The Interstate Distributor Co as the name suggests is a transportation services provider and was founded in 1933 by Bob McLean. However, the concept was developed in the late 1920Ãƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢s during the recession that made jobs very unpredictable and hard to come by Bob McLean would stand in a labor line to get a dayÃƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢s work. Almost thirteen years later Bob McLean started what was to later grow into the interstate Distributor Co.
Located at Tacoma, WA. The Interstate Distributor Co. has grown into one of the leading transportation service providers in North America. IDC is known for its ability to develop innovative and specialized services by adopting advanced technologies, and providing continuous education and training to their personnel, thus strengthening their position in the trucking industry.
The belief that addressing all forms of input from all interested parties allows them to better serve their customers with a determination to listen to their customers, vendors, employees and independent contractors IDC has been able to grow and excel within the industry.
With a nationwide integrated transportation services network and strategic partnerships with all major railroads, stack train operators and steamship companies IDCÃƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢s services span the United States and even across the boarder in to Canada, Alaska and Mexico. IDC can accommodate payloads of sixty two thousand pounds or volume capacity of up to five thousand two hundred cubic feet. In the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada, IDC operates a fleet of specially permitted vehicles.
IDC has vast experience in trailer yard management which dates back to 1990. The company currently has trailer yard management operations throughout the United States. The company attributes their success in trailer yard management to their ability to be flexible and provide an efficient level of staffing to meet customer's demands.
IDC is making additions to their unending list of services and strives to provide the very best service to their customers in the years to come. From standing in line for work to founding the leading transportation company in the United States. Bob McLean knows what his employees need. Most of all he knows that Happy Employees make for Happy customers.
A) Line Haul: Companies staff of professionals provides you with a wide range of line-haul services. With Interstate you can select "sleeper team" or single driver service between any two points in the United States and between the U.S. and Canada. company also serve Alaska and the Mexican border industrial community.
B) Heavy haul: In the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada, Interstate operates a fleet of trucks (specially permitted vehicles) that can accommodate a payload of 62,000 lbs or a cubic capacity of 5,200 cubic feet
C) Intermodel: Interstate offers a nationwide integrated transportation services network. We have strategic partnerships with all major railroads, steamship companies, and stacktrain operators. Intermodal service allows Interstate Distributor Company to provide a full-service transportation package that complements our premium over-the-road service.
D) Dedicated: While you concentrate on your core competencies, Interstate's Dedicated Fleet team will be taking care of your transportation program. Here are a few advantages: Reduced transportation cost, Freed-up capital, reduced liability, Special equipment and logos and much more.
E) Hosting: Interstate's trailer yard management experience dates back to 1990. Company currently have trailer yard management operations throughout the United States. Company attribute our success in trailer yard management to our ability to be flexible and provide an efficient level of staffing to meet customer's various demands.
F) Reefer: Interstate's temperature controlled division has shown steady growth. In 2004 Interstate will be increasing their state of the art 53' X 102' bulkhead equipment. This equipment operates primarily in the 17 western states with primary east bound destinations of WI, IL, OH, GA and PA
It also provides additional services like Equipments, Hosting, Brokerage
Interstate Distributor Co. The future of Logistics!Posted on Mar 10, 2006