SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - December 21, 2018 - This Christmas, Haulio launchedits inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) event to show appreciation forcontainer truck drivers in Singapore. Despite forming the backbone ofSingapore's supply chain industry, truck drivers are often overlooked andunder-appreciated. Working around the clock in order to ensure containerisedgoods reach their destinations on time, it is a lonely and thankless job thatoften goes unnoticed. Coupled with long hours on the road, manoeuvring such aheavy vehicle isn't an easy feat. The recent unfortunate accident involving anoverturned container and passenger car along PIE further highlights the dangersand risks their jobs entail.
In light of the spirit of Christmas,Haulio will be giving back through the distribution of welfare packs to 1,000truck drivers as a token of appreciation for their hard work. The event will beheld on Saturday, 22nd December 2018 from 9AM-1PM at the CWTIntegrated depot located in Pioneer. Some of the items given out includenecessities like snacks, drinks and car fresheners. The items are kindly supportedby PSA Corporation, Meiji Seika, Lion Corporation, L'Oréal Group, Haw ParHealthcare, Lam Soon Trading and Allswell Trading.
"At Haulio, we're committed to bringingchange not just to individual companies, but to the industry. Saying "thankyou" to the ones who make it all possible -- our truck drivers -- is just a smallpart of what we want to do for them," said Alvin Ea, CEO of Haulio.
Since its inception in May2017, Haulio has grown to be Singapore's largest haulage network, with over 65%of hauliers already on the platform. With the tagline "Together, We Cargo Faster",Haulio aspires to lead transformation in the industry by empowering stakeholdersand every member in the community, including the drivers, towards Industry 4.0.
Haulio is a centralized collaborative platform for the Container Haulage Industry, aiming to be the simplest & most reliable way for businesses to get their containers moved. As the largest digital container haulage network in Singapore, Haulio helps to reduce inefficiencies through the pooling of jobs.