901 N Kansas Ave.
Tel: +1 319 626 3600
Fax: +1 319 626 3311
Heartland Express was founded in 1978 and became a publicly trading company in November 1986. It is a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier with corporate headquarters in North Liberty, Iowa. The company's primary markets include household appliances, automotive parts, consumer products, paper products, packaged foodstuffs and retail goods.
It provides regional dry van truckload services and generates its revenue based on the number of miles per load delivered. Its main traffic lanes are between customer locations east of the Rocky Mountains. The company's operations in western states accounted for approximately 16% of revenue in 2012.
Heartland Express is a holding company incorporated in Nevada, which owns all of the stock of Heartland Express of Iowa, Heartland Express Services, Heartland Express Maintenance Services and A & M Express.Its revenues in 2013 were $582.26m.