Driver Health: 3 Tips to Help you Quit Smoking

Beat the Habit for Good You’ve been here before. You tell yourself that this is your last cigarette. You know the health risks of smoking and are starting to feel the signs. You have tried a dozen times before, but this time you are going to kick it for good. Then your palms start to…

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Crete Carrier Corporation Awarded Wal-Mart Dedicated Fleet

Crete Carrier will be opening a new distribution center in Mankato, MN for Wal-Mart. This is an exciting opportunity for us, Mankato, and the surrounding area. We are currently in the process of filling nearly 100 office, shop, and driver positions so we can be ready to start operations in September. Tonn Ostergard, president and CEO…

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Crete Carrier Corporation: Carrier of the Year Awards

Crete is proud to announce that we have received the Carrier of the Year award from three different companies this year. Crete has been awarded Carrier of the Year by Kimberly-Clark and Wal-Mart, while Shaffer has been awarded the Premier Carrier of the Year by Tyson Foods. Crete is the first company to be named…

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June 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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Crete Carrier Recognized as Industry of the Year by The Roane County Industrial Development Board

We are proud to announce that the Roane County Industrial Development Board has recognized Crete Carrier as the Industry of the Year! Each year, the Industrial Development Board selects an industry that provides outstanding leadership in Roane County. This year, the Industry of the Year Award was presented to Fleet/Terminal Manager Jeff Hazlewood on July 15 by Board Member James…

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May 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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April 2015 Drivers of the Month

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a…

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Crete Carrier & Shaffer Trucking: Guaranteed Detention Pay

Your time is valuable, which is why Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking are now guaranteeing detention pay for all company OTR drivers. We will guarantee your detention pay for documented delays at shippers and receivers that are beyond your control, regardless of whether we are able to collect detention from the customer. Company drivers and…

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