Interstate Distributor Co. To Celebrate 80 Year Anniversary

July 20, 2013

Interstate Distributors

Tacoma, WA – July 18, 2013 – Interstate Distributor Co. is pleased to announce the remarkable milestone of providing transportation services across this great country for 80 years. Interstate began operations in 1933 when Bob McLean owned one truck and hauled cedar shakes from Washington to California. Interstate is having a weeklong celebration at each of its major terminals in Lebanon, TN, Fontana, CA and at its headquarters in Tacoma, WA.

Interstate’s CEO and President, Marc Rogers, is kicking off the celebration Monday, July 22nd. “We are proud of our 80-years in business and of the talented associates, commitment to customer service and ability to change that got us here,” said Marc Rogers. “Our future is bright; we have a strong leadership team in place to expand our service footprint and ensure we are building the best trucking company in America through our foundational principles of safety first, service always and a passion for operational excellence.” During the events Interstate will reveal its new brand, new equipment and roll out its inaugural Driver Ambassador Program.

In addition to invited guests, members of the press are welcome to attend events at each Interstate terminal.

8100 Eastgate Blvd Lebanon, TN 37122
Monday, July 22nd 11AM CDT

11128 Hemlock Ave Fontana, CA 92337
Tuesday, July 23rd 11AM PDT

11707 21st Ave Ct S Tacoma, WA 98444
Thursday, July 25th 11AM PDT

For more information about the events, contact Tonya Todd at 253.538.4182.

About Interstate Distributor Co

Headquartered in Tacoma, WA, Interstate Distributor Co. is a leading provider of transportation services including local, regional, refrigerated, dedicated, intermodal and transcontinental. With terminal and yard facilities located in major markets throughout the United States and Western Canada, Interstate has a national presence in the transportation industry. Established in 1933, Interstate currently employs more than 1,800 associates. On May 17, 2011 Interstate Distributor Co was acquired by Saltchuk Resources, Inc. a family of diverse companies focused on transportation, real estate and energy. Saltchuk ensures exceptional performance and safety within its operating companies where employees are proud and would want their family members to work. For more information visit

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