The leader in transport and logistics recognized for its efforts in terms of sustainable development
GREEN BAY, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a leading multimodal provider of trucking, intermodal and logistics services, is pleased to announce that the company has been honored as a PepsiCo Asset Sustainability Carrier of the Year 2021 by the international food and beverage company.
PepsiCo’s award recognizes Schneider’s more than 20 years of service and support in addition to the company’s sustainability commitments.
“We appreciate our long relationship with PepsiCo,” said John Bozec, senior vice president and general manager of Schneider’s Van Truckload. “Being recognized for our service as well as our efforts to improve sustainability across the industry is significant recognition of the investments we make in our drivers, equipment and operations to constantly improve and reduce our impact on the environment. Both organizations have evolved and set ambitious goals to achieve in this area and we are on track to achieve these goals. »
Schneider is committed to reducing emissions, with goals such as reducing CO2 emissions by 60% per mile and achieving carbon neutrality for all company-owned facilities by 2035. sustainable transportation . Schneider is also a 12-time winner of the SmartWay Excellence Award.
“Fleet decarbonization is critical to PepsiCo’s goal of achieving net zero emissions by 2040. That’s why we’re partnering with transportation providers like Schneider who continue to make advancements in equipment and technology to reduce emissions,” said Roberta Barbieri, vice president of global sustainability at PepsiCo. “With our scale, our reach, and the support of partners like Schneider, we can drive positive change at a systemic level, within and beyond our own value chain.”
As experts in the shipping industry, Schneider works with customers to determine how shipping fits into their overall emission reduction goals, looking at network optimization, reducing empty miles, consolidating freight and determining the right modes of transportation – whether dedicated, intermodal or using multiple modes. thanks to Schneider Capacity StackingSM. Analytics-based tools, such as Schneider’s FreightPower® digital platform, also help customers assess the most efficient routes and modes of transportation.
Find out how Schneider is advancing freight in a sustainable way.
Schneider is a leading provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services. Offering one of the broadest portfolios in the industry, Schneider’s solutions include regional and long haul truckloads, expedited, dedicated, bulk, intermodal, brokerage, warehousing, supply chain management supply, port logistics and logistics consulting.
With annual sales of $5.6 billion, Schneider has safely delivered a superior customer experience and invested in innovation for over 85 years. The company’s digital marketplace, Schneider FreightPower®, is revolutionizing the industry by giving shippers access to an extensive and highly flexible capacity network and provides carriers with unparalleled access to quality drop-in freight. and hook” – Always Delivering, Always Ahead.
For more information about Schneider, visit Schneider.com or follow the company socially on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter: @WeAreSchneider.
Source: Schneider NDR
Kara Leiterman, Media Relations Manager