Tuesday, January 23, 2018
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Schneider National Inc. files registration statement for initial public offering

Schneider National Inc. files registration statement for initial public offering

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Schneider National Inc. and the Schneider Family said today that the Company has filed a registration with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed initial public offering of shares of the Company’s Class B common stock.

California labor law violations subject of multiple class action suits against trucking companies

California labor law violations subject of multiple class action suits against trucking companies

LOS ANGELES — A lawsuit on behalf of California and Florida drivers charging KLLM Transport Services LLC with numerous wage and hour violations was filed November 14 in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and is one of several similar actions this year.

ATA freight tonnage index surges 8.2 percent

ATA freight tonnage index surges 8.2 percent

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index surged 8.2 percent in November, following a 0.3 percent drop during October.

$1.7 million settlement for C.R. England California drivers approved

$1.7 million settlement for C.R. England California drivers approved

U.S. District Judge Dee Benson approved December 12 the settlement of a class-action wage and hour action brought by present and former drivers of refrigerated carrier C.R. England against the company for failure to adhere to California wage and labor laws. The settlement provides for $1.7 million to be paid to 6,336 drivers, or approximately $273 per driver.

FTR: November trailer orders beat expectations at 35,800 units

FTR: November trailer orders beat expectations at 35,800 units

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Transportation analyst firm FTR reported December 16 that final November trailer orders reached 35,800, beating expectations by a wide margin. Although the total was 78 percent above October’s orders, it was still 8 percent below the same month last year, when orders were very strong.

Love's open five locations on same day with more than 450 parking spaces

Love's open five locations on same day with more than 450 parking spaces

OKLAHOMA CITY — Love’s Travel Stops has opened five new locations across five states, adding more than 450 truck-parking spaces to busy interstates and highways.

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