Established in 1997, Summit Transportation is a truckload carrier that provides transportation and logistics services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. It transports retail and discount department store merchandise, manufactured goods, paper products, perishable and nonperishable food, beverages and beverage containers and building materials. Summit Transportation s business model includes convention, container, dedicated, flatbed, heavy haul, refrigerated and dry van. It utilizes information systems and satellite-based communications to process orders, optimize scheduling, dispatch loads and monitor loads in transit. The company offers trailers on lease and operates several terminals. Summit Transportation is headquartered in Dallas.