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Stable, Reputable, Growing—Why You Should Drive for Dot Image
February 18, 2019

Stable, Reputable, Growing—Why You Should Drive for Dot

At Dot Foods, we take pride in the stability we offer our employees and their families. Since Dot’s founding in 1969, we have never had a layoff. Not once. From salary and benefits to weekly home time, right down to the equipment our drivers drive, Dot Transportation, Inc. offers a great lifestyle and reputable job security—no matter your particular driving experience.

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February 13, 2019

Career U-Turns

The story of two Dot employees who made career changes and hit the road. Interested in driving for Dot? Click here to learn more!

“My last job doesn’t compare to how Dot treats employees,” Brim said. “I couldn’t ask for anything better.”

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February 4, 2019

Dot’s 12th Distribution Center Has Broken Ground

In June 2018, CEO Joe Tracy shared some good news—Dot’s 12th U.S. distribution center (DC) is being built in Bear, Delaware. Months of consideration and careful planning led to choosing Bear as the next site for a new DC.

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Avoid the Slips, Trips and Falls of Winter Image
January 14, 2019

Avoid the Slips, Trips and Falls of Winter

As I sit in my office during the winter months and look at the parking lot, I witness daily instances of near misses from people slipping on ice and snow. And it just so happens that slips, trips, and falls are one of our most frequent types of injury.  

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December 12, 2018

Life on the Road with Dot Transportation

Ever wondered what it’s like to drive for Dot? Let a couple of our drivers tell you themselves! Susan and Jonathon are Dot drivers with very different job types and schedules. Let’s hear what they have to say about life on the road driving for Dot!

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2018 Fall Photo Contest Winner Announced! Image
December 10, 2018

2018 Fall Photo Contest Winner Announced!

The votes are in! Congratulations to Brenda Danner, our 2018 Dot Transportation Fall Photo Contest winner!

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Veteran Spotlight: Jim Penton Image
November 28, 2018

Veteran Spotlight: Jim Penton

Mt. Sterling, Illinois Driver Jim Penton voluntarily joined the military in a time when it wasn’t very popular to do so, but for Jim it was the right thing to do. Jim followed in his brother’s footsteps, quit high school, and swore into the U.S. Marine Corps at the very young age of 17 and was shipped off to the Troop Depot in San Diego, California for Basic Training.

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November 12, 2018

Dot Transportation Honors Veterans

“It reminds us that Dot knows what we’ve sacrificed and what we’ve done. And I appreciate that.”

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Fall Photo Contest Image
October 30, 2018

Fall Photo Contest

Hey y’all!
It’s finally fall.

Send us your pics,
We’ll track the clicks.
It’s not hard,
and the winner gets a $50 gift card.

Coffee, leaves, football…
We’ll take them all.
Just include the Dot truck.
Best of luck!

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October 29, 2018

What’s your Halloween handle?

We thought we’d have a little fun this week with Halloween around the corner! What’s your Halloween trucker handle?

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