DistTech is an established leader in dedicated contract and common carriage for bulk liquid commodities, whose initial operations began in the early 1930s. hat began with one pick-up truck, developed into an international motor carrierthat is one of the largest in the tank-truck industry today.
The original Company was founded by John Manfredi and his son, Frank, transporting milk from farms in Northeast Ohio to dairies in Cleveland. The Company was incorporated in 1949 as Manfredi Motor Transit Co. and soon became an interstate carrier for Cleveland-based companies.
Since deregulation of the trucking industry in 1980, DistTech has grown extensively. Not only has the Company expanded its core base of business in the liquid bulk chemical and food grade hauling, but has also expanded into dry bulk and dry freight hauling. Plus, the Company has acquired businesses and added affiliate companies to maintain its continuous growth.
In 2004, the Company officially changed its name to Distribution Technologies, Inc. -- later shortened to DistTech -- to better reflect the firm's core capability of merging reliable transportation service with real-time information technology.
Today, the Company is truly an international provider of bulk logistics services with more than 25 locations in North America strategically located to meet the ever-expanding needs of our broad base of customers. – less – More from ZoomInfo »