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November 2, 2015

Estes Opens New Terminal in Racine, Wisconsin

RICHMOND, VA (November 2, 2015) — Today, Estes Express Lines, a premier freight transportation provider, opens a new terminal in Racine, WI, to meet the increased demand for the company’s services throughout Greater Milwaukee.

“The Racine terminal is an important addition to our network,” said Steve Smitherman, Estes’ director of operations planning. “It expands our capabilities for serving customers with dependability and excellence throughout the region and across the nation.”

Located at 3131 Packard Avenue in Mount Pleasant between Estes’ Milwaukee and North Chicago terminals, the 24-door Racine terminal is situated near U.S. Routes 41 and 11, with quick access to Interstates 94 and 43. The facility is Estes’ ninth in Wisconsin and is supervised by Terminal Manager Matthew Peters.

Please call (262) 833-9300 for information about the shipping solutions available through Estes’ Racine terminal. To learn more about Estes Express Lines and its full array of transportation and supply chain management services, please visit

About Estes Express Lines

Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Estes is a leading, full-service freight transportation provider offering a complete range of shipping solutions including LTL, time critical, volume & truckload, global and custom solutions. Founded in 1931 by W.W. Estes and still family-owned, today’s Estes is the largest, privately held LTL carrier in the nation. With a network of more than 200 terminals across the country and a global service footprint, Estes has grown into one of the most respected total-solutions providers in the industry.