Fil-Mor Express Inc. is a full service, dry van carrier located in Cannon Falls, Minnesota which provides transportation services that primarily cover the Midwest, specializing in "just in time" deliveries earning for it a name as an innovative service leader in the transportation industry of Cannon Falls.
Their fleet is 500 trailers and over 175 tractors strong and it is this high trailer to tractor ratio (3:1) that allows the company to offer customers trailer spot convenience - the perfect solution to time sensitive freight. Additional benefit extended is that these trailers are custom-built to include an extra inch of inside height, as well as a wider door opening to allow larger objects to be placed inside. Fil-Mor enhances their operations through specialized software and hardware; the former includes dispatch software that allows them to effectively manage their terminal relay network as well as sustain all load information in a real-time environment. Each truck is equipped with the Qualcomm mobile communications system, which gives Fil-Mor the ability to track exactly where the load is at all times, as well as reach the driver in any situation.
Fil-mor has constantly upgraded and well maintained quality equipment which they feel is the reason why they are leaders in their field that ensures a job done well as ensures complete customer satisfaction with no model that is over 5years old out of their fleet of 160 Volvo tractors. The fleet is a balanced mix of sleeper trucks and Day cabs (smaller and lighter allowing for heavier freight haul while staying well within legal weight limits) The relay system allows the drivers a comfort level of slipping seat into these day cabs whilst keeping the freight running continuously, so he can grab a rest while the freight goes its wayThe company is currently centering its attentions towards enhancing services in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana and Nebraska and Ohio.
Fil-Mor has a team of 9 full-time mechanics dedicated solely to keeping tractors and trailers in excellent working order and an entire building dedicated as a wash bay, complete with an automatic brush washer and its own maintenance staff. With efficiency and innovation being the buzzwords for Fil-More, its associates can be assured that both freight and service is a guarantee with their streamlined and well organized network.
Fil-Mor Express IncPosted on Mar 10, 2006