Sign up for The Wire Newsletter!

Carrier Profiles

  • Carrier Profile: Tri-State Expedited Service, Inc.
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Dec 30th 2001 7:00AM
    Whether the freight transported is 1 pound or 40,000 pounds,Tri-State has an on-time delivery record of over 99.6 per cent.
  • Carrier Profile: Ultimate Express
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Oct 10th 2001 10:00AM
    Rushville, IN, probably best known as the hometown of NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, is also home to Ultimate Express, the subject of this edition of Fleet Profile.
  • Carrier Profile: Express-1
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Oct 4th 2001 9:00AM
    "We also work very hard not to overstaff our company because we are aware that if we did, it would be at the expense of our owner/operators. The size of our company allows us to keep the trucks moving." - Michael Ruelle, Recruiter

  • Carrier Profile: Elite Expediting
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Sep 27th 2001 11:00AM
    With a fleet size of over 50 units, Elite uses cargo vans, cube vans, straight trucks and tractor/trailers including flatbeds.
  • Carrier Profile: Try Hours
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Sep 25th 2001 5:00AM
    This Northernwestern Ohio company has been serving the expedited freight needs of their customers since 1989.
  • Carrier Profile: Thompson Emergency Freight Systems
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Sep 20th 2001 8:00AM
    This company has an unusually high retention rate for the trucking industry. "Over 75 per cent of our contractors have been with our company for 6 years or more" - Fleet Manager Steve Ouellette