Our History

Our History

1969

With only one truck and two accounts, Rosedale Transport opens its first terminal in Hamilton, Ontario

1978

North Georgia Shippers was formed and provided service to customers in the Northeast, Midwest and Northwest from the carpet mills in North Georgia. Deliveries were done by drivers off the back of the truck.

1980

Strict trucking regulations require that Rosedale submit applications to operating authorities and various regulatory commissions. Rosedale receives tremendous support from the floor-covering industry and every application is successful

1981

To meet the service requirements of its’ now rapidly growing customer base, Rosedale moves its operation from Hamilton to Mississauga. With this new warehouse, delivery zones are expanded to include most of southern Ontario

1983

With the majority of carpet mills centered in Quebec, Rosedale is encouraged to open a second facility in Montreal, Quebec.  This location offers transportation and distribution services to both Montreal and Quebec City, as well as providing single lane service to Ontario and the USA

1985

Rosedale achieves success again with a truck once a week from Dalton, Georgia to Eastern Canada. To better serve this market, Rosedale opens a consolidation warehouse in Dalton called Carpet Consolidators of Georgia.

1986

Rosedale purchases a company by the name of North Georgia Shippers to aid in expansion in the USA

1987

North Georgia Shippers opens a terminal in Minnesota

1989

An additional warehouse in Ottawa is opened which enables Rosedale to offer an enhanced service standard in Eastern Ontario and the Ottawa Valley to its shippers in Ontario, Quebec and the USA

1990

During the nineties, Rosedale continues to grow as an integral part of the Canadian floor-covering industry. Its services enable many manufacturers and distributors to close their remote warehouses and use Rosedale to provide just-in-time delivery services

1995

Rosedale continues to expand in Canada with new terminals in Quebec City and London. The Company also introduces scheduled services to Western Canada, most Maritime points and the USA

2000

The Mississauga head office holds the grand opening of its new, state-of-the-art facility. Additional services to the general freight industries are launched.

2001

Rosedale opens new terminals in Barrie, Granby, Edmonton and Calgary to better serve the markets in each of these areas

2004

Rolly Uloth, named Transportation Clubs International Person of the Year

2006

President Rolly Uloth was a finalist in the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Rosedale also opens its 11th terminal in Winnipeg, MB

2008

Rosedale grows into Saskatchewan opening two terminals: Saskatoon and Regina

2010

Rosedale continues with their western expansion with their 14th terminal location in Delta, BC

2011

Rosedale moves into their newly built, company owned facility in Winnipeg, with over 6.5 acres of land, easy access of all major highways and lies within North America’s inland port and Foreign Trade Zone, CentrePort Canada

2013

Rosedale move into their new facilities in Calgary and Ottawa

2016

Rosedale opens up a location in Kelowna, BC to better serve the Okanagan Region

2018

Rosedale ownership invest in the future by obtaining Rosedale Montreal’s current location and purchasing land in Ottawa with a new facility planned, and obtaining permits to add onto the existing Head Office with bigger warehouse footprint and additional office space

2019

Rosedale celebrates 50 years in business

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