On January 14, 2015, Curt Metzler, Sr. Manager of Global Transportation for Alcon Laboratories presented Jim Richards, President and CEO and Travis McCain of KLLM Transport Services / Frozen Food Express (FFE) with Alcon’s Global Carrier Partner of the Year Award for 2014. KLLM / FFE was selected based upon service quality and performance, loss and damage events, customer service, claims resolution and overall commitment to partnership. Each year Alcon recognizes and honors carriers that have consistently exceeded the transportation and logistics demands set forth by the pharmaceutical manufacturer.
Alcon has a nearly 70-year heritage built on trust. Founded in 1945, Alcon has grown from a small ophthalmic shop to the second-largest division of Novartis, one of the most successful and respected healthcare companies in the world. Our long history of delivering innovative and high-quality products that enhance people’s lives and vision has helped Alcon become the global leader in eye care, and has helped establish our strong reputation throughout the global eye care community.