Celadon Group

Covenant Transportation Group is a freight transportation and logistics services company that offers services in truckload and intermodal freight transportation, logistics, freight brokerage, factoring services, as well as tractor/trailer sales and leasing. Founded in 1986 with headquarters in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the company reported 2013 revenue of $685 million, up 1.5 percent year-over-year. The company also reported net income of $5.24 million, down 13.5 percent from the previous year’s net income of $6.06 million.

Covenant Transportation Group and its subsidiaries — Covenant Transport, Southern Refrigerated Transport, Star Transportation, Covenant Transport Solutions, Transport Financial Solutions and Transport Enterprise Leasing — employ 4,202 individuals and operate a fleet of 2,688 tractors and 6,861 trailers. The freight carrier provides its services to the continental United States.

04 Nov 2016
Truckload companies USA Truck and Celadon Group are not waiting for a recovery in the truckload market to materialize and pull them out of the red, instead working to get into the black with a stronger focus on their asset-light brokerage businesses.
17 May 2016
Mention Indianapolis and its famous speedway comes to mind, but so should supply chain velocity, warehousing and freight.
15 Apr 2016
Steve Russell, who founded and led the Celadon Group's transformation from a small dry van carrier in 1985 into one of the trucking industry’s most formidable firms, died on Friday. He was 76 years old.
05 Apr 2016
Three acquisition-hungry companies, XPO Logistics, Celadon Group and Daseke, were the fastest-growing businesses on a list of the 50 largest U.S. trucking companies in 2015.
Celadon tractor
30 Jul 2015
A successful acquisition strategy, the opening of new driver schools and expanded capacity drove Celadon Group’s revenue to a historic high mark in the 2015 fiscal year ending June 30.
02 May 2015
More driving schools, acquisitions and an expanded owner-operator fleet helped Celadon Trucking field more capacity and increase revenue and profit in the first quarter.