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Blaine Brothers History

Blaine Brothers has been a proud member of the trucking community for over 40 years, providing the best in trucking parts, service and sales.

  • 1979

    The company was started in 1979, doing service calls out of a 1969 Ford pickup.

    Two brothers (Fred & Rick Dally) started the business in Blaine, hence the name “Blaine Brothers.”

    Rented a shop in Blaine and started doing shop repairs in late 1979.

  • 1980

    Our first tow truck. We had a tow body mounted on a truck we obtained when a customer couldn’t pay their bill. The one pictured is an upgraded truck from the original.

  • 1983

    Blaine Brothers outgrew the Blaine building and moved to New Brighton.

    Fred Dally bought out his brother Rick.

  • 1984

    Blaine Brothers leased a larger building in the North Star Industrial Park in Blaine.

  • 1987

    Trailmobile Trailers closes their St. Paul branch. We buy the parts inventory and become a parts distributor.

  • 1991

    Blaine Brothers purchased the building in the North Star Industrial Park from the bank.

  • 1994

    Fred left the day-to-day operations and Dean Dally took over as General Manager.

  • 1996

    Blaine Brothers purchased two adjacent lots and expanded its parking area.

  • 1999

    Blaine Brothers becomes a Capacity (yard spotter trucks) dealer.

  • 2002

    Blaine Brothers built a repair facility in Scanlon Minnesota.

    Fruehauf Trailers closed its Saint Paul branch, Blaine Brothers purchased the parts inventory.

  • 2004

    Blaine Brothers in Blaine added onto the parts warehouse.

  • 2006

    Blaine Brothers moved to their current location, selling the old property to Medtronic.

  • 2007

    Dean Dally bought out Fred’s remaining interest to become the sole owner.

  • 2008

    Dean Dally purchased a 100% interest in North American Trailer Sales in Inver Grove Heights.

  • 2009

    Blaine Brothers added onto the building in Scanlon for North American Trailer.

  • 2012

    North American Trailer opened Stanley, ND to service customers in the Bakken Oil Fields.

  • 2013

    Blaine Brothers opened Clearwater branch.

    Blaine Brothers joins HDA Truck Pride.

    Blaine Brothers purchases TruckAline in Blaine.

    Dean Dally purchases Hydraulic Specialty, Inc. in Fridley.

  • 2016

    The company was named Distributor of the Year in 2016 by Truck Parts & Service magazine.

    North American Trailer relocated to their state-of-the-industry facility in Inver Grove Heights, Minn.

  • 2017 - 2019

    2017, 2018 & 2019 #1 in Capacity Parts Sales

    2017 & 2018 #2 in Capacity Truck Sales.

  • 2019

    Blaine Brothers Clearwater branch breaks ground on their new facility.

    Blaine Brothers Inc. acquires Midwest Truck Service in Baldwin, WI.

  • 2020

    Blaine Brothers new Clearwater facility officially opens.