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Southeastern Freight Lines’ Shreveport Service Center Celebrates 20 Years of Service

Three original employees celebrate 20 years with company

LEXINGTON, S.C. (March 29, 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 Shreveport, Louisiana, service center this March.

Originally opened for business in March of 1996, the Shreveport service center features 54 doors and 53 associates.

Three original employees are also celebrating anniversaries at the service center this month. Tim Joyce, pick-up and delivery driver, Richard Laux, linehaul driver, and Ken Bazzell, regional vice president of sales, have been with the Shreveport service center since its opening in 1996 and are celebrating 20 years with the company.

“After 20 years of service in Shreveport, our team is continuing to make a significant impact in our market through the quality without question culture our company operates by,” said Jacob Smith, service center manager, Southeastern Freight Lines. “Through state of the art equipment and extraordinary service, we have built lasting relationships with our customers and look forward to another 20 years of service in Shreveport.”

The Shreveport service center was the 48th 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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