Alert: 5/26/2016

Gulf Winds will be closed 5/29/17 in observance of Memorial Day.
We would like to honor all Military Personnel who have scarified to protect the freedom we enjoy! Thank you and God Bless!

Gulf Winds maintains long term strategic relationships with partner carriers working together to create matches between our networks of freight. As a carrier ourselves, Gulf Winds understands the unique challenges facing our industry and drivers. We are always interested in talking to professional, reliable, and safe carrier partners for:

  • Dry Van
  • Refrigerated
  • Flatbed and Specialized
  • Intermodal
  • Container Drayage

Gulf Winds provides the following value added resources to help streamline the flow of information and make doing business together easy!

  • Quick Pay Options
  • Post equipment when available
  • Update load information online
  • Upload POD electronically

Useful Links

Estat Login CarrierHub Login

Contact Information

Ben Baxley | Carrier Relations Manager

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Rejected Products?

Please contact the Houston Food Bank at 713-547-8643 or 713-547-8673

Their Warehouse location is at 535 Portwall St. Houston, TX 77029


Liability issues are covered through state and federal provisions that protect donors who act in good faith. And, the Houston Food Bank meets or exceeds the same federal food-handling and safety regulations that govern the food and grocery industry.

About the Houston Food Bank

The Houston Food Bank is the nation’s largest size Feeding America food bank and source of food for hunger relief charities in 18 southeast Texas counties. A network of nearly 500 food pantries, soup kitchens, senior centers and other agencies, feeding a total of 137,000 people each week, provides more than 50 million nutritious meals annually. Fresh produce, meat and nonperishables are distributed from the warehouse at 535 Portwall, and hot meals are prepared and distributed from Keegan Center, an industrial kitchen.

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Payment Options

Quick Pay Options Standard Terms


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Register to Become a Partner Today!

Required information:

  • Proof of insurance
  • Copy of W-9
  • Copy of operating authority

A contract will be submitted to you after initial review to complete your registration process. A signed contract is required in order to begin work with Gulf Winds. Please click on the link below to begin registration.

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We at Houston Distributing Company have done business as a carrier with Gulf Winds for many years now. They are an exemplary organization to do business with, from their personnel, warehousing and overall business philosophy to making sure things happen in a timely and efficient manner day in and day out. Furthermore they have helped us grow our business exponentially. It is a real pleasure to work with their organization.