Bennett has a long and rich history in the logistics and transportation industry. With almost 40 years of excellent service, our past inspires our continued success.
1974 J.D. and Marcia Garrison bought a small contract carrier company named George Bennett Motor Express. Together with two customers and five trucks, they received their Common Carrier Authority from the ICC on August 19, 1975.
1985 George Bennett Motor Express became Bennett Motor Express, Inc (BME). This began a transfer of power and the creation of a new image. The name change was made primarily for convenience.
1986 Bennett DriveAway launches. Bennett takes pride in providing fire trucks, school and passenger buses to the community.
1988 Transport Services (Now Bennett Distribution Services) joins the Bennett Family. BDS provide its customers with a variety of services in support of their shipping requirements and destination needs.
1993 Bennett goes global with Bennett International Transport (BIT). Bennett International Transport combines every aspect of global transportation into a specialized freight forwarding operation.
1994 Bennett begins moving Manufactured Housing around the United States with Bennett Truck Transport (BTT)
2007 Bennett Building Systems goes online offering storage sheds, carports and garages made from a variety of materials.
2012 Bennett Awarded 2012 Family Business of the Year by Cox Family Business Enterprise .