American Courier Corporation

American Courier Corporation

9840 S 140th Street
Suite 2
Omaha, NE 68138

Office Phone: 402-488-4851



Company Bio

American Courier Corporation was founded in 1946 under the name of Shanks Delivery Services. In 1980, the company began performing courier services for financial institutions in Nebraska.  Adopting the corporate name of American Courier, we now routinely execute service in Nebraska, Iowa, Colorado, Wyoming, Minnesota, Illinois, Montana, South Dakota and New Mexico.

American Courier is now a full-fledged courier and common carrier and is a general transportation services firm employing a full fleet of vehicles to meet all our customers needs. Our fleet includes cars, vans, sprinters, straight trucks with lift gates, as well as tractor-trailers. With the belief that a well balanced business mix makes for a healthy future, American Courier Corporation serves customers across a variety of industries. Including some of the following:

  • Medical Supplies
  • Financial institutions¬†
  • Healthcare facilities
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Automotive
  • Libraries
  • Wholesalers
  • Restaurant Supplies
  • Industrial Supplies
  • Auto and Truck Parts
  • Retailers
  • Laboratories
  • Animal Health
  • Government
  • Office Products
  • Education
  • Floral


  • Scheduled Routed Deliveries
  • Line Haul
  • Dedicated Truck
  • Dedicated Van
  • Bulk Distribution
  • Expedited Freight
  • Ground Parcel
  • Metro / Rural Deliveries
  • Cargo / Palletized Freight Deliveries
  • White Glove Deliveries
  • Logistics
  • Inventory Management
  • LTL
  •  24 Hour Turn-around
  • Warehousing
  • Hot Shot or On-Demand Deliveries

Special Services

  • Medical
  • Office Products
  • Parts Storage
  • Distribution
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Automotive
  • Floral
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Industrial Products
  • Education
  • Office Products
  • Animal Health
  • Libraries
  • Wholesalers
  • Retailers
  • Government
  • Laboratories 
  • Airport Pickup / Delivery
  • Banking


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  • Cargo Vans
  • Cars
  • Hi-Cubes
  • Lift Gates
  • Tractor Trailers
  • Straight Trucks

Driver Info

American Courier utilizes fully insured Independent Contractor's to ensure timely delivery of your product.

Our Team

President, Ken Bartholomew
Executive Vice President, Dave Robertson
East Region Manager, Jack Johnson
West Regional Manager, Mike Dedman
Business Development/Key Client, Jason Benjamin


70,000 - 80,000 square feet


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