Tree Top Inc has honored three trucking firms as part of the company's Core Carrier of the Year recognition program. E A Trucking of Irwindale CA was chosen Truckload Carrier of the Year; Oak Harbor of Yakima WA was chosen LTL Carrier of the Year; and Beverage Distributors, also of Yakima, was chosen Tank Carrier of the Year.
Tree Top's Core Carrier Program includes 18 trucking companies. Each one's performance was measured by Tree Top staff members who work with them daily. Although there are 12 specific measurement areas, emphasis is placed on "level of service." The Core Carrier Program was established in 1999 by Tree Top in recognition of its transportation requirements.
Selah WA-based Tree Top is a grower-owned fruit processing cooperative with seven plant facilities in Washington, Oregon, and California.