LTL Shipping

News pertaining to less than truckload shippers, small freight, parcel carriers and more.

Commentary

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News & Analysis

22 Jun 2016
"Hauliers and shippers run the risk of being punished for infringement of rules they could not properly prepare for,” the European Shippers' Council said.
21 Jun 2016
Shipment volumes climbed in May, but not enough to pull transport providers out of a deep year-over-year hole.
20 Jun 2016
U.S. regulators are taking further steps toward a rulemaking on the detention of truck drivers by shippers and their customers.
20 Jun 2016
Trucking firms in Russia are consolidating and expanding their services in a bid to remain competitive with containerized rail transportation.
15 Jun 2016
An online marketplace for dynamic less-than-truckload spot rates is expanding rapidly as technology helps shippers, carriers meet goals.
14 Jun 2016
Canadian freight operator Manitoulin Global Forwarding added temperature-controlled trucking to its portfolio.
The Detroit Ambassador Bridge connecting Windsor, Canada and Detroit.
07 Jun 2016
At the U.S.-Canadian border, rising truck volumes are a welcome sign of economic improvement. But an 8 percent increase in truck crossings in Detroit in the first quarter also raises concerns about the speed and fluidity of cross-border freight traffic.
02 Jun 2016
Less-than-truckload shipments only inched upward in May.
02 Jun 2016
Schneider acquires two companies.
01 Jun 2016
A surge in auto exports, as well as other goods, helped lift trucking activity at the three largest U.S.-Canada border crossings.