Trucking Company Name Generator & Ideas

CRST

founded in 1955, the company’s name is an acronym of Cedar Rapids Steel Transport. Eventually, the company expanded beyond Cedar Rapids but the name stuck.

  • 1. B. Hunt Trucking: this name is quite self-explanatory. J. B. Hunt Trucking was founded by Johnnie Bryan Hunt and is named after him.

Old Dominion Freight Line

this name is indicative of the trucking company’s origin – Virginia. Old Dominion is one of the state’s most prominent nicknames and it stems from the fact that Virginia was the first and the oldest English dominion overseas.

UPS

the well-known name stands for United Parcel Service. The name indicates that even after company expansion, all operations are united. Parcel and Service are two terms used to describe the core competences of UPS.

Swift Transportation

another quite self-explanatory trucking company name. Swift Transportation immediately puts forward one of the characteristics that determine the quality and reliability of the service – swift deliveries.

Con-Way Freight

the company that was acquired by XPO Logistics started its “life” as Consolidated Freightways. Eventually, the name was streamlined and shortened to Con-Way.

Saia Freight

the Louisiana trucking company was founded in 1924 by Louis Saia.

Crete Carrier

the name of one of the biggest trucking companies in the US is anything but creative. Crete Carrier was named after the place that it originated in – Crete, Nebraska.

Roadrunner Transportation Services

when they hear this name, most people imagine the roadrunner from the famous animated series. Their vision isn’t far off. The roadrunner is a slender, fast running bird that’s the synonym of speed and efficiency.

Marketing Strategy & Useful
Advertising Terminology

The clientele of trucking companies may come from all walks of life but there are a few strategic potential clients that need to be prioritized. These are larger companies that ship on a regular basis or freight brokerages.

A few other key characteristics of the clientele include regular demand for shipping services, a need to ship to various local or even international destinations and an ability to pay well. Reliable customers are typically interested in the best price to quality ratio rather than the most affordable trucking services out there.

Over the years, another type of client has emerged. This is the individual or company in need of dedicated fleets. In this case, shippers hire trucks that work exclusively for them. These are larger B2B clients that typically enter a long-term partnership with the trucker.

Clientele & Interests

Trucking Companies have ability to attract a wide source of clientele. Usually, hauling goods across country means wholesales, national distributors or import/export businesses are heavily dependant on the trucking industry. Moving fresh produce like meats or vegetables is a competitive part of the industry that works all-year round.

Business that hire trucking companies expect a high level of scheduling, organisation, mapping routes, vehicles and worker safety, meet legal requirements, driver competence. 

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Trending Words

Here are the top trending words used in Trucking company names.

Cargo

Express

Freight

Line

Logistics

Quick

Reliable

Road

Swift

Transportation

Trucking

Transport

Words Trucking often describes

(“Trucking ______”)

You can use these words to create Trucking business names like ‘Interstate Heavy Haulers’ and ‘Local Roads Trucking’.

interstate

heavy

local

distance

commercial

haul

intercity

road

long

general

intrastate

hand

independent

border

international

much

exempt

unregulated

Combine Words

We’ve taken words from above and from our generator results and combined the words to create new honey company names.

LogiSwift (Logistics + Swift)

ReliaTruck (Reliable + Truck)

FreightFast

CargoExpress

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