Express-1 Announces Prestigious Expedite Award from Johnson Controls

Express-1, Inc. (Express-1), a wholly owned subsidiary of Express-1 Expedited Solutions, Inc. (AMEX:XPO) announced today that it was the recipient of the prestigious 'Ground Expedite Provider Award' for 2009.

Johnson Controls (NYSE:JCI) is a global leader in automotive experience, building efficiency and power solutions. Johnson Controls reported revenue of $38 billion for the last fiscal year ended September 30, 2008, and net income of $979 million for the same period. The award was based upon the level of customer services and on-time deliveries that Express-1 provided.

Commenting on the award, XPO's CEO, Michael Welch, said, "We are very proud of this award because it represents the culmination of hard work for our employees and independent contractors at Express-1. This award validates our commitment to customer service."

Jeff Curry, President of Express-1 added, "I share Mike's enthusiasm with our employee dedication to get the job done. Express-1 has worked diligently with Johnson Controls to provide viable solutions to their expedite needs and we have delivered."