When Was the Schneider Trucking Company Founded?


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The Schneider trucking company was founded in 1935. At that time, A.J. Schneider sold the family car and used the money to purchase his first truck.

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By 1938, Schneider had incorporated his business and moved his office into an old building once used to house horses. Besides a trucking company, Schneider's was a storage company, and Schneider didn't take to interstate travel until 1958. He went on to haul freight for large companies such as Proctor & Gamble, and in 1964, the company merged with Packer City Transport.

The company prides itself on safe driving and in 2014, its 179 drivers reached a milestone by driving 3 million consecutive miles without an accident.

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