Peters brothers


Peters Brothers, Inc. was founded in 1950 by George R. Peters in the small town of Lenhartsville.

He started with only one truck and slowly worked into a small fleet. The company began hauling livestock out of the Midwest to Pennsylvania from 1950-1996. Over the years the company expanded and diversified, in 1975 the current owner Gerald R. Peters took over the business from his father George. It was during this time when the company started their refrigerated hauling division. Peters branched out into hauling various products requiring refrigerated services, delicate mushrooms, frozen fruit, and a variety of dairy products.

In the early 1980’s we took a big step and added some coast to coast runs to our operation. Peters Brothers fleet has grown to more than 50 late model tractors and 53-foot trailers all equipped with air ride and space saver refrigerated units. In October of 2009 we expanded and acquired a terminal in Jefferson, WI to help service the Midwest region.

Our years in the industry have created a legacy of service that few other companies can match. Our reputation and commitment to our customers is second to none. Call us today to see what we can do for you.

SERVICE beyond compare

At Peters Brothers Inc., we offer big service with a personal touch.

Customer service is our first priority as well as getting your product delivered safely and in a timely manner.
Our commitment to excellence guarantees you the highest level of service.

We are proud of our 50 plus late model Kenworth and Freightliners with air-ride that we currently are running, our clean and well-maintained fleet can always we spotted as we travel the highways. Our efficient 53-foot space-saving refrigerated trailers are capable of maintaining 20 degrees below zero. We offer both truckload and LTL shipments, bulkheading is available for frozen – dry combination loads. Peters Brothers also offers logistic services and intermodal moves to service all your traffic needs or those of your customers.

We have been in the trucking industry since 1950 and our reputable on time service has made us a preferred refrigerated carrier for time and temperature sensitive products. Call us today to explore how we can be of service to you.

Safety mission

Peters Brothers employees and drivers are committed to safety. Protection of our employees, the general public with whom we share the road, and our customer’s cargo is our foremost responsibility.

We have a hard earned reputation for doing business safely and efficiently. Working together, we have earned one of the best safety records in the industry. This reputation has taken years of hard work and effort by our team. We all share the responsibility to preserve and enhance this reputation.

Our commitment to safety means not only complying with the law; but also abiding by the highest principles of safety, professionalism, integrity, honor, and concern for one another and the motoring public. Indeed, we are committed to go beyond the letter of the law and comply with its spirit. If a driver feels they are in an unsafe or potentially unsafe situation due to weather, fatigue, a health issue, an equipment problem, traffic condition, etc., they have the authority and responsibility to pull over and shut the truck down.

If an employee or company driver suspects that any person is permitting or causing a driver to operate equipment under unsafe conditions, please report the information to the Safety Department or to Management immediately.

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We don't have driver turnover problems because we take care of our family. We built the company on American values.

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