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Location-based authorization service designed to combat fleet fuel fraud

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BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Comdata Inc., a provider of payment solutions has launched the next generation of enhanced authorization controls, a digital solution designed to help...

ATA tonnage index jumps 6.3 percent

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ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 6.3 percent in October to 119.9 from September’s...

Pilot Flying J diesel customers can now use Amex cards at pump

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pilot Flying J,  in partnership with American Express, have made it possible for guests to pay at the pump in the commercial...
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FMCSA waiver offers some exemptions for drivers assisting in COVID-19 relief

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WASHINGTON — On March 24, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a waiver that lifts several regulations for commercial driver’s license (CDL)...

NFI inducts 21 company drivers into inaugural Haul of Fame class

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CAMDEN, N.J. — NFI, a supply chain solutions provider, recently inducted 21 company drivers into its inaugural Haul of Fame.The award reception, which took...

ACT Research: NA Class 8 orders outpacing industry’s ability to produce

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COLUMBUS, Ind. — At the top line, North American Class 8 net orders totaled 28,082 units in November, compared to build at 27,973 units,...
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Find out how to become an owner-operator through OOIDA’s ‘Truck to Success’ online business...

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GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. — Interested in the ins and outs of being an owner-operator? The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) has scheduled an online...

Price of on-highway gallon of diesel up 2.9 cents

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WASHINGTON — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel jumped 2.9 cents a gallon for the week ending April 22, according to...

Schneider says it will use its assets to enhance middle mile capabilities

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GREEN BAY, Wis. —  With its end-to-end delivery portfolio, Schneider says it is able to deliver seamless shipping that keeps businesses one step ahead...

Dupré Logistics opens new branch in Sacramento

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SACRAMENTO, Calf. —  Dupré Logistics has opened a new branch in the Sacramento area and named David Joiner as manager of the new office.“The...

ACT Research freight forecast: Pre-ship provides respite from freight downturn

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COLUMBUS, Ind. — Officials at ACT Research said Monday that for the past few months, ACT had been expecting pre-tariff shipping to ramp up...

Omnitracs joins the fight against human trafficking

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DALLAS — Omnitracs, a provider of fleet management solutions to transportation and logistics companies, has pledged $25,000 in support of Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT),...

Fleet fuel study shows savings of more than $600M using fuel-efficiency technology

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Twenty fleets operating more than 71,844 tractors and 236,292 trailers saved over $600 million in 2017 compared to the average trucks on the road.They...
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Sherri Garner Brumbaugh elected ATA chair, becoming second woman to lead association

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ARLINGTON, Va. — The Board of Directors of American Trucking Associations (ATA) have elected Sherri Garner Brumbaugh as the organization’s 76th chair during ATA’s...

Diesel prices dive for 10th week in a row to $3.077

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For the 10th week in a row on-highway diesel took a price plunge, showing up Wednesday down 4.4 cents to just above $3 a...

Super Service increases pay, including performance plus program

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SOMERSET, Ky. — Super Service, a regional and dedicated full truckload carrier recently purchased by J&R Schugel Trucking, has announced a new pay increase...
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Fleet Advantage’s sale-leaseback program offers flexibility, financial relief for fleets

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Fleet Advantage, which provides truck and trailer financing options, has launched a new sale-leaseback program to infuse cash and flexibility...

Two large carriers increasing driver pay

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Two major carriers said Thursday they were increasing driver pay.Cargo Transporters, a regional and national carrier, said its increase will include all over-the-road and...

OIG to audit FMCSA’s oversight of compliance of state CDL programs

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WASHINGTON — A fatal traffic accident in Massachusetts involving a tractor trailer has prompted the Office of Inspector General of the Department of Transportation...

U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index: Strong gains in Q4 ahead of anticipated tariff increases...

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MINNEAPOLIS — The U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index, a tool designed to assess the current state of the freight industry in the United States,...