Colonel’s Daily Journey: The Outpost

Colonel’s Daily Journey: The Outpost Follow Colonel on his Daily Journey as he starts his day with a visit around the workshop, checking in on all the employees and seeing what everyone is working on for the day. Video Transcript Colonel: “One thing I like to do every day when I get to work I always make […]

“Believe in Mayberry”

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Colonel: “I think everybody, everywhere in the country wants to believe somewhere, there’s a Mayberry. I think people in New York City – somedays they think, ‘boy, life’s gotta be simpler than this, I mean somewhere (Colonel chuckles), this just can’t, can’t all be like this’. A small town, people want to go to a […]


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Video Transcript Colonel: “I like to think that we, uh, influence people with what we do. That we make a product that people enjoy getting it, and they enjoy using it, they feel good about it, and uh, I get inspired trying to treat people right. I want our customer service to be as good […]

“Excellence in American Business” . . . A Customer’s Perspective

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Here at Col. Littleton, we receive great feedback from our customers almost every day. Now and then, a customer’s comments really jump out at us and speak to the spirit of what we are striving to accomplish in serving our customers well. We just wanted to share this customer’s experience and photo with you: “Excellence […]


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Video Transcript Colonel: “I think everybody loves a good story. And this is one of my favorite stories. It’s that story about the school teacher in the second grade and she had these kids and there was a little new girl in the class and the new girl just didn’t seem to get along, she […]

“Christmas is Not About Me”

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Video Transcript Colonel: “When I was a kid, there were a few special days that I always looked forward to more than all the others: the last day of school, my birthday . . . but my favorite of all was Christmas. Christmas always brought great hopes, that I had a pretty good chance of […]

Completion of Colonel’s 1941 WC-6 Command Car Restoration

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After several years of working on his beloved Command Car, Colonel has finally completed the restoration. Read more about Colonel’s journey through the restoration process in the October 2021 publication of Military Vehicles Magazine or in the blog posts below. The Beginning – Command Car Restoration – The Discover A Work in Progress – Command […]

“A Traveler’s Story”

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Video Transcript Colonel: “Last year, a gentleman in uh, Huntsville, Alabama, and he ordered one of our travel bags. And so he had to leave that afternoon, and so he packed a bag and went to the airport, and it was on uh, the Thanksgiving weekend which is I think the largest travel day of […]

“A Wedding in Germany”

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Colonel’s Words of Wisdom Video Transcript Colonel: “I hear all the time from people that they’ll be somewhere and somebody will come up to them and say, ‘is that a Colonel Littleton bag?’ and they’ll say ‘Yes’ and then they become, they almost become friends because they’re sharing the same thing. And, uh, there was […]

“Inside the Box”

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Colonel’s Words of Wisdom Video Transcript Colonel: “And we’re talking about product but the box that it goes in, the shipping box. I look at that as being us being a guest in somebody’s house. We want the tape on there straight, we want the box to be great, we want the label straight, like […]