Cincinnati, Ohio Total Quality Logistics (TQL) announced today that it was recently featured as one of twelve U.S. companies selected as exemplar case studies of innovative service providers by the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation.
The agency conducted a research study titled Seizing the White Space: Innovative Service Concepts in the United States. The study analyzed American companies that have developed new service concepts and business models, and are redesigning their organizational structure to drive innovation. The agency focused on four main industries that push the economy. These four areas include; insurance and financial services, professional services, wholesale and retail trade, and logistics. TQL was selected as one of three logistics based companies and is featured for its recruiting strategy and IT platform that allows it to provide exceptional customer service capabilities.
The report was generated with the intent of being utilized by the service industry in Finland. The Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation compiled the results of the study to be used by Finnish business leaders to generate innovation and growth in the economy.
"We have found a business model that works for us," says Ken Oaks, President and CEO of TQL. "We are honored to have been given the chance to share our insight with other industry leaders."
ABOUT TOTAL QUALITY LOGISTICS (www.TQL.com)
Total Quality Logistics is a premier non-asset based third party logistics providerthat works with thousands of companies nationwide in facilitating their truckload freight shipments. Consistently ranked as one of America s fastest growing privately held companies by INC 500, TQL strives to be the most trusted and reliable transportation provider in the business. In 2006, Total Quality Logistics was a finalist in the Greater Cincinnati Best Places to Work competition. To learn more about TQL and its superior service or for employment opportunities visit www.TQL.com.
ABOUT THE FINISH FUNDING AGENCY OF INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY
The Finish Funding Agency of Innovation and Technology is the main funding provider for public research and development in Finland, utilizing technology programs to distribute it s financing and services to areas that serve both business and society. The agency funds projects that will advance the Finnish economy through corporate innovation and risk. The projects completed by the agency have been enhancing Finnish innovation environment for twenty years.