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Jun
2024

Landstar Recognized on Logistics Management’s List of Top 50 3PL Providers

Logistics Management magazine, a monthly publication that updates readers on logistics industry news, recognized Landstar System, Inc. on its list of the Top 50 third-party logistics providers.

Logistics Management announced the list on June 1, 2024, which featured both U.S. and global companies.

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27

Jun
2024

Landstar Named Among Top 100 For-Hire Carriers in 2024 by Transport Topics

Landstar System, Inc., ranked No. 10 on the 2024 Transport Topics Top 100 For-Hire Carriers list. Landstar also ranked in several sub-categories of the For-Hire Carriers list, including:

Additionally, Landstar ranked No. 26 on the 2024 Transport Topics Top 100 Logistics Companies list and No. 6 in the Freight Brokerage sub-category of the list.

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26

Jun
2024

Landstar BCO Takes First Place at Illinois Truck Driving Championship

According to the Illinois Trucking Association (ITA), which hosts the event, “The ITA Professional Truck Driving Championship (TDC) is an annual event that showcases the ‘Best of the Best’ in our trucking industry.” Professional truck drivers come from all over Illinois to compete in three tests: a written exam, a pre-trip vehicle inspection and a driving course to assess their precision and safety on the road. 

Heck says she began preparing for the June competition in mid-February, studying in her free time and navigating a self-made obstacle course with fellow BCOs Paul Blessing and Keith Breeding, who also took part in the competition. 

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