Epes Transport System is a truckload common and contract carrier with 48-state authority. The company s major markets include the southeast, central states, mid-south, mid-Atlantic, Northeast, Southern California, Texas and Canada. Epes Transport has a fleet of more than 650 power units, 1,00 vans and 50 reefer units. Epes Transport System has terminal locations in Greensboro, N.C.; Wilson, N.C.; Richmond, Va.; Morristown, Tenn., and Valdosta, Ga. The company started business in 1931 in Blackstone, Va. Originally known as The Transport Company, Epes began as a family-owned business and has continued that way for more than 55 years. Epes Transport is owned by Epes Carriers, one of the largest private trucking companies in North Carolina. Epes Transport System is headquartered in Greensboro, N.C.