FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 7, 2007
Contact: Dawn Cross
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Tango Transport’s Dedicated Services Continues to Expand and Secure New Partners
SHREVEPORT – Tango Transport recently announced its partnership with Temple-Inland, the third largest manufacturer of corrugated packaging in North America.
Tango will provide Temple-Inland up to 54 trucks that will run mostly throughout the Ark-La-Tex region. Freight will consist of paper rolls, corrugated boxes and scrap from Temple-Inland’s paper mills and box plants.
“Temple-Inland has nine facilities and many customers within this area,” Brian Haynes, director of dedicated services for Tango Transport, said. “Tango Transport’s dedicated services has a strong presence in the Ark-La-Tex and our freight matches Temple-Inland’s business needs.”
Tango’s reputation for stellar customer service and its strong operations staff helped Tango secure the new account.
“Temple-Inland wanted to partner with a company that had experience operating a dedicated fleet and is able to provide the service that we and our customers require,” Mike Blackwell, vice president of transportation of Temple-Inland, said. “We felt that Tango Transport cares about doing the job right and understands our commitment to
serving our customers.” Drivers with the Temple-Inland account can expect about 2,300 miles a week with home time on the weekends. Individuals interested in working for Tango Transport should call 866-873-9137.
Established in 1991 with two trucks and two trailers by the father-and-son team Robert E. and BJ Gorman, Tango Transport is one of the largest trucking companies in the country, serving all 48 continuous states, Mexico and Canada and carries dry goods for companies such as General Motors, FedEx, Peterbilt, York International, International Paper and Weyerhaeuser. Today, more than 800 drivers and 2,000 trailers strong, Tango Transport credits its achievement to a commitment to integrity, continued excellence and innovation.