ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Division of Workplace Development recently recognized Averitt Express for its commitment to hiring military veterans, presenting Averitt with the Flag of Freedom honor as part of its Show-Me Heroes program.
If you’re looking for the silver lining in an otherwise lackluster year for Class 8 truck sales in the United States, it is that December held true to a 14-year tradition by posting the highest number of monthly 4th-quarter sales or that Kenworth had its best month since the red-hot year of 2006 when fleets and owner-operators were rushing to pre-buy trucks to avoid the 2007 emissions rule change.
PRATTVILLE, Ala. — Kinedyne, a global manufacturer and distributor of cargo control products for the transportation industry, said it is close to completing a major relocation, consolidation and expansion effort designed to make the company more efficient, competitive and responsive to its customers’ needs.
GREENWICH, Conn. — XPO Logistics, a global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been awarded a supply chain contract by global power provider Cummins to support Cummins customers worldwide.
LAFAYETTE, La. — Dupré Logistics has added Dallas and Buffalo, New York as the sites for new branch offices to expand its brokerage and 3PL groups.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers in North America, expanded in 2016 by adding 58 additional locations, the company reported January 11.