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ACT Research Trucking Index shows nearly across-the-board declines

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COLUMBUS, Ind. — The latest release of ACT’s For-Hire Trucking Index showed nearly across-the-board declines, with capacity being the lone exception.The Pricing Index fell...
Drug Testing

FMCSA Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse is an important part of your driving record

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Although it’s just beginning its second year of existence, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse has become a major...
Truck at Warehouse

ATA’s truck tonnage index sees solid gains at year’s end, but 2020 totals still...

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ARLINGTON, Va. — American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 7.4% in December after rising 3.2% in November. In...

T.J. O’Connor named chief operating officer of YRC Worldwide

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — YRC Worldwide has promoted T.J. O’Connor to chief operating officer effective immediately. O’Connor will report to YRC Worldwide Chief Executive...
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New vs. used: There’s much to consider when looking to purchase a truck

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Whether you’re taking the first steps toward owning your own trucking business or you’re a seasoned owner-operator, at some point you’ll have to consider...
Microchip

Sales and orders point to a strong year for manufacturers

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The U.S. Class 8 sales market started 2021 with a strong January that saw sales of 17,164 units, according to data received from ACT...
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Old Dominion adds new or renovated service centers in nine US states

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THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has expanded its network by adding nine service centers in new and existing markets, the company...
ATA January Tonnage

ATA’s truck tonnage index rose 1.4% in January but lags 2.1% behind last year

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ARLINGTON, Va. — American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 1.4% in January after rising 1.2% in December. In...
Schneider Intermodal

Schneider marks 30 years of intermodal transport; touts service as sustainable shipping model

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GREEN BAY, Wis. — Schneider is celebrating a milestone this year with the 30th anniversary of the company’s intermodal service. In 1991, in an...
DAT Feb 28 Graph

DAT: Spot truckload posts jump 24% week ending Feb. 28

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BEAVERTON, Ore. — Amid record freight volumes for the time of year, national average spot truckload van and refrigerated rates swung back up to...

February Class 8 U.S. sales up 15.4 percent

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With sales of 4,403 year-to-date compared with 2,599 for the same period last year, International sales are up 69.4 percent this year. Pictured is...
YRC Freight Truck

YRC Worldwide returns to roots as Yellow Corp.; LTL brands retain existing names

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — YRC Worldwide Inc. has changed its name to Yellow Corp., a nod to the company’s origins as Yellow Transit, and...
US Xpress Truck

U.S. Xpress, MIT partner to improve driver efficiency

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — U.S. Xpress Inc. is collaborating with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Center for Transportation & Logistics to develop a roadmap...
Truck Passing Farm

ATA’s truck tonnage index rose 3.7% in November but still lagged 3.8% behind last...

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ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 3.7% in November after falling 5% in October. In...
Purple Peterbilt on highway

Truck sales data shows 2020 numbers likely to end on a high note

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Sales of new Class 8 trucks and trailers are poised to end 2020 on a strong note, reflecting buyer confidence in a growing economy.For...
John OLeary

Daimler Trucks North America picks O’Leary to succeed Nielsen as president and CEO

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PORTLAND, Ore., and STUTTGART, Germany — The board of management of Daimler Truck AG has appointed John O’Leary, 60, as the next president and...
Woman in Truck

WIT names 2020 top companies for women to work for in transportation

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PLOVER, Wis. — The Women In Trucking Association’s (WIT) Redefining the Road magazine on Oct. 2 released the association’s 2020 list of top companies...
CFI Logistics

CFI expands logistics to a new facility in Texas

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LAREDO, Texas — CFI Logistics and CFI Mexico are expanding into a new facility in Laredo, Texas, building on 36 years of operations in...
Jeff Greer

Black History Month leaders: Jeff Greer proud to be part of trucking industry

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During Black History Month, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) is recognizing the achievements of professional truck drivers for their modern-day successes in the trucking...
Brandon Bibbs

Black History Month leaders: Brandon Bibbs works to promote inclusion in trucking industry leadership

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During Black History Month, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) is recognizing the achievements of professional truck drivers for their modern-day successes in the trucking...