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Employee Spotlight: Cory Timmerman

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Classic Carriers employee Cory Timmerman was recently honored by Darke County Economic Development as one of its Top 20 Under 20 winners. The 20 Under 20 Awards originated as a way to recognize students, educators and businesses who are powering the development of the next generation of workers in our region. Award nominees need to… Read more »

Classic Carriers Increases Truck Driver Bonuses and Per Diem Pay

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Classic Carriers Increases Truck Driver Bonuses and Per Diem Pay Classic Carriers is excited to announce increased sign-on bonuses and increased per diem pay for our truck drivers. Truck Driver Bonuses From now through Oct. 31, 2021, there is an $8,000 sign-on bonus for drivers with two or more years of experience. The bonus applies… Read more »

Healthy Meal Prep for Long-Haul Truck Drivers

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You’re on the road. You’re hungry. You want to be healthy, but your long-haul schedule and the ease and convenience of the fast-food places along our highways and byways is just too tempting.  Turns out you’re not alone. According to the CDC, long-haul truck drivers are more likely to develop health issues due to their… Read more »

Top 3 Cold Chain Management Risks and How to Prevent Them

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The vulnerabilities in our supply chains have been top of mind due to pandemic disruptions, leaving many U.S.-based companies with international supply chains scrambling to adjust their practices and engage new vendors. Cold chain management has been especially vulnerable, as it contains additional risks that must be addressed and mitigated. Cold chains can fail at… Read more »

How to Choose a Cold Chain Logistics Company

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For companies producing goods that need consistent refrigeration at all times, logistics management requires high attention to detail and superior coordination to ensure the goods hit their final destination at the right temperature. That’s why it’s so important to choose a cold chain logistics company that is reliable, efficient and resourceful. What is Cold Chain… Read more »

Cold Storage Demand? Meet Your Cold Storage Match

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It’s been over five years since we started offering cold storage solutions to our customers – and things are about to get a whole lot cooler. To meet the increasing demand for cold storage space, we’re expanding our existing location to include a whopping 1.85 million cubic feet of cutting-edge freezer capacity. This is a… Read more »

7 Exciting Audiobooks to Enjoy on the Long Haul

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These days there are many options for staying entertained on the road (safely!). There are numerous podcasts, satellite radio and audiobook options to choose from. In fact, did you know that truckers make up a huge percentage of audiobook listeners? If you have yet to get into audiobooks, or you’re just looking for some new… Read more »

How Truck Drivers Can Get More Time at Home

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Seasoned truck drivers know that it’s a struggle to balance a healthy family life with life on the road. But the key to getting more time at home is simple: choosing a great trucking company that wants to help you achieve that. And not all trucking companies are alike!  At Classic Carriers, we know how… Read more »