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GIX Expanding To Dallas Forth Worth Oct 2018!

Friday, October 21, 2016

No Tricks Just Treats!
On September 9th, in an internal memo to the company, 2016 Mike Young, Vice President of Grand Island Logistics, formally announced plans for a Dallas/Fort Worth expansion office.  With plans to be up and running by October of 2018, the reasons for selecting Dallas/Fort Worth were...  read more //

 


Mobile APP Load List Is Now Live!

You Really ARE "The Captain Of Your Ship"!

Thursday, July 21, 2016

This week, Grand Island Express is both pleased and excited to announce a new APP for smart phones that is going to take truck driving to a whole new level!  Our "Mobile App Load List" is now live!  The app works on both Android and I-phones. This APP allows our drivers to actually SEE...  read more //

 


Celebrating The Fourth Of July

Another Holiday Weekend Is Upon Us

Thursday, June 30, 2016

This coming weekend is the Fourth Of July.  A patriotic holiday filled with fun, family, food, and traffic!  If you are working this weekend, please allow lots of extra time to get where you are going.  If you do have a little extra time along the way, and you are a card-carrying...  read more //

 


Temps Are Heating Up!

Time To Switch Gears To Protect Your Tires

Friday, June 10, 2016

Temperatures are predicted to be close to a 100 degrees this weekend in Nebraska.  Our first heatwave of the summer.  I was checking the air in my personal vehicle, sweat running off my nose, when I happened to remember an anecdote from 20 some years ago.  I was a brand new rookie...  read more //

 


Jeff Keifer Named Driver Of The Month For April

Nebraska Trucking Association Laudes Yet Another GIX Driver

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Jeff Keifer Named Driver Of The Month For April
Grand Island Express company driver, Jeff Keifer has been named Driver Of The Month for April by The Nebraska Trucking Association.  Jeff has been with GIX for over six years and currently makes his home in Hastings, NE. On Friday, June 10th, GIX will be hosting a company lunch to...  read more //

 


Steve Hays Named Driver Of The Month By The Nebraska Trucking Association.

Yet Another February Award!

Friday, May 20, 2016

Steve Hays Named Driver Of The Month By The Nebraska Trucking Association.
February was a very busy month at Grand Island Express. Company driver STEVE HAYS was named the Driver Of The Month by The Nebraska Trucking Association.  While it may appear this honor was overlooked in all the chaos happening at the time, rest assured, it was NOT forgotten!  To...  read more //

 


Fridays At Grand Island Express

And This Friday It's A Party!

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

This Friday May, 6th, Grand Island Express will be celebrating it's unprecedented FIFTH year in a row as a "Best Fleets To Drive For" top twenty finisher.  This is pretty sensational given the contest has only been running for eight years total and we've been one of the best for 5 years in a...  read more //

 


Virtual Care

The Future Of Medicine For People On The Go

Thursday, April 28, 2016

I found this article on my newsfeed this morning.  As I read it, all I could think of is, "How PERFECT for a truck driver"!  This info is courtesy of The Lincoln Journal Star.  Combine Virtual Care with a big-box pharmacy and truck drivers out over the road will no longer be forced...  read more //

 


Tweaking Your Game

Teaching Company Drivers How To Succeed At GIX

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Found this email waiting for me Monday morning:   Good morning GIX family!   Hope your week has started off well.  Reminder this Friday, 4/29,  at 10am I will be holding a company driver workshop focused on maximizing your earnings.  Please drop me a note if you...  read more //

 


Work Hard Play Hard!

Mixing Business With Fun.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

This Friday, April 22nd, will be Grand Island's monthly safety meeting.  The featured guest this month is the Nebraska State Patrol who will be doing walk-around demonstrations and pretrip inspections.  Serious guests for serious business -  But then the fun begins!  Tom...  read more //

 


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800-444-0708
432 South Stuhr Road
PO Box 2122
Grand Island, NE 68801-2122