While for-hire trucking companies are shedding assets and focusing on profits, a national survey of private fleet operators revealed that 67 percent of the respondents expect their operations to grow in the coming years.
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24 Sep 2013
11 Jul 2013
Trucking companies may have to hire as many as 60,000 additional drivers in the second half of 2013 to compensate for constraints on productivity from new hours of service rules that took effect July 1, according to FTR Associates.
13 May 2013
According to a survey conducted by GE Capital Fleet Services, 44 percent of fleet managers cited maximizing productivity as their primary concern in managing their company’s truck fleet...
03 Apr 2013
Golden State Foods has acquired a McDonald’s distribution center in Lebanon, Ill., from Gateway Distribution.
25 Mar 2013
Andrew Distribution has selected Ryder System to provide and maintain 18 new straight trucks under a full-service lease agreement.
27 Feb 2013
IMC-brokered highway shipment revenue in December 2012 averaged $1,500 per load, $12 or 0.8 percent below the November yield and $25 or 1.6 percent below the December 2011 yield.
19 Feb 2013
Dependable Companies' return to trucking acquisitions to bolster transportation growth signals increasing confidence in the economic recovery.
13 Dec 2012
The most important benefit Arnold Transportation may gain from its merger with LinkAmerica isn’t additional trucks or drivers but density.