Our History

Salem Leasing Corporation (DBA Salem NationaLease) has provided quality transportation services to customers throughout the United States for more than 45 years. A recognized leader in the industry, we service the industry with individualized transport services tailored to each customer’s needs. Salem has attained tremendous growth through refined services, innovative management and commitment to customer service, resulting in high customer retention and overall company stability.

Salem NationaLease entered the full-service leasing business in 1965 as a sister company of one of the country’s largest independent truck dealerships. At its inception, Salem joined National Truck Leasing Systems (NationaLease) in order to provide its customers with service capabilities on a nationwide basis.

Salem has grown to be one of the most respected companies in our industry in the markets we serve. Customers supported by our business units, Salem NationaLease and Salem Carriers, operate in diverse industries including: food service, textile, construction, retail, housing, paper, petroleum, health care, manufacturing and professional sports.

The cornerstone of Salem’s success is a culture of commitment to customer service, a willingness to listen, flexibility and innovation in responding to our customer’s needs in a timely manner.