J & R Schugel (10,188 Jobs)
J&R Schugel Trucking is a Minnesota-based truckload carrier of general commodities. The family-owned company has been in business for over 35 years, providing dry van and temperature-controlled transportation services. Its fleet is comprised of 650 tractors and approximately 1,050 trailers. The trucks have an average age of 2 years, while the air-ride trailers are operated for about 2.8 years before being replaced. The dry van division focuses mainly on the full-truckload market and operates from delivery areas in MN, MS, CA, and TX. The refrigerated division, on the other hand, operates mostly in MN, OH, and WI, as well as the busy lanes in CA and east of the Mississippi River. J&R Schugel boasts national fleet safety awards from the Truckload Carriers Association and the Minnesota Trucking Association. It also runs an official wellness program, the Heart of New Ulm, for its drivers.