R. J. Twitchell & Co. has been a family business since its inception in 1943 and still remains a small organization dedicated to close customer relationships:

  • 1943 - Oscar Twitchell starts the business. He sells mostly Dempster Dumpster systems to road construction companies and to industrial plants handling their own refuse on site.

  • 1945 - Shortly after his return from serving as a US Army officer in World War II, Oscar's son Bob Twitchell joins his father in the business.

  • 1965 - Bob incorporates the business and expands coverage to all of New Jersey.

  • 1982 - Bob's son Jim Twitchell joins the business.

  • 1993 - R. J. Twitchell & Co. celebrates 50 years of providing equipment, parts, and service to the private, national account, municipal, and industrial sectors.

  • 1995 - Add the EZ Pack line of refuse bodies.

  • 2018 - Looking forward to 75 years of excellent service!
R. J. Twitchell & Co