2013 NEWS & PRESS RELEASES
Old Dominion Relocates Amarillo Service Center
Larger facility to meet growing demand in Texas Panhandle
AMARILLO, Texas(July 29, 2013) – Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. today opened its new 32-door service center in Amarillo, Texas, more than doubling the company’s shipping capacity in the Texas Panhandle.
The recently relocated Amarillo Service Center employs 15 people and contains numerous upgrades, including 20 additional doors and an expanded loading dock.
Strategically located along east-west Interstate 40, the facility transports a diverse range of freight, often tied to the region’s robust agricultural, oil and natural gas industries.
“We are incredibly proud of our state-of-the-art facility, which helps us mark Old Dominion’s 12th year in Amarillo,”said Todd Marshall, manager of the Amarillo Service Center. “We look forward to continued growth and maintaining our promise of delivering premium service to our customers from our improved service center.”
The facility provides direct service throughoutthe Texas Panhandle (including Amarillo, Hereford, Borger, Dumas, Dalhart and Pampa), in addition to Tucumcari, N.M., and Elk City, Okla.
The service center is located at 611 N Williams St. in Amarillo, and is one of 18 Old Dominion service centers operating in Texas.
For more about Old Dominion, visit www.odfl.com or call (800) 432-6335.
About Old Dominion Freight Line
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODFL) is a leading, less-than-truckload (“LTL”), union-free company providing regional, inter-regional and national LTL service. In addition to its core LTL services, the Company offers its customers a broad range of logistics services including ground and air expedited transportation, supply chain consulting, transportation management, truckload brokerage, container delivery and warehousing. In addition, Old Dominion offers a consumer product for household moving: OD Household Services. Through strategic partnerships, the Company also offers international freight forwarding services throughout the world. OD consistently has one of the lowest claims ratio and best time on-time records in the industry. For more than 79 years, Old Dominion has been helping the world keep promises.
In 2013, Old Dominion was recognized again with numerous awards for company leadership in the industry: Forbes Magazine named Old Dominion as one of America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies; NASSTRAC honored the company as 2013 Carrier of the Year; Mastio & Company ranked Old Dominion as No. 1 National LTL carrier for the third consecutive year in a row; Inbound Logistics named the company to its 75 Green Supply Chain Partners (G75) List; For the 4th consecutive year, Logistics Management honored OD with the Quest for Quality Award; and CIO magazine recognized Old Dominion for IT Excellence with the CIO 100 Award for the fifth consecutive year. More information can be found at www.odfl.com.