WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 20, 2009 – A. Duie Pyle recently upgraded its communications network and enhanced operations using an integrated voice and data solution from Qwest Communications (NYSE: Q). Qwest connected 20 A. Duie Pyle locations, including its West Chester headquarters campus and the company’s network of service centers and warehouses with Qwest iQ Networking. By implementing Qwest’s solution, this privately owned company was able to prioritize between Internet and private data, allowing the company the flexibility needed to properly manage its network, and at less cost than its unmanaged network with their previous provider.
Family-owned and operated for 85 years, A. Duie Pyle is the premier provider of transportation and logistics services in the northeast United States. Pyle's resources include 835 trucks; more than 2 million square feet of public and contract warehousing and distribution space; and a wide range of specialized equipment to meet the needs of customers in the Northeast.
Jim Dobson, director of Information Technology, A. Duie Pyle:
"As a geographically diverse business, we’re investing in our future by working with a single provider that is capable of consolidating and managing our entire network. We identified a need and Qwest delivered an integrated voice and data solution tailored to address it. We continue to provide outstanding service with even greater predictability to our customers.”
Chris Ancell, executive vice president, Qwest Business Markets Group:
“Qwest attracts new customers, like A. Duie Pyle, by developing and delivering technology solutions that solve business problems and meet quality objectives. We’re also committed to deepening relationships with existing customers by designing simplified, integrated solutions that help them evolve, compete and succeed.”
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