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Owner Operator Increased Paychecks

Posted on February 28, 2013

increase in paychecks Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking are proud to announce a pay package increase for Independent Contractors and Fleet Owners effective March 12, 2013 that will greatly affect your paychecks. The pay increase includes both loaded and empty…

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Shaffer Trucking Adds Pet Policy for Team Drivers

Posted on February 13, 2013

now take your pet anywhere Shaffer Trucking is pleased to announce a new pet policy for Team Drivers. The policy allows Team Drivers to have a single pet on their truck at a time. The animal can be a dog…

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Patriot Fleet Truck Heads to Arlington for Wreath-Laying Ceremony

Posted on December 14, 2012

The Patriot Fleet, a special fleet of 18-wheelers owned by Crete Carrier that are decorated to honor the men and women in the armed services will make a first trip to Arlington National Cemetery for this year’s Wreaths Across America…

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Patriot Fleet Honors All Veterans at Crete Carrier Corporation

Posted on November 12, 2012

Patriot fleet for veterans In August 2012, Crete Carrier Corporation, a premier provider of truckload and logistics services, officially welcomed five very special trucks into its newly launched Patriot Fleet. However, the trucks are only a small representation of The…

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Upgrades to Rider Policy

Posted on November 9, 2012

More options from new rider policy Crete Carrier Corporation along with its Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation operations are proud to announce new changes to the Rider Policy. Crete has always been one of the more driver friendly rider policies in the…

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75 Years of Success at Shaffer Trucking

Posted on September 27, 2012

shaffer’s 75 years demonstrate success and dedication Not many trucking companies today can mirror 75 years of sucess, but dedication by loyal associates and teammates have allowed refrigerated carrier Shaffer Trucking to reach that milestone. Jack Peetz, President of Shaffer Trucking, says what sets their company…

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Indianapolis Terminal Construction Complete

Posted on September 26, 2012

Construction gives new amenities to terminal Crete Carrier Corporation and Shaffer Trucking opened the doors to its new Indianapolis location in January 2011. At the time of purchase the new facility had limited driver amenities. However, after months of planning…

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Crete Carrier Corporation Launches The Patriot Fleet

Posted on August 9, 2012

This month, Crete Carrier Corporation, a premier provider of truckload and logistics services, officially welcomed five very special trucks into its newly launched Patriot Fleet. The new black International ProStar tractors differ from the other 6,000 company trucks in a…

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Shaffer Trucking Releases 75th Anniversary Trucks

Posted on June 6, 2012

Shaffer Trucking, one of the nation’s premier providers of temperature-sensitive truckload services, has recently released their 75th Anniversary trucks to five Shaffer Trucking drivers. The unique International ProStars are fully customized with Shaffer Trucking 75th Anniversary symbols on the top…

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Driving Force Interviews Hunt Transportation President, Ray Dunn.

Posted on April 11, 2012

Hunt Transportation is one of the oldest transportation companies in Nebraska, providing continuous service since 1927. Headquartered in Omaha, Hunt has a storied history, from hauling livestock in the early years to today as one of the nation’s premier flatbed…

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