Sutton Transport Inc

At Sutton Transport you will find the formula for success. We have a solid history. We began serving customers on November 19, 1979 when Frank and Deb Sutton started the company as a cartage agent for what was then Burlington Northern Air Freight. Upon deregulation of the trucking industry in 1980, the Suttons obtained their own operating authority and began hauling freight and they never looked back. Today, Sutton Transport is recognized as a major LTL company in the Midwest and Nationwide.

We have achieved a lot; like expansion throughout Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota, adding the newest technologies, as well as offering top-notch service to every customer. We will always strive towards excellence. Our vision is to become the benchmark transportation company providing world-class service through continuous improvement and expansion of our network.

We believe once you start a career here, you will never ever want to leave. Its fast, fun and above all, rewarding. Come find out for yourself! We know Sutton Transport might just be the place for you to have a fresh start.

Our Mission

Sutton’s mission is to be the most efficient and reliable transportation network in the Midwest. We support our customers by providing the ultimate customer experience as they pursue their production and distribution goals.

We achieve our mission through trained and empowered employees dedicated to continuous improvement with a customer-first mindset. We measure success by the loyalty of our customers and the partnerships established. Our amazing service is the result of our effort and determination to exceed our customers’ needs and expectations.

Our Core Values

Our Core Values set us apart from our competition by clarifying our identity and serving as a rallying point for all team members. Our Core Values are the deeply ingrained principles that guide our company’s actions and how we behave. They are the source of our company’s distinctiveness and our brand identity. We stay true to these values; Employee focused, Professionalism, Integrity, Customer Driven and Continuous Improvement. We are EPICC!

Employee Focused

We recognize that success is a team effort. Our culture of teamwork allows us to work together — within the company and with our customers — to deliver better solutions and collectively accomplish our goals. We aim to attract, develop and retain the best people by creating a stimulating, fun and open work culture. We strive to motivate our employees to do their best work and contribute to the goals and culture of the business. We celebrate success and reward it with competitive pay.


Ethics, respect, standards and image are the cornerstones of our company. We are respectful when interacting with our coworkers, superiors and prospective customers. We speak kindly, always giving customers and team members the dignity and respect they deserve. We are excellent at assessing a situation, recognizing what needs to be done and then making it happen without prodding. We do more than what is asked of us while constantly striving for improvement.


We insist on acting with honesty and honor, and without compromising the truth. Our integrity involves moral judgment and character, honesty and leadership values. Individuals who show integrity in the workplace not only understand right from wrong, but they also practice it in all they do.

Customer Driven

We are committed to providing the highest-quality service that exceeds our customers’ expectations. We focus on customer relationships that build trust, confidence and loyalty. Our customers are our most important stakeholders and the lifeblood of our business.

Continuous Improvement

We believe in the relentless pursuit of excellence, continually raising our own bar to remain at the forefront of the trucking industry. We constantly nurture new ideas to stay at the top of our game. Our dedication to remain at the top contributes to our unwavering pursuit of business best practices, employee empowerment, compliance and safety awareness.