Canadian carriers, couriers on Forbes employer list

TORONTO, ON – Several Canadian fleets have been recognized in Forbes Magazine’s list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2017.

Recognized in the transportation and logistics category are FedEx (44), Rosedale Group (92), Armour Transportation Systems (14), TransForce (169), Canada Cartage (177), Bison (196), DHL (210), Purolator (225) and UPS (268).

The publication surveys more than 8,000 workers to determine, on a scale of zero to 10, how likely they would recommend their employer to someone else, and how they felt about other employers in their respective industry.

The list includes 300 employers across 25 industries.

John G. Smith is the editorial director of Newcom Media's trucking and supply chain publications -- including Today's Trucking,, TruckTech, Transport Routier, Inside Logistics, Solid Waste & Recycling, and Road Today. The award-winning journalist has covered the trucking industry since 1995.

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