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Red Classic Overview

Charlotte, NC
501 to 1000 employees
2011
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Trucking
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Red Classic, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, is a safety focused provider of transportation, logistics and fleet maintenance solutions through a group of five divisions headquartered in Charlotte, NC. Red Classic provides asset-based solutions ... Read more

Mission: We Are:

The safest provider of transportation, logistics and fleet maintenance solutions to enable our customers and communities to thrive.

Red Classic – Why Work For Us?


At Red Classic, we believe our people are our greatest asset, and that's why you'll find that we've thought about every detail - big and small - to make this the greatest place you've ever worked. What sets us apart from the competition is how we support what we value most - safety, family and community.

 

SAFETY: Safety is our number one priority and is integral to every part of the business. From the technicians servicing the vehicles, to the drivers behind the wheel and the corporate staff coordinating everything else in between, we want to make sure all members of our team return home in the same condition they left that morning - safe.

 

FAMILY: We've cultivated a company culture that encourages work-life balance because we know family time is important. 

 

COMMUNITY: Our employees make an impact in their communities through our stewardship program, supporting the causes that matter most to them. Whether it's participating in a charity walk or making meals for a homeless shelter, there are opportunities for every member of the Red Crew to join in and make a difference. 

 

Whether you join the Red Crew as a driver, maintenance technician, owner operator or corporate employee, we give you the tools to drive your career. Learn more about us by exploring the rest of our Glassdoor page and by visiting our website at www.redclassic.com

COMPANY DRIVERS

At Red Classic, we're forging our own path. We're pioneers: re-imagining the transportation world for the benefit of shippers, carriers and every member of the Red Classic team.

Benefits

  • Industry Leading Mileage Pay!
  • Flexible Scheduling, Home Daily
  • Competitive pay based on years of experience
  • Paid Weekly/ Direct Deposit
  • Safety Component Pay
  • Electronic Logs. (Rand McNally)

OWNER OPERATORS

Are you an owner operator? If so, we should talk. Red Classic is looking for professional owner operators who crave the benefits of working with the fastest growing transportation provider in the nation.

Benefits

  • $1.03 per mile (loaded)
  • $1.00 per mile (empty or bobtail)
  • (+) Fuel Surcharge based on DOE National Fuel Price
  • WEX Fuel Card & 14 (S.E.) Bulk Fuel Terminals
  • Maintenance Services ($85 an hour)
  • Rand McNally with IntelliRoute
  • No Forced Dispatch
  • 100% no touch freight, capabilities of drop & hook
  • Weekly settlements via direct deposit
  • Partnered with TRANSFLO
  • National Tire Discount (Snider Tire)
  • Tag Program & Maintenance Fund
  • Preferred Carrier for high quality customers, including Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
  • Referral Bonus

CORPORATE

Welcome to the Red Classic headquarters, where we control our more than 30 terminals throughout the Southeast. Here, our centralized team helps secure loads and blanket the roads with experienced drivers who are dedicated to service and safety.

Due to a rapid expansion, Red Classic Transportation Services is looking for motivated, driven, competitive, energetic and dynamic individuals looking for a fast paced and fun environment.

MAINTENANCE

Our fleet needs to meet the demands of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, the nation's largest independent bottler. Needless to say, our trucks are prime examples of a "well-oiled machine."

Benefits

  • Competitive pay based on years of experience
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Paid Weekly/ Direct Deposit
  • Vacation & Holiday Pay
  • Annual Safety Bonus Opportunity
  • Outstanding Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits (Eligible after 90 days)

Red Classic, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, is a safety focused provider of transportation, logistics and fleet maintenance solutions through a group of five divisions headquartered in Charlotte, NC. Red Classic provides asset-based solutions on over 600 trucks throughout its regional, dedicated and over the road networks and leverages it's logistics division to provide nationwide coverage for truckload, less than truckload and intermodal shipments. The company also provides commercial fleet maintenance services from 72 shops throughout the Southeast and Midwest. Red Classic has been recognized twice as a Top Workplace by the Charlotte Observer.

 

www.redclassic.com   www.cokeconsolidated.com


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    "2 weeks working, all is good so far."

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    I have been working at Red Classic full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They have been very accommodating so far.

    Cons

    This is a new, up and coming operation, so they are still working the bugs out.

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    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Red Classic (Charlotte, NC) in March 2015.

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    call for interview, interview, hired. this was a very easy process, since then many things have changed in the hiring and training process. still a sad company to work for

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    • what days do you want to work? what hours   1 Answer

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    no negotiation you take what they have or move on, no future raises...ever

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Red Classic Awards & Accolades

  • Top Workplaces -- Midsize, The Charlotte Observer, 2015
  • Top Workplaces -- Midsize, The Charlotte Observer, 2016
  • Leadership Award, The Charlotte Observer, 2016
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