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Smarf Logistics Co

Interstate
(13 reviews) 4.8 out of 5
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
USDOT
3048527
Docket
MC048594

Carrier Ratings

Cleanliness
9.9
Communication
9.1
Timeliness
9.3

Positive Flags

On Time Pickup
9
On Time Delivery
7
Consistent Tracking
7
Good Delivery Condition
7
Easy to Work With
6
Strong Dispatcher Communication
5
Clean Equipment
5
Strong Driver Communication
4
Easy to Onboard
4
Friendly
3
Knowledgeable
3

Negative Flags

Intermittent Tracking
1
Poor Dispatcher Communication
1

Overview

SMARF Logistics is a leading professional freight services provider. Since 2014, we have worked hard to provide our clients with the fastest, most dependable and highly diverse freight transportation solutions on the market. Long standing relationships with different regions, as well as maintaining our own modern fleet of expertly-serviced vehicles, allow us to ensure hassle-free & timely delivery anywhere across the lower 48 states.

Fleet Details

Type Tractors Trailers Trucks
Owned 13 0 0
Leased 0 20 0

Freight

  • General Freight
  • Metal: Sheets, Coils, Rolls
  • Building Materials
  • Beverages
  • Paper Products

Truck Types

  • Dry Van
  • Power Only

Shipment Types

  • Full Truckload
MCS-150 Mileage
1,358,795 (2023)
Electronic Tracking
54% of reviewers say the carrier uses electronic tracking

Lanes

This information was provided by Smarf Logistics Co

Primary Operating Area Headquarters

Compliance

Authorizations

FMCSA authority status
Common Active — 10/17/2017 (6 years, 4 months)
Carrier operation
Interstate
Cargo authorization
Property

Safety Violations

Type Total Severe Out of Service Measure Percentile
Vehicle Maintenance 16 6 7 5.8 50.5%
Unsafe Driving 2 0 0 0.61 7.4%
Hours of Service Compliance 4 0 0 0.07 2.8%
Driver Fitness 0 0 0 0 0%
Controlled Substances 0 0 0 0 0%

Accident Report

Type Last 6 Months 6-12 Months ago 12-24 Months ago Total
Fatalities 0 0 0 0
Injuries 0 0 0 0
Tow-away 0 0 2 2
Crash Reports 0 0 2 2

Inspections

Type Inspections OOS Inspections OOS Percentage National Average
Driver 41 0 0% 6.67%
Vehicle 17 6 35.29% 22.26%

Insurance Coverage

Insurance type
BIPD (Primary)
Company name
Sentry Select Insurance Company
Policy limit
$750,000
Policy number
A0199190001
Effective date
07/05/2022
Address
1800 North Point Dr, Stevens Point, WI, US, 54481
Phone
+1-800-610-4888

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FL

Verified Broker from Florida

March 17, 2023

“Full Truckload from Green Bay, WI to Chicago, IL”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Strong Driver Communication
  • Friendly
  • Easy to Work With
  • Easy to Onboard
  • Clean Equipment
  • Good Delivery Condition
  • Knowledgeable

Smarf Logistics Co ran a dry van load for us. Sam kept us updated throughout the trip. Electronic tracking was accepted. Driver was on time for pickup and delivery.


Lanes
Green Bay, WI to Chicago, IL
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
Featured Review
OH

Verified Broker from Ohio

May 15, 2023

“Professional and ON TIME!”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
9/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking

Ran a last minute load with these guys and they really helped us out when in a pinch!


Lanes
Lemont, IL to Madison, WI
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Did not use electronic tracking
OH

Verified Broker from Ohio

April 24, 2023

“Full Truckload from Evansville, IN to Rogers, AR”

Timeliness
8/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
9/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Driver Communication
  • Easy to Work With
  • Clean Equipment
  • Good Delivery Condition

Driver(s) are responsive and good at giving updates. Customers happy w/deliveries


Lanes
Evansville, IN to Rogers, AR
Westfield, IN to Tulsa, OK
Frankfort, KY to Brighton, CO
Green Bay, WI to Oxnard, CA
Freight Details
General Freight
Motor Vehicles
Machinery, Large Objects
Beverages
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
IN

Verified Broker from Indiana

April 23, 2023

“Full Truckload from Millersburg, OH to Chillicothe, IL”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Easy to Onboard
  • Good Delivery Condition

Had a good trip with Ilia. Perfection from start to finish


Lanes
Millersburg, OH to Chillicothe, IL
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
IN

Verified Broker from Indiana

April 21, 2023

“Smarf is the Smart choice”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Good Delivery Condition
What went poorly?
  • Intermittent Tracking

Though I had to keep reminding the driver to keep the location sharing for his tracking on, we still had a good delivery with the carrier


Lanes
Frankfort, KY to Brighton, CO
Freight Details
Beverages
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking not functional