Tag Archives: Travis Nelson

How Xtreme Trucking Is Helping Customers Navigate Supply-Chain Challenges Amid COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic dealt a massive shock to the United States’ supply chain, likely the largest since World War II.  Many predict its lingering impact could be worse than the Great Recession. The disruption to freight volumes and demand is nothing short of tumultuous. With factories temporarily closing and economic activity grinding to a halt

What to Look for in a Refrigerated Transport Company

The search for a reliable refrigerated transport company is often fraught with overwhelming options, and those seeking the service tend to make the task more difficult by their approach.  Companies err when only considering the quotes presented, instead of weighing everything included in the price. It’s vital to note not all refrigerated carriers provide the

Company Memo: COVID-19

Employees, Vendors and Customers, Xtreme Trucking LLC is committed in remaining fully operational during these troubling times.  We understand the importance of keeping America moving by delivering everyday essential products that Americans rely on to live. We are taking the COVID-19 pandemic seriously and will be putting safety measures in place to slow the rapid

Xtreme Trucking Adjusts Focus to Strictly Temperature-Controlled Freight

As of February 26, 2020,  Xtreme Trucking LLC has sold its open-deck division to Quick Transport of Kaukauna, WI.  The sale of the flatbed division will allow Xtreme to focus solely on Refrigerated Freight, which has been its dominating division throughout the years.   “It’s no secret that our Refrigerated Fleet has been our major

4 Industry Benefits Driving More Women to Trucking Careers

In preparation for retiring Baby Boomers and the overall increased demand for goods amid future growth, trucking industry recruitment efforts are venturing into underrepresented demographics – namely women. And the effort to get more women behind the wheel of a big rig is paying dividends.  According to the American Trucking Association, the trucking industry saw

Xtreme Trucking Hauls in Nearly $3,000 for Special Olympics Wisconsin

  Truckers and law enforcement from across Wisconsin came together on September 14 for the annual Truck Convoy®. The Truck Convoy® is a unique, one-day celebration that helps raise money and awareness for the more than 10,000 athletes currently competing in Special Olympics Wisconsin. Law enforcement escorted the convoy of trucks throughout communities across Wisconsin,

5 Reasons Drivers Choose Xtreme Trucking for the Long Haul

Owner Travis Nelson founded Xtreme Trucking in 2007 with just one truck and a leased refrigerated trailer. The company has since flourished and become one of the most progressive and fastest-growing carriers in the Midwest. Xtreme Trucking’s comprehensive repertoire now includes long haul, hazmat, dry van, and refrigerated transportation. Headquartered in Maribel, WI, Xtreme Trucking partners with almost

Xtreme Trucking Aims to Reduce Pollution Through SmartWay Transport Partnership

Xtreme Trucking strives to be a forward-thinking company and is always working to reduce its environmental footprint. Recently,  the company joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SmartWay Transport Partnership, which is designed to increase energy efficiency while significantly reducing greenhouse gases and air pollution. The partnership is a government collaboration with various freight industry sectors

How Do Small Trucking Companies Compete With Large Rivals?

In just the past five years, Xtreme Trucking has become one of the fastest growing carriers in the Midwest. With a total of 75 trucks and 150 trailers, however, it remains a small trucking company by industry standards. This relatively small size hasn’t stopped Xtreme from steering straight at larger competitors when it comes to

What’s New at Xtreme Trucking?

Owner Travis Nelson founded Xtreme Trucking in 2007 with just one truck and a leased refrigerated trailer. Since then, it’s grown quickly to emerge as one of the most progressive and fastest-growing carriers in the Midwest. The company now partners with almost every major shipper in the refrigerated truck field, including many well-known household brands.