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General rate increase (GRI) effective December 1, 2015

Dear valued customer,

NEMF will be implementing a 4.9% general rate increase effective Tuesday December 1, 2015. All published floor minimum charges will be increased by $3.00.

While NEMF remains committed to exceeding your expectations we are faced with increased costs associated with insurance premiums, tolls, regulatory mandates, new equipment, technology upgrades, and the continuing shortage of qualified truck drivers.

Should you have further questions, please feel free to contact your Sales Account Executive.

Rick Bowden
Vice President Yield Management

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NEMF Opens Joliet, Illinois Terminal

New England Motor Freight (NEMF), one of the leading providers of multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced the opening of a new service center in Joliet, IL effective October 12, 2015. The 4.5 acre terminal is located at 23448 West Eames St., Channahon, Illinois. The 35-door facility will be run by Terminal Manager Miguel Llano.
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NEMF Welcomes Miguel Llano as Joliet Terminal Manager

New England Motor Freight (NEMF) is pleased to announce that Miguel Llano has joined NEMF as Terminal Manager at the new Joliet Terminal, 23348 West Eames Street, Channahon, IL. He will have overall responsibility for day-to-day operations of the 35-door facility.

Miguel has over 20 years of transportation experience, with a unique blend of LTL, Express Courier and Managed Warehouse operations under his belt.

Miguel and his wife Monica live close by in Plainfield, Il. They have a son Andy, and also daughters Lexi and Sabrina. On those precious hours away from trucking, you may find Miguel at the paintball park, travelling or dancing. Miguel is a loyal Bears and White Sox fan. When it comes to hockey, who else but the Blackhawks.

NEMF Welcomes Plainfield Account Executive Bill Citerone

New England Motor Freight (NEMF) is pleased to announce that Bill Citerone has joined NEMF as Account Executive at the South Plainfield Terminal, 310 Hollywood Avenue, South Plainfield, NJ.

Bill most recently worked for R + L Carriers where he worked for 14 years. He has over 39 years in the transportation industry in both operations and sales working for companies such as Shulman Air Freight, Preston Trucking Company and Watkins Motor Lines.

Bill resides in Haddonfield, NJ with his wife of 36 years, Heidy. They have a daughter, Samantha and son, Mark. In his spare time, Bill is also a weekend musician. He and his band members volunteer their services for everything from Cancer drives to hospital benefits. He was also fully involved in Boy Scouts with his son for 6 years.

Bill also volunteered trucking services for the Special Olympics in 2014. He donated his time to move a modular boardwalk to the location in Trenton, help set it up and then returned it. He received a letter of recognition from the Special Olympics. He had also volunteered his services for 6 days in NY and CT delivering generators after Sandy.

NEMF Promotes Luke Heck to Consolidation Manager

Luke Heck has been promoted to Consolidation Manager at NEMF (New England Motor Freight).

Luke joined NEMF in 2004 as a dock worker in 2007 he was appointed the on-site coordinator at the Borders Book warehouse and he excelled in that role, he then became an operations supervisor in Harrisburg in 2011 and has been charged with supervising the consolidation for the past three years.

Luke is engaged to Tiana and he resides in Mechancisburg with his German shepherd and four cats. In his spare time he enjoys the outdoors especially camping and fishing.

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