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Southeastern Freight Lines’ New Orleans Service Center Celebrates 20 Years of Service

Two original employees celebrate 20 years with company

LEXINGTON, S.C. (March 10, 2016) Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, is celebrating 20 years of quality without question service from its New Orleans, Louisiana, service center this March.

Originally opened for business in March of 1996, the New Orleans service center, located at 1525 Sams Avenue, features 76 dock doors and employs 75 associates.

The service center is also celebrating Account Managers Kenny Barrett and Richard Furtado, two original associates who have been with the New Orleans service center since its opening in 1996 and are celebrating 20 years with the company.

“The New Orleans service center has thrived for two decades in this region, experiencing growth as a direct result of our dedication to putting customers first,” said Scott Chamberlin, service center manager, Southeastern Freight Lines. “Through our professional drivers, state of the art equipment and quality without question service model, we look forward to many more years of continued growth and success.”

The New Orleans service center was the 46th service center opened by Southeastern Freight Lines since its founding in 1950. Since then, the company operates 88 service centers spanning 14 states, Canada and Puerto Rico and has undergone numerous upgrades in trucks and trucking technologies.


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