Saia LTL Freight App Now Available
JOHNS CREEK, GA, Jan 31, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) has launched the Saia LTL Freight app.
Designed to help shippers keep pace in today's busy work environment,
the free app offers users a variety of tracking, scheduling and
viewing options -- anytime, anywhere.
-- Track shipments via multiple options -- by pro, bill of lading (BOL),
shipper, or purchase order number. Any option provides users the same
detailed shipment movement history.
-- View imaged documents. If a shipper needs proof of delivery or a BOL,
they can view these documents after logging into a secure section of
-- Generate a quote for a shipment.
-- Schedule a pickup from anywhere.
-- Select any of the carrier's "Guaranteed Select" service options.
-- Contact a variety of Saia LTL Freight personnel simply by selecting
any e-mail from the provided contact list or by calling the 800
customer service number.
"The introduction of our app is an exciting milestone for the company,"
explained Saia Vice President of Marketing and Customer Service Sally
Buchholz. "Its launch comes on the heels of our re-designed LTL
freight website and brand new corporate website -- both of which are
tablet-friendly. As shippers further integrate their mobile devices
into their supply chains, it's important they have the tools they
need to keep their shipments moving efficiently."
The app is available for the Apple iPhone(R), iPod Touch, and the
iPad. It is optimized for the iPhone 5 and requires iOS 4.3 or later.
An Android(TM) app is currently in development and will be available
for download in March.
About Saia, Inc.
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) is a $1 billion corporation offering
customers a wide range of less-than-truckload, non-asset truckload,
and logistic services through three service groups, the primary of
which operates 147 terminals in 34 states and is home to the
industry-exclusive Customer Service Indicators and Xtreme Guarantee.
With headquarters in Georgia, Saia, Inc. employs 8,000 people
nationwide. Saia LTL Freight has been recognized by the American
Trucking Associations Safety Management Council with first place
honors for its outstanding safety record. For more information on
Saia, Inc. or any of the service groups, visit www.saiacorp.com.
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For more information, contact:
Jeannie S. Jump
Saia Corporate Public Relations Coordinator
SOURCE: Saia, Inc.
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