OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Compass Minerals (NYSE: CMP) recently presented a number of its logistics providers with service excellence awards.
Eighteen companies from the United States and Canada were recognized by Angelo Brisimitzakis, Compass Minerals president and CEO, as companies that consistently provided excellent service, innovation and logistics solutions.
"Each company's selection for an award is a significant achievement, which only a few logistics providers accomplished," Brisimitzakis said. "We appreciate their dedication to providing outstanding service, and we look forward to continuing to build strong relationships with our logistics suppliers." The company works with more than 350 logistics providers.
The following companies were recognized:
- A Duie Pyle Co., West Chester, Penn.
- American Commercial Lines, Inc., Jeffersonville, Ind.
- Dahlsten Truck Line, Inc., Clay Center, Neb.
- Davis Cartage Co., Corunna, Mich.
- Go To Transportation, Inc., Green Bay, Wisc.
- Gold Star Transportation, Inc., Overland Park, Kan.
- Jim Brown Trucking, Orangeville, Ontario
- Jim Scott Enterprises, Ltd., Exeter, Ontario
- LaGrou Distribution Systems, Inc., Des Plaines, Ill.
- National Cartage, Regina, Saskatchewan
- Nationwide Transportation, Shawnee, Kan.
- OrTran, Inc., Kansas City, Mo.
- Osburn Industry/Motor City Materials, Taylor, Mich.
- Progressive Rail, Inc., Lakeville, Minn.
- Rose Cartage Service, Inc., Chicago Heights, Ill.
- Werner Enterprises, Inc., Omaha, Neb.
- Utah Packaging, Inc., West Fargo, N.D.
About Compass Minerals
Based in the Kansas City metropolitan area, Compass Minerals is a leading producer of minerals, including salt, sulfate of potash specialty fertilizer and magnesium chloride. The company provides highway deicing salt to customers in North America and the United Kingdom and specialty fertilizer to growers worldwide. Compass Minerals also produces consumer deicing and water conditioning products, ingredients used in consumer and commercial foods, and other mineral-based products for consumer, agricultural and industrial applications. Compass Minerals also provides records management services to businesses throughout the U.K.
SOURCE: Compass Minerals
Peggy Landon, 913-344-9315
Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications