Standish, MI -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/29/2015 -- This week's Delivering Excellence, sponsored by Magline, shared, CareerOverview.com report about route delivery drivers. There are currently 18,700 working route delivery drivers in Pennsylvania; this should shrink by 8% to about 17,200 working route delivery drivers in the state by 2016. This is not quite as good as the nation as a whole, where employment opportunities for route delivery drivers are expected to grow by about 4.4%. Route delivery drivers generally drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell goods, such as food products, including restaurant take-out items, or pick up, and deliver items, such as laundry.
A person working as a route delivery driver can expect to earn about $10 hourly or $22,450 per year on average in Pennsylvania and about $10 hourly or $22,260 per year on average in the U.S. as a whole. Route delivery drivers that use ergonomic hand trucks save the company on injury expenses and are more productive.
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Delivering Excellence details programs which enable companies to design innovative route distribution solutions that enhance safety and productivity. Delivery routes with a variety of lightweight and ergonomically-designed solutions allow companies to move more loads with less physical stress delivering workplace safety and productivity. Leaders are looking for a competitive advantage, have dynamic and experienced sales forces, and have a corporate culture which is customer-focused and intent on building long-term relationships with satisfied customers.
Magline, Inc. (http://www.magliner.com) manufactures a complete line of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions under the Magliner brand. Named one of the Great Supply Chain Projects according to Supply & Demand Chain Executive, Magliner solutions are used in the beer, soft drink, food service, parcel delivery, home healthcare, and other distribution industries. Magline also offers implementation consulting and solutions for reducing service times and eliminating waste during deliveries. Magline is at the forefront of developing products that address the unique material handling requirements from distribution centers to delivery. Magline is the leader in hand trucks worldwide and has a strong dealer base in various regions domestically, as well as internationally. Magline was named a finalist in the MHI Innovation Award. Contact Magline at 800-624-5463.
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