trucking brokerage and dedicated logistics
serving West Michigan and the Mid West
We are a family owned, privately
held, full service trucking, warehousing and logistics firm located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
We specialize in flat bed (tarped,
Conestoga and curtainside) single or multi-stop deliveries and
pick-ups throughout our 32 state operating range East of the
Rockies. Our Brokerage Service has authority throughout the
United States. Oversize loads and expedited service needs are
Our local Michigan delivery service
Dedicated Logistics (Private Fleet Outsourcing),
shuttle service, local delivery, warehousing, on-site
switching and driver leasing. We can accommodate many
specialized logistics needs.
We also specialize in multi-stop deliveries and pick-ups throughout our 32 state operating range (East of the
Rockies) with our fleet of flatbeds, Conestogas, curtainsides,
dry van trailers and straight trucks.
Transportation and hauling in the Mid West is supported with our DC's that offer:
cross docking, warehousing (public & contract), re-pack
programs, pick/pack, multiple vendor consolidation programs
for J.I.T. and lean logistics.
We provide intermodal drayage for full container and LCL (less than container) shipments with our partner, Masselink
Our international department can
assist your firm in all facets of importing and provide door
to door service which includes customs, transportation,
warehousing and delivery.
Our consultants have years of experience in all facets of
logistics and will assist your firm to develop an effective
building a bicycle or shipping a War Memorial statue with the
greatest care, we are constantly striving to make our
community a better place. We proudly sponsor Elves and More
West Michigan, a program designed to provide brand-new
bicycles and helmets to local, underprivileged children.
We are also pleased to contribute to a wonderful local charity
Food Basket. Kidsí Food Basket is a force for
"Attacking Childhood Hunger in greater Grand Rapids." They
began over nine years ago by serving 125 kids each school day
through their Sack Supper program and now serve over 4,800
kids each day.
We take great joy in
our ability and responsibility to give back to our local and
Our drivers and employees embrace the Van's code of
values wholeheartedly. Each year since 1993, a Van's truck
driver has been awarded Driver of the Month from the Michigan
Trucking Association, as well as Maintenance Man of the Month
in 2009, Safety Director of the Year in 2011, and Driver of
the Year in 2012.
At Van's we believe:
That all humans, whether customers or employees, deserve to be
treated with respect and dignity.
That all customers and employees deserve the very best service
that we can provide.
That all customers and employees are valuable and should be
embraced as a very rare commodity; that once lost, are very
difficult to be regained.
Profit is a natural result of working hard and taking care of
our customers and employees.
That the profit earned should be shared with the employees
that made it happen as well as the community that provided the
located in Grand Rapids Michigan and offers
trucking, transportation, warehousing and storage in West Michigan and the
Midwest as well as trucking brokerage throughout the 48 US States. Trailer
types include flatbed, roll tite, Conestoga and box trailers. On a global
scale Van's offers intermodal container drayage and third party logistics.
For all of your transportation, storage and international shipping needs call or
email Van's TODAY for a