The company today is operated by his sons Thomas and Brian, who have both been with the company since 1980.
The newest generation includes Tom IV who is following in their footsteps
They are all dedicated to continue the traditional work ethics of Tom Sr. and to steer the company to higher levels of professionalism in marketing, sales and service.
Thomas J. Higgins, Founder
December 11, 1934 - March 22, 2006
Our company was founded in 1973 by Thomas J. Higgins, who was born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Mr. Higgins started a family with his wife Ann and and moved to Connecticut. There he worked sales for a New England manufacturer's rep agency and soon established himself as a top performer.
In 1973 an opportunity arose in Chicago, IL, to fulfill a lifelong dream of starting his own company.
T.J. Higgins Co. / 265 Lies Road / Carol Stream, IL 60188 / Phone: 630-752-9400 / Fax: 630-752-9423
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We own and operate two tractor/trailer rigs to better control local shipments to our customers throughout the Greater Chicago-Land area.
We use well-known, dependable freight lines to deliver all other shipments.
Our warehouse crew is dedicated and trained to meet company goals in accuracy and fill rates of 100%.
All aspects of service are high priority in shipping, receiving and maintenance of operation.
Our inside sales and customer service departments are fully trained to handle the needs of all customers.
The bottom line is better service.
Manufacturers' Representative Since 1973