SALT LAKE CITY, Jan 28, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- U.S. Bank will open its first
corporate branch site in Utah at C.R. England, located at 4701 W. 2100 S., Salt
Lake City. The new branch is scheduled to open on Monday, Feb. 2, 2004, in a
central location within C.R. England's corporate headquarters. The announcement
was made by Damon Miller, president of U.S. Bank in Utah, and Daniel England,
chief executive officer, C.R. England.
C.R. England is a family-owned refrigerated transportation business
headquartered in Salt Lake City, and operates in 48 states, Canada and Mexico.
The company began with one truck in 1920 and has grown continually. C.R. England
employs more than 4,300 people and has approximately 2,650 tractors and 4,100
"We have had a good relationship with U.S. Bank, and having a branch at our
corporate headquarters will be a big benefit to our employees," said England.
"Our employees will be able to take care of their banking needs right at the
office, saving them time and money."
"The U.S. Bank office at C.R. England will be a full-service branch," said
Miller. "C.R. England employees will be able to take advantage of an exclusive
package of workplace banking benefits. They will also be able to open accounts,
cash checks, apply for loans and credit cards, use a U.S. Bank ATM, and enjoy
the highest level of service available in banking with our Five Star Service
Guarantee. This assures customers of certain key banking benefits and services
or they will be paid for their inconvenience."
A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6. During a
special grand opening Monday, Feb. 9 through Friday, Feb. 13, C.R. England
employees and area residents can register to win a variety of prizes. There will
also be giveaway items for all employees. During the week-long grand opening
C.R. England will be encouraging its employees to become organ donors and as
part of this will have a special blood drive for ARUP Blood Services.
The branch will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. The
branch manager is Darin Birch; the assistant manager is Sherry Facer. Although
the branch is located at C.R. England, it is open to everyone.
U.S. Bank also has a branch presence at Dell Computers in Tennessee; Procter &
Gamble in Ohio; Maritz in Missouri; Owensboro Mercy Health System, Churchill
Downs and IMAX in Kentucky, Aegon Insurance in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Best Buy
in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with assets of $189 billion, is the 8th largest
financial services holding company in the United States. The company operates
2,243 banking offices and 4,425 ATMs in 24 states and provides a comprehensive
line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment
services products to consumers, businesses and institutions. U.S. Bancorp is
home of the Five Star Service Guarantee which assures customers of certain key
banking benefits and services or customers will be paid for their inconvenience.
U.S. Bancorp is the parent company of U.S. Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web
SOURCE: U.S. Bank
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Amy Frantti, 612-303-0733
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