BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Sales of McLeod Software products Including LoadMaster, PowerBroker and DocumentPower Enterprise, reached the highest annual total in its 25-year history during 2009, the company reports.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Freight availability in February more than tripled on the North American spot market, compared to February 2009, with a 215 percent increase according to the TransCore Freight Index. This marked the fifth consecutive month of improvement on a year-over-year basis and indicated unusually strong seasonal volume, according to TransCore.
SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, Pa. — One hears of efforts to help truckers better manage their day-to-operations profitably, but not so much about helping them with other financial matters such as college savings plans for their children or opening an IRA.
WASHINGTON — Industrial production edged up 0.1 percent in February, beating expectations and marking the eighth straight monthly increase. But the key manufacturing sector produced less —for months a rare bright spot — produced less, muting hopes for a speedy recovery.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Wabash National Corp. has hired 100 temporary associates with plans to hire 90 more during the quarter, the semi trailer builder said.