NEW YORK — Truckload carrier Knight Transportation said Wednesday its second-quarter earnings rose 26 percent as demand for trucks to move goods in many markets outpaced the number of trucks available.
NEW YORK — Arkansas Best cut its second-quarter losses in half, the less-than-truckload company reported Wednesday, with shipments picking up as the economy rebounds.
CLEVELAND — Diversified manufacturer Eaton Corp. reported a surge in second-quarter profits Wednesday as global sales increased 16 percent over the same period last year when the entire industry was hammered by the recession.
TROY, Mich. — ArvinMeritor Inc. says it plans to invest $23 million over the next five years to expand its advanced technologies capabilities at its technical center in Troy, Mich. This project is expected to create 125 jobs at the company by 2014.
WESTLAKE, Ohio — TravelCenters of America LLC has recently renovated driver showers across its TA and Petro Stopping Center locations with new amenities for the best possible driver shower experience.
COLUMBUS, Ind. — Net orders for heavy-duty Class 8 commercial vehicles reached the highest level of the year in June, posting an increase of 93 percent compared to June of 2009, according to the market analysts at ACT Research Co. (ACT).