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Lynden ranked the #7 top business in Alaska by Alaska Business Monthly

Posted on Fri, Oct 07, 2011

Top 49ers - Alaska Business Monthly Alaska Business Monthly magazine ranked Lynden Inc. #7 among Alaskan-owned and operated companies. Lynden provides 700 jobs in Alaska and almost 2,200 jobs worldwide.

“These Top 49er companies show strength and power,” said Jim Martin, president and general manager of Alaska Business Monthly. “They are our Superheroes of Success. I have studied these companies for years and am amazed by their flexibility, growth and wisdom."

You can read more in Alaska Business Monthly's report (PDF) on the Top 49 Alaskan-owned and operated companies.

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Lynden Transport named Toyota Logistics Partner of 2010

Posted on Thu, Jul 14, 2011

After reviewing the performance of all transportation carriers it uses in the U.S., Toyota gave Lynden Transport the highest marks and named the company its Small/Support Logistics Partner of 2010. For more than a decade, Lynden Transport has handled the weekly shipping of Toyota parts from its Fife, WA service center to dealers in Anchorage, Fairbanks and Juneau.

Toyota Logistics partner award
Photo: From left, Bill Johansen of Lynden Transport with Nancy Greenburg and Jason Chappell of Toyota.

“Lynden's ocean service remains unmatched in the industry. No other carrier is able to provide the same level of damage-free, on-time deliveries while maintaining outstanding customer service,” says Nancy Greenburg, Logistics Coordinator for Toyota. “We enjoy the business partnership we have built with Lynden over the years and look forward to many successful years to come.” Lynden is only the second carrier from the Toyota Portland distribution center ever selected for a national award. The award evaluation was based on the following criteria: cost/efficiency, invoicing, account management, safety, quality, damage, on time performance, equipment, manpower availability and process improvements.

“This award is a tribute to our operations and customer service teams for their day-to-day contributions,” says Lynden Transport Regional Sales Manager Bill Johansen. “We were very excited to receive this recognition.”

Tags: Shipping and project logistics, Toyota Logistics Partner, Freight logistics, Lynden Transport, Top Alaskan companies

Lynden ranked the 7th top business in Alaska

Posted on Wed, Dec 22, 2010

Alaska Business Monthly magazine and the Alaska State Chamber of Commerce ranked Lynden Inc. seventh among 40 Alaskan-owned and operated companies. Lynden provides 698 jobs in Alaska and 2,164 jobs worldwide. “These companies have weathered the storm, and have come out on top, providing jobs, dividends and a host of other benefits to the Alaska and worldwide economies,” says Jim Martin, Alaska Business Monthly President.

You can read more in Alaska Business Monthly's report (PDF) on the Top 49 Alaskan-owned and -operated companies.

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