About

Our MISSION is to be the transportation solutions provider of choice for our customers which enables them to move their products to their customers safely, timely and cost effectively.

Our VISION is to build on decades of profitable growth to achieve respected dominance in the markets that we serve.

Our CORE VALUES are:

  • Relationships - with our associates, our communities and the industry at large
  • Results - deliver outstanding results
  • Excellence - in providing transportation solutions for our customers
  • Ethics - adhere to the highest standard of safety and business ethics of which all who associate with Epes Transport System can be proud

The company started business in 1931 in Blackstone, Virginia. Originally known as "The Transport Company" it began as a family owned business and continued that way for over 55 years. Epes Transport was purchased in September, 1987 by Epes Carriers, Inc. in Greensboro, North Carolina. In 2018 Penske Logistics, Reading Pa. acquired Epes Transport System.

Epes Transport is the largest private trucking company in North Carolina.