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Carter Logistics Sponsors 4th Annual United Way Truck Pull

Posted: May 23, 2017

  Carter Logistics is excited to announce that we will be the Presenting Sponsor again this year at the 4th Annual United Way Human Truck Pull. This competition will support the United Way of both Madison and Delaware counties, which supports children, individuals, and families throughout the communities to empower them and help them thrive.   Teams participating in the truck pull will compete to pull a 33,000 lb. semi with a 53 ft. trailer … Continue reading

Carter Express Vandalia Launches Two New Customer Lines

Posted: May 8, 2017

The Carter Express Vandalia (DCD) facility has already undergone several changes in 2017.  Last week, the team celebrated not only the launch of a new management team (Site Manager, Facility Manager, and a Floor Supervisor) but also two new customer lines:  Toyota Export and Toyota Service. The Vandalia team has worked very hard to be successful in the two launches and also the transition in management.  During this time, everyone had to be on their … Continue reading

Jessica Warnke Honored at North American Automotive Global Awards

Posted: April 7, 2017

  Carter Logistics Director of Marketing, Jessica Warnke was honored this week with the Rising Star Sales & Marketing Award.  Warnke is an integral part of leadership here at Carter.  Her expertise, professionalism, and exceptional communication skills are invaluable and we are very proud to have her on our team. Read about the award in the full article below.  Big Winners in the Big Easy for the North American Automotive Global Awards 6th April 2017, London Amidst … Continue reading

Carter Express Driver Interviewed on Trucking Podcast

Posted: March 28, 2017

  Take a few minutes to listen to this fantastic interview on The Driver Success Podcast with Express driver, Charles Hopkins. He has been driving for Carter Express since 1994 and now his son also drives for Carter Express. Click Here to Listen to the Podcast              

Carter Express Driver Receives Master Truck Driver Award

Posted: January 10, 2017

  Muriel Summerville strolled into our Corporate Office today thinking he had an appointment with our Safety Department. Unbeknownst to him, he was being honored with a pretigious award that less than 2% of the nation’s truck drivers are qualified to receive … The Master Truck Driver Award. The Master Truck Driver program recognizes our industry’s top drivers who have compiled a career record of excellence through professionalism and service. To be certified, a nominated … Continue reading

How Politics Affect Your Bottom Line

Posted: September 1, 2016

Politics are dominating the national conversation in anticipation of the upcoming election, and while opinions are being offered at a discount, the fact of the matter is that political decisions will affect costs in manufacturing, shipping, and receiving. What should companies consider? There are several sectors that will be affected by major policy changes; for instance, oil prices will spike and dip, just as they always have and fears and complications due to terrorist threats … Continue reading

Carter Logistics Sponsors 2016 United Way Truck Pull

Posted: August 8, 2016

Carter Logistics is happy to have the opportunity again this year to be the presenting sponsor for the annual United Way Human Truck Pull. This year’s truck pull will benefit thousands of individuals and families across Madison County by supporting programs that will help them thrive. Teams (10-person men’s teams and 12-person co-ed teams) will pull a 17,000 lb. semi with a 53-foot trailer as fast as they can across the 125-foot course.  Prizes (and bragging … Continue reading

Carter’s Richard DeBoer Featured in Transport Topics

Posted: July 14, 2016

  Transport Topics regularly features an opinion piece about relevant topics from leading industry experts.  In his opinion piece, Carter Logistics Executive Vice President, Richard DeBoer, discusses common challenges for Intra-Mexico supply chains and how the logistics industry may be impact by economic and political climates.   Read Article Here   © Transport Topics, American Trucking Associations Inc.

Carter Express Receives Grant Through Skill Up Indiana

Posted: February 25, 2016

  After years of working with WorkOne and Ivy Tech to provide tuition support to truck driver trainees, Carter Express received a grant from Skill Up Indiana.  Through partnerships like these, Carter Express has helped approximately 250 drivers to date.  Our partner carrier strongly believes in giving their drivers the resources they need, and that includes qualified potential applicants.  Truck driving is a challenging and rewarding career that rewards hard work and excellence.  Carter Express … Continue reading

3rd Quarter Harley Winner

Posted: November 24, 2015

  On November 14th, Carter Express had their drawing for the 3rd Quarter Harley Winner. To qualify for the drawing, drivers must have four consecutive quarters in a row with no safety violations. After that, their name is entered into the drawing every quarter that they qualify.  The 3rd Quarter winner