|By PR Newswire||
|September 17, 2012 11:01 AM EDT|
LENEXA, Kan., Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, National Truck Driver Awareness Week runs from Sept. 16-22. To celebrate, Freightquote is partnering with Midway Truck Stop & Travel Plaza to hand out free Joe's Blend coffee and doughnuts to all the truck drivers who visit Midway from 7-9 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19.
"This is a great opportunity to thank our nation's dedicated truck drivers for simply getting the job done and done well," said Joe Bechtold, owner of Midway and namesake of the now famous Joe's Blend coffee. On that note, Freightquote Vice President of Operations, Lance Huggins remarked, "We value our relationships with carriers across the nation. This is just a small token of our respect and admiration for them."
Along with the complimentary breakfast, there will be opportunities for the drivers to interact with Freightquote and Midway employees. All truck drivers who are traveling Interstate 70 across Missouri are encouraged to stop by.
Freightquote and its subsidiaries serve freight shipping customers' needs across North America. The company currently has approximately 1,200 employees nationwide and annualized revenues exceeding $520 million. Founded in 1998 by Tim Barton, Freightquote delivers a vast array of freight services for a large and diverse customer base. These services enable customers to instantly quote and compare freight rates of hundreds of national and regional freight carriers. Freightquote specializes in creating customized freight solutions to meet their customers' needs, including truckload, LTL, expedited LTL and intermodal freight options.
Visit http://www.freightquote.com for more information, or call (800) 323-5441 to reach Freightquote directly. Be sure to check out Freightquote's Blog and connect with them via Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.