Panhandle Transportation Group is a subsidiary of Affiliated Foods, Inc. and naturally, the delivery conveyance to member retailers and food service accounts. PTG drivers logged over 27 million miles to member stores in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Colorado, Kansas, Arizona and Arkansas. Average miles per route came to 671 this year, total retail loads shipped came to 38,979 loads.
Training and safety are paramount in transportation. Through PTG’s Safety Awareness Program, 97 drivers were awarded Safety Awards at the Safety Awards Banquet held earlier in the year, a combined total of 701 years of accident free driving. In August PTG held the annual Truck ‘Road-e-o’. The event is a timed competition driven over an obstacle course similar to actual driving conditions. The two top drivers competed in the International competition with drivers from around the world.
PTG is dedicated to serving our member retailers and food service customers with superior equipment and safe, competent, professional drivers with accurate and on — time deliveries. Our commitment to excellence.