Founded in 1937 in New Kingstown, Pennsylvania, Shaffer Trucking has a proud history of serving the nation’s largest food and temperature-sensitive shippers. Since joining Crete Carrier Corporation in 1974, Shaffer has continued to build on its reputation as one of the nation’s premier providers of temperature-sensitive truckload services. In 2003, Sunflower Carriers, another Crete Carrier Corporation company, was merged with Shaffer, creating one of the largest refrigerated transportation fleets in the country.
Today, Shaffer provides coast-to-coast national and dedicated fleet services, operating over 1,000 power units and 2,800 state-of-the-art trailers.
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In 1937, Shaffer Trucking started out as one of the first domestic shippers of confectionary products. Today, we’re proud to be the premier transportation supplier to the candy, confection and beverage industries, delivering more candy than any other carrier.