LTL Shipping

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

Commentary

Last year proved another challenging one for truckload and LTL volumes.

News & Analysis

11 May 2017
As more consumers order heavier goods online, XPO and other last-mile logistics providers need more space.
11 May 2017
Welch sees LTL carriers like YRC partnering with 3PLs in order to increase participation in e-commerce fulfillment
08 May 2017
A 40 percent increase in residential business threw ABF Freight System's delivery network out of kilter in the first quarter.
06 May 2017
Less-than-truckload operator advances contract talks and said it takes more than price hikes to make a profit.
05 May 2017
Competition for potential truck drivers is heating up as the United States nears "full employment."
04 May 2017
Increases in profit, volume and revenue at XPO's LTL business underscore widening rift between LTL and truckload sector.
03 May 2017
Truckload and LTL carriers report higher number of shippers pressing for early contract talks amid concerns over capacity in second half.
02 May 2017
A private investment firm gives Roadrunner a big shot of capital as it reorders its trucking and logistics businesses and finances.
01 May 2017
Trucking company Saia rolled into the US Northeast Monday.
27 Apr 2017
Higher industrial output helped increase the frequency and weight of LTL shipments in the first quarter at Old Dominion Freight Line.