About Stellar

Stellar partners with companies to drive productivity through the industry’s most innovative, reliable work trucks, trailers and accessories supported by a team invested in mutual success.

What We Do

Stellar was founded in 1990 in Garner, Iowa, and has since expanded operations to multiple U.S. locations. Stellar is a 100% employee-owned and operated manufacturer of high-quality work trucks and trailers, as well as service truck and van accessories. Through an innovative, growing product line and an expanding distribution network, Stellar has gained an international presence and become the No. 1 productivity choice in many markets.

Our Mission, Values & Purpose

Stellar’s mission, values and purpose have been thoughtfully developed to act as a roadmap, helping us to stay on track to achieve our ultimate core goal.

Mission Statement

Stellar is driven by quality. We produce work trucks, trailers, and service truck and van accessories at the highest level for hardworking companies that help make the world run. Through a positive work environment and the dedication of 100% employee-owners, we support our distributors and customers with innovative, responsive and cost-effective solutions.

Purpose & Values

  • Provide equipment and innovations that make our customers more productive
  • Be a valued partner for our distributors and customers
  • Ensure quality by never cutting corners
  • Treat all employees with dignity and respect
  • Work together to exceed customer expectations
  • Be a valued member of our communities

Core Goal

We will maintain and grow our industry leadership position for customer satisfaction and distributor relations while supporting our employee-owners.

Who We Are

Our History

Delve into the history of Stellar and explore how the company grew from a three-person operation into an industry frontrunner.

Charitable Giving

Stellar is committed to charitable giving that is meaningful for employees and impactful for the communities in which we live and work.


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Stellar COO to Depart After 27 Years

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The redesigned site provides a streamlined user experience with quick access to all of Stellar’s product offerings.

New ‘We Are Stellar’ Initiative Unites Stellar Employees, Distributors and Customers

March 14, 2023

The new initiative unites all brands under the Stellar name to form a stronger-than-ever lineup of equipment and solutions.

Ready to Get the Job Done?

Reach out to us today. With Stellar, you don’t just get tough, reliable products and equipment. You get real solutions to real problems — designed with you in mind.