Schneider Logistics and Schneider National Honor 32 Carriers at Annual Conference

    New awards highlight quality service in Canada and Mexico

    GREEN BAY, WIS., September 26 /CNW/ - Schneider Logistics and Schneider
National, Inc., premier providers of transportation, logistics and intermodal
services, hosted their fifth annual Carrier Recognition Conference in Green
Bay, Wis., on Sept. 11, 2007. At the daylong event, 32 carriers were honored
with awards for operational performance, exceptional service and ease of
conducting business.

    Schneider Logistics presented Carrier of the Year awards to 15 different
service providers. Schneider Logistics' Transportation Management division
awarded the distinction to nine carriers. The Intermodal division of Schneider
National recognized five other carriers with the award and also named CSX
Intermodal of Jacksonville, Fla., as its Railroad Carrier of the Year.

    Two new areas of distinction were added to this year's ceremony in
recognition of the increased freight volume being transported into both Canada
and Mexico. Schneider presented awards to Caravan Logistics (Oakville,
Ontario) and HG (El Milagro, CP) as Canadian Carrier of the Year and Mexican
Carrier of the Year, respectively.

    "The success of our customers is predicated on having a good relationship
with carriers," said Bill Miller, vice president, supply chain management at
Schneider Logistics. "Rewarding our carriers for their continued dedication
and excellent service is our way of demonstrating our appreciation for their
efforts. They are true partners with us in meeting -- and exceeding --
customers' needs." Miller continued by thanking Doug Frank (director,
logistics support services) and his team for orchestrating the event.

    Approximately 200 people from across North America converged at historic
Lambeau Field to attend the conference, "Disaster Strikes: Foundation for a
Road to Recovery." General Russel L. Honore, Commanding General, 1st Army, and
leader of the recovery efforts following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita,
presented lessons learned from his work in restoring the areas affected by the

    In addition, a panel of transportation experts shared best practices in
security and disaster recovery for carriers.

    The conference also offered updates on other areas of the transportation
industry as well as an economic update on market conditions from Schneider
National's corporate economist, Noel Perry.

    2007 award winners include:

    Schneider Logistics Carriers of the Year

    AAA Cooper Transportation (Dothan, Ala.); Cross Country Courier
(Bismarck, N.D.); FedEx Freight System (Memphis, Tenn.); FirstExpress, Inc.
(Nashville, Tenn.); Go To Transport (Bay City, Mich.); Heartland Express
(North Liberty, Iowa); JB Hunt Transport (Lowell, Ark.); Landstar Ranger
(Jacksonville, Fla.); Lanter Delivery Systems (Madison, Ill.); Light Express
(Ashland, Ohio); Merchants' Forwarding Company (Melvindale, Mich.); Roadlink
USA Midwest (Bethlehem, Pa.); TC & Sons Trucking (Wolcott, Conn.); Triple
Crown Services (Ft. Wayne, Ind.); TST Overland Express (Mississauga, Ontario)

    Schneider Transportation Management Carriers of the Year

    A.N. Webber, Inc. (Chebanse, Ill.); Carroll Fulmer Logistics Corporation
(Groveland, Fla.); De Porto Transport, Inc. (Frankfort, Ill.); Metropolitan
Trucking (Maywood, N.J.); Superb Trucking (Menominee, Wis.); Tango Transport
(Hall Summit, La.); Transportation with Knowledge (Fontana, Calif.); Trico
Trucking, LLC (Memphis, Tenn.); Wentling Transportation (Coplay, Pa.)

    Schneider Intermodal Carriers of the Year

    Horizon Freight Systems (Forth Worth, Texas); Madaris Transportation
(Kansas City, MO/Laredo, Texas); Route 1 Transport (Rowland Heights, Calif.);
TGS Transportation (Fresno, Calif.); US 1 Logistics (Valparaiso, Ind.)

    Railroad Carrier of the Year

    CSX Intermodal (Jacksonville, Fla.)

    Canadian Carrier of the Year

    Caravan Logistics (Oakville, Ontario)

    Mexican Carrier of the Year

    HG (El Milagro, CP)

    About Schneider National, Inc.

    Schneider National, Inc. is a premier provider of truckload, logistics
and intermodal services. Serving more than two-thirds of the FORTUNE 500
companies, Schneider National offers the broadest portfolio of services in the
industry. The company's transportation and logistics solutions include
One-Way, Intermodal, Transportation Management, Dedicated and Bulk. With
wholly owned subsidiaries Schneider Logistics, American Port Services and
American Overseas Air Freight, Schneider National is the only truckload
carrier to offer customers end-to-end domestic and international logistics

    Headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., Schneider National has provided expert
transportation and logistics solutions for more than 70 years. A $3.7 billion
company, Schneider National conducts business in more than 28 countries in
North America, Europe and Asia and continues to grow its international service
offerings. For more information about Schneider National, visit or call (800) 558-6767.

For further information:

For further information: Hiebing Erin Elliott (800) 558-6701, Ext. 3555
(608) 268-4405 or Schneider National, Inc. Janet
Bonkowski (920) 592-2865 (o) (920) 655-0381 (m)

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