The Smith Agency specializes in providing freight shipping solutions whenever and wherever you need them. As an independent Landstar agency, we have access to one of the largest logistics networks in the industry, which means your business has access to this vast network too.
We are committed to providing our customers with quality service. We will work closely with you to develop the best logistics plan for your supply chain. After all, the success of our company is based on your success.
In addition to our commitment to quality service, we are dedicated to safety. Every independent Landstar agency has a Landstar Safety Officer (LSO) on staff. LSOs support customer safety initiatives and promote overall safe, secure, compliant deliveries.
You can trust that The Smith Agency will keep your supply chain moving and get your freight delivered safely and on-time.
Landstar is in the small-business business. Built on solid, long-term relationships, the company enables thousands of independent transportation providers to operate their own businesses as members of the Landstar network. These independent agents are backed with the tools and support of a multibillion-dollar, Fortune 500 company, which allows them to compete with the largest carriers in the industry.
At Landstar, safety comes first. That’s why Landstar has strict owner-operator qualifications and has developed safety programs such as M.U.S.T. – Mutual Understanding of Safety Together. The M.U.S.T. program brings Landstar representatives and customers together to ensure freight is delivered safely, on-time and damage free.
Landstar transportation services companies are certified to ISO 9001:2015 quality management system standards and RC14001:2015 environmental, health, safety and security management system standards. Its common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.
Landstar Fuels Success with College Scholarships
Since 1995, Landstar has granted over $1 million in scholarships to Landstar BCOs, agents and employees. Occasionally a scholarship recipient will update us on how their education enriched their lives. Darien Cropper, the child of independent Landstar Agent Ron Pepple, recently updated Landstar on her career and the opportunities that the scholarship afforded her during her undergraduate work.
Five Reasons Why Owner-Operators Choose Landstar
There are many reasons why independent owner-operators choose to lease to Landstar and many more reasons why they choose to stay. When independent owner-operators lease to Landstar, they choose the freedom to run when and where they want to travel. By tapping into our load board and exclusive mobile apps, and capitalizing on the relationships they build with agents, owner-operators have the tools they need to succeed.
Best in Cargo Security Award – CargoNet®
Landstar was presented with the top award in the Large Motor Carrier category as a 3PL with over $1 billion in gross annual revenue.
Fleet Safety Awards – Florida Trucking Association
Landstar Express America - 1st place in the Truckload Division under 10 million miles. Landstar Ranger - 2nd place in the Truckload Division over 20 million miles.