This Week’s Metro Delivery Creative Reuse Award

Goes to Mr. Kaericher, our Staff Trainer & Lead Compliance Officer for the leftover Gucci Crates that came all the way from Italy to be refashioned into this Elegant Italianate Cat House:

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The Metro Delivery Purple Heart is Awarded to:

…The noble if impulsive Clyde, who was critically injured in the line of duty, charging through a plate-glass door to protect Metro President Sarah Talbot from the UPS Guy. The UPS Guy was observed by Clyde approaching Clyde’s Domain in what Clyde perceived to be a suspicious manner. And so Clyde figured he’d better take […]

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Driver Pictures from the Road: Tim’s Missourable Rest Stop

Sadly, we rarely have time to pause for photo opportunities when we’re moving something crucial interstate, so we appreciate that Tim took advantage of his pit stop to document a Metro vehicle in Missouri. And look! Isn’t that the St. Louis Arch? KEEP YOUR HANDS ON THE WHEEL, TIM! Yes, that was the Arch, all […]

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Our Most Exotic Delivery

We posted these pictures a few months ago on our Facebook, but we like them so much we wanted to add them to the blog here, as well. Last Summer, we transported  a truckload of exotic African Animal heads & trophies to be auctioned off from the estate of some Old-School Big-Game Hunter… it was […]

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Metro Delivery Company Picnic 2011

Lots of employees showed up for the Annual Company Picnic, held July 10 at Rolling Hills Water Park (which our kids particularly appreciate). Really tasty cheeseburgers, hotdogs and side dishes were provided by Gary’s Catering, which was MUCH easier than previous years when we’ve done all the grilling ourselves. Why didn’t we think of that […]

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Metro’s 4th Fourth of July Ann Arbor Parade

We’ve been a featured part of the Ann Arbor Jaycees 4th of July Parade every year since 2008, with our beach-ball-loaded 24′ liftgate truck leading the way  and one of our kicky new Ford Transits bringing up the rear. This year, we “delivered” some 460 red-white-and-blue beach balls to the throngs of people who lined […]

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Food Gatherers Awards Metro Delivery as “One of a Kind”

Food Gatherers of Ann Arbor named Metro Delivery “One of a Kind Gatherer” at its annual awards ceremony for 2011. Metro managers John Rabideau and Sebastian Wreford were on hand at the April event to accept the Motawi Tile plaque pictured below for providing free delivery of foods donated to eliminate hunger in Washtenaw County. […]

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Metro Delivery Celebrates Driver Appreciation Day

Seven Drivers Receive Individual Awards Metro Delivery of Ann Arbor honored seven drivers with individual awards for outstanding performance Sept. 23 during its annual Driver Appreciation Day. Five drivers received awards for Exceptional Performance 2008: Charles Edwards; Douglas Harding; Kevin Keefe; Bryan Marts; and Rick Yates. Past winners Derek Barbee and George Jones were honored […]

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Ann Arbor Company Helps Employee Help Dogs

Rescued dogs were gifted with new wheels October 4 when Metro Delivery of Ann Arbor presented the keys to a refurbished cargo van to Detroit’s Home Furever – the first donation based on contributing to its employees charitable interests. It all started with Driver Bill Peterson of Royal Oak, a longtime volunteer with Home Furever, […]

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Metro Delivery Appoints New Company Trainer

Christian Kaericher has been promoted to Company Trainer at Metro Delivery Inc. of Ann Arbor with responsibility for classroom and road training for new hires and annual recertification of veteran staff. Metro Delivery employs some 65 people and offers general and specialized delivery services locally, regionally and nationwide. Kaericher, 36, joined the company in 2006. […]

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