CHERRY HILL, NJ – September 06, 2012 – AmeriQuest Transportation Services, a leading provider of truck fleet management services, financial solutions, and operational support services, has announced today it has re-launched its partnership with the Food Marketing Institute (FMI).
The AmeriQuest program, formerly known as FoodFleetXchange, will provide additional value-added programs, products, and services to FMI members, assisting them in reducing fleet operating costs.
The Food Marketing Institute represents 1,250 food retailers and wholesalers, comprised of large multi-store chains, regional firms and independent supermarkets with a combined annual sales volume of $650 billion. These members will now be able to take advantage of the following services through the AmeriQuest program: Group Purchasing. FMI members can save up to 20 percent on tires, parts,and supplies with access to programs from more than 100 of the industry’s leading suppliers. Fleet Planning & Strategic Financing. AmeriQuest provides strategic truck financing and fleet planning to assist companies with finding the optimal vehicle lifecycle and best financial structure for their fleets. Used Trucks. ameriquestusedtrucks.com is home to one of the largest inventories available of low mileage, late model used trucks. Members also have a resource for the sale and remarketing of its used inventory. National Breakdown Service. FMI members benefit from access to a 24/7 call center for tire and mechanical breakdowns. FMI has negotiated an exclusive rate for this breakdown service.
Food Marketing Institute proudly advocates on behalf of the food retail industry. FMI’s U.S. members operate nearly 40,000 retail food stores and 25,000 pharmacies, representing a combined annual sales volume of almost $770 billion. Through programs in public affairs, food safety, research, education and industry relations, FMI offers resources and provides valuable benefits to more than 1,225 food retail and wholesale member companies in the United States and around the world. FMI membership covers the spectrum of diverse venues where food is sold, including single owner grocery stores, large multi-store supermarket chains and mixed retail stores. For more information, visit www.fmi.org and for information regarding the FMI foundation, visit www.fmifoundation.org.
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