National Truck Driver Appreciation & Wellness Week 2016

Join Prime in celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation & Wellness Week, September 11-17, 2016. This annual event, sponsored by American Trucking Associations (ATA), honors our nation’s drivers for their commitment to excellence. Prime has added the “wellness” portion to this event in an effort to remind all drivers that their health is important to us, their families, and the safety of our nation’s highways.

During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, America takes the time to honor all professional truck drivers for their hard work and commitment in tackling one of our economy’s most demanding and important jobs. These 3.5 million professional men and women not only deliver our goods safely, securely and on time, they also keep our highways safe. Truck drivers keep America moving!

Think about it… virtually any finished product you buy is handled by a truck driver at some point–food, fuel, medicine, clothing, furniture–the list could on for days! Drivers keep the country’s economy afloat, and it’s important to pay tribute to these hard-working men and women.

Prime, Inc. wants to spread the health and fitness culture within the trucking industry, and also encourage others to focus on the importance of drivers. This is the perfect opportunity to reflect and appreciate those that deliver our nation’s freight safely and securely, while also promoting healthy lifestyles for truck drivers. National Truck Driver Appreciation & Wellness Week has not one, but two goals!

Prime will be providing complimentary meals for our drivers during National Truck Driver Appreciation & Wellness Week:

  • Springfield, MO
    • FRIDAY:  September 16th – Complimentary Lunch and Dinner
  • Pittston, PA
    • FRIDAY:  September 16th – Complimentary Lunch and Dinner
  • Salt Lake City, UT
    • THURSDAY & FRIDAY:  September 15th & 16th  – Complimentary Lunch (Grilled Out by Staff)
    • 10:30am – 1pm
  • Denver, CO
    • FRIDAY:  September 16th  – Complimentary Lunch
  • Prime Floral
    • FRIDAY:  September 16th  – Complimentary Lunch
  • Decatur & Savannah Kleen
    • THURSDAY:  September 15th  – Complimentary Lunch
  • Walmart Locations
    • FRIDAY:  September 16th  – Complimentary Lunch

Prime Rewards Points to Drivers:

  • 5,000 points ($50) – A Seats
  • 3,000 points ($30) – B1, B2 & C Seats

Prime Rewards Points may be used in Prime’s onsite company store (in the MO, UT, and PA terminals), salon & spa (in MO and PA terminals), and café (in MO and PA terminals).

In addition to ATA’s annual National Truck Driver Appreciation WeekTrucking Moves America Forward is showing their involvement this year. Its mission is to establish a long-term industry-wide movement to create a positive image for the industry, to ensure that policymakers and the public understand the importance of the trucking industry to the nation’s economy, and to build the political and grassroots support necessary to strengthen and grow the industry in the future.

Trucks are critical to our national and global economy, to our families, to our businesses, and so much more. Whether you’re a professional truck driver or you have loved ones who dedicate themselves to the industry, let’s come together to say THANK YOU to our wonderful drivers not just during National Truck Driver Appreciation & Wellness Week, but every day throughout the year! Stay healthy and safe out there.

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