Schneider National

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Schneider National
Public
Traded as NYSESNDR
Industry Motor transportation
Trucking

Logistics
Founded 1935
Founder Al Schneider
Headquarters Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States
Area served
North America
China
Central America
Key people
  • Christopher Lofgren (CEO)
Products Truckload shipping
Number of employees
17,450
Website www.schneider.com
Headquarters in Green Bay, Wisconsin
Schneider Truck
Schneider truck, rear view

Schneider National [1] is a provider of truckload, intermodal and logistics services. Schneider's services[2] include regional, long-haul, expedited, dedicated, bulk, intermodal, brokerage, cross-dock logistics, supply chain management, and port logistics.[3][4]

History[edit]

Founded in 1935 when Al Schneider sold the family car to buy his first truck,[5] Schneider is headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Don Schneider, Al's oldest son, succeeded Al as president on February 9, 1976, and served in that role for 27 years.[6] In 2002, Christopher Lofgren was named the company's third president and CEO.[7]

Schneider began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on April 6, 2017; company management rang the opening bell.[8] The stock had an initial public offering of $19.50 per share.[8]

Market[edit]

Schneider hauls 19,318 loads per day, with 11,650 company drivers, 10,120 company trucks and 33,830 trailers on the road. The company has 166 facilities, conducting business in the United States, Canada, Mexico and China. Schneider's customers include more than two-thirds of the FORTUNE 500 companies.[9]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.greenbaypressgazette.com/article/20140318/GPG03/303180361/Schneider-National-gives-logo-new-look
  2. ^ "Schneider - Transportation and Logistics Services". Schneider, Inc. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Schneider National, Inc.: Private Company Information - Bloomberg". investing.businessweek.com. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  4. ^ "Schneider National on the Forbes America's Best Employers List". Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  5. ^ "The Story of Schneider - Leap of Faith Book". Schneider, Inc. Retrieved January 11, 2018.
  6. ^ "Schneider built Green Bay trucking company into industry leader". Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Schneider National celebrates 75th anniversary". www.ccjdigital.com. Retrieved January 11, 2018.
  8. ^ a b "Schneider National goes public, rings NYSE opening bell". WLUK.
  9. ^ "Enterprise Overview: Mission & Core Values". Schneider, Inc. Retrieved 11 January 2018.

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