Thursday, April 19, 2018
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Old Dominion reports  revenue per day decrease from 2015

Old Dominion reports revenue per day decrease from 2015

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. today reported that August 2016 LTL tons per day decreased 1.4 percent from the same period last year. The drop was due, the company reported, to a 1.5 percent decrease in LTL shipments per day and a 0.1 percent increase in LTL weight per shipment.

For-hire trucking adds 3,400 jobs in August, far below July

For-hire trucking adds 3,400 jobs in August, far below July

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers slowed their hiring in August and barely raised wages. They added a modest 151,000 jobs, about half the blockbuster gains of the two previous months.

McCollister's holds Motorsports auction in Reno

McCollister's holds Motorsports auction in Reno

RENO, Nev. — McCollister’s Auto Transport Group was a sponsor of the recent Motorsports Auction Group’s auction held here as a part of the Hot August Night Series.

Churn Rate at large fleets dropped to 83 percent in 2nd Q; lowest in 5 years

Churn Rate at large fleets dropped to 83 percent in 2nd Q; lowest in 5 years

ARLINGTON, Va. — Today, American Trucking Associations said the turnover rate at truckload fleets with more than $30 million in annual revenue fell six points to 83 percent in the second quarter — the lowest point since the second quarter of 2011.

Love's purchases Hertz building in Oklahoma City

Love's purchases Hertz building in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY — Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores has purchased the building and land south of its main corporate campus on Pennsylvania Avenue occupied by The Hertz Corp.

CRST International approved for veteran's program

CRST International approved for veteran's program

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — CRST International has been approved for the Veteran Apprenticeship Program through the Department of Labor and the Veteran’s Administration. New and current CRST drivers using GI Bill benefits may now be eligible to earn additional monthly income as they transition into their new trucking careers with CRST.

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