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November 8, 2021 News

Reasons To Be Thankful For Our Drivers

At this time of year and with Thanksgiving quickly approaching, we reflect on what means the most to us.


Especially in 2020, it became evident how much our lives depended upon truck drivers and their deliveries during the pandemic. If you think about it, none of the paper goods and supplies, cleaning products, food, drinks, and other groceries would be available at our grocery stores without them having been delivered by a truck driver first. Sure there are different modes of delivery transportation, but ground transportation is the most popular for these deliveries.


thankful for drivers

The grocery stores are not the only businesses that depend upon truck drivers; thousands of companies around the globe would not be able to run their businesses without the reliable transportation delivery systems we have in place today. So with that said, truck drivers are without a doubt essential workers that we have in this country, and we are here to give an extra special thank you and say that we recognize you and appreciate all that you do.


There are many reasons to be thankful for truck drivers, but here are just a few reasons to be thankful for truck drivers.


They Make The Roads A Safer Place


Professional truck drivers have to go through specialized training to make sure they know how to properly operate the vehicles they are driving and the rules of the road. And, they’re also on the street and driving more than the typical American person. 


With this said, truck drivers actively work together to ensure that the road is safe for vehicles of all kinds. They have also been known to stop and assist drivers on the side of the road who need help, as well as helping emergency vehicles that are on the side of the road and need an extra hand.


They Are Incredibly Insightful 


Because truck drivers spend most of their time on the road, they tend to have the best stories and experiences to share. Not only can this be incredibly entertaining, but it can also be helpful to management. 


Truck drivers see and take note of other companies’ processes regarding truck driving and can make super valuable suggestions on optimizing your company’s delivery system.


AFP Global Logistics Thanks Our Drivers!


For over 30 years, AFP Global Logistics has been one of the premier logistics companies in the country. We know that our domestic ground delivery would be impossible without our excellent drivers. With this said, we would like to thank you for all that you do – today and every day!


Need help with your ground deliveries? Let AFP Global Logistics get the job done for you. Contact us today at 800-274-1237, email us at, or fill out our quick and easy contact form here!


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