Two trucking outfits at least managed to shrug off the winter snow and substantially increase first-quarter profits, while others lowered earnings estimates and froze growth plans.
Old Dominion Freight Line
17 Apr 2014
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14 Apr 2014
Old Dominion Freight Line is the latest less-than-truckload carrier to raise its tariff rates this year, as trucking costs rise across the board.
11 Mar 2014
Tonnage is growing by double digits for Old Dominion Freight Line, rising 11.7 percent year-over-year in February after climbing 10.1 percent in January.
07 Feb 2014
With a 22 percent leap in profit in 2013, Old Dominion Freight Line will continue its long-term expansion, building out its network to handle increased volumes of freight in 2014.
17 Dec 2013
Old Dominion Freight Line’s new facility in Salina, Kan., may not be its largest, but the 18-door terminal is part of something bigger — a prolonged network expansion that is extending the less-than-truckload carrier’s reach coast-to-coast.
04 Dec 2013
Stronger than expected demand pushed up tonnage and revenue at Old Dominion Freight Line in October and November, raising hopes for a quicker-paced fourth quarter recovery.
04 Nov 2013
John R. “Jack” Congdon Sr., a longtime member of the board of directors at Old Dominion Freight Line, has died at the age of 80 following a battle with cancer.
24 Oct 2013
Old Dominion Freight Line reported its profit in the third quarter of 2013 increased 17.8 percent to $60.1 million, from $51.0 million in the third quarter of 2012.
21 Aug 2013
Old Dominion Freight Line has opened a 100-door facility southwest of Chicago.
09 Aug 2013
Old Dominion Freight Line has expanded its facility in Manassas, Va., and opened a new facility in Rapid City, S.D., continuing its nationwide expansion program.
25 Jul 2013
Old Dominion Freight Line today reported net income in the second quarter of 2013 increased 21.8 percent year-over-year to $58.3 million, compared with $47.8 million in the same period last year.