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Southeastern Receives Eaton’s 2015 Supplier Excellence Award

Four original employees celebrate 35 years with company

LEXINGTON, S.C. (Oct. 18, 2016) Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, has received the 2015 Supplier Excellence Award from diversified industrial manufacturer, Eaton.

The Supplier Excellence Award is presented annually to suppliers based on quality, productivity, cost reduction, innovation and technological advances. Southeastern was selected for providing exceptional quality and on-time performance. In addition, Southeastern was also recognized for its contribution to cost and inventory management, increased capacity for shorter lead times, increased factory productivity, customer service, contingency planning, electronic commerce and waste reduction.

Eaton presented the award to Southeastern at the 2016 Eaton Supplier Conference in Cleveland, Ohio.

“As one of 74,000 suppliers globally, being recognized to receive this award from Eaton is a true testament to our commitment to deliver “best in class service” to our customers,” said Tommy Keeton, national account manager, Southeastern Freight Lines. “We have a great partner in Eaton and look forward to continuing our work with them for many years to come.”

The Supplier Excellence Award reflects Southeastern’s excellence in the industry and its goal to maintain a “quality without question” culture.


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