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Schreiber Foods names D&D Sexton supplier of year

This marks the fourth year that D&D Sexton has taken home this honor, previously earning this distinction in 2003, 2009 and 2010. (Courtesy: D&D Sexton)

The Trucker News Services

2/12/2014

CARTHAGE, Mo — D&D Sexton has earned the Supplier of the Year 2013 award in the transportation category for Schreiber Foods.

Quality is a major component of being an outstanding supplier to Schreiber and D&D works hard to deliver that quality, the company said in a news release. 

Schreiber is the largest employee-owned dairy company in the world, the leading supplier of store-brand cheese to the grocery industry, and the largest supplier of process cheese to the foodservice industry with 15 production plants in the U.S. and several abroad.

This marks the fourth year that D&D Sexton has taken home this honor, previously earning this distinction in 2003, 2009 and 2010.

The Carthage, Mo.-based carrier strives to provide outstanding transportation service to Schreiber Foods’ customers as well as their entire customer base, the news release said. 

D&D Sexton, established in 1981, currently operates 150 tractors, 350 refrigerated trailers, and has 192 full-time employees.

For nearly 32 years, the company has continued to grow and specialize in the delivery of multi-drop, time-sensitive food products.

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