Press Releases

December 17, 2018

Estes Partners with Wreaths Across America

RICHMOND, VA—Estes is honored to once again team with Wreaths Across America to deliver fresh evergreen holiday wreaths to the gravesites of fallen veterans. We salute the many soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines who gave their all to protect our nation’s freedoms. Watch the video that commemorates this year’s ceremonies!

About Estes Express Lines

Headquartered in 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, Estes is the largest, privately held carrier in the nation. The company is now one of the most respected total-solutions providers in the industry with direct service throughout all of the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico through more than 230 terminals, as well as door-to-door service to and from Mexico and a global freight-forwarding service footprint.

About Wreaths Across America
Wreaths Across America is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery begun by Maine businessman Morrill Worcester in 1992. The organization's mission — Remember, Honor, Teach — is carried out in part each year by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies in December at Arlington, as well as at hundreds of veterans' cemeteries and other locations in all 50 states and beyond. For more information or to sponsor a wreath please visit www.WreathsAcrossAmerica.org.