Empire Express, INC (4,511 Jobs)
Memphis-based Empire Express is a truckload carrier that specializes in time-sensitive dry van cargo as well as hazardous materials transportation. Empire Express operates across all 48 states with a fleet of almost 200 tractors and 500+ trailers. Most of the freight that Empire handles are general commodities like retail products, electronics, and air cargo. Industrial chemicals and hazmat-related loads comprise about 35% of its annual freight. As a hazmat carrier, the company places a strong emphasis on safety. Empire Express is an active participant in the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) and the International Council of Chemical Association’s Responsible Care initiative. The company also follows federal guidelines on employment verification to ensure the professionalism and reliability of its drivers.