LTL Shipping

News & Analysis

Truckload revenue per load was down 15 percent in the second quarter at Echo Global Logistics, but mergers and acquisitions kept the company in the black overall.
28 Jul 2016
The acquisition of Command Transportation last year is helping Echo Global Logistics gain truckload brokerage market share.
28 Jul 2016
The slight year-over-year drop in quarterly revenue was the first for ODFL since 2009.
26 Jul 2016
US trucking industry pioneer built one of the largest LTL carriers, now UPS Freight.
25 Jul 2016
TransForce's package division increased sales 6 percent, but its trucking business struggled in the second quarter.
21 Jul 2016
Span Alaska gives Matson Logistics greater reach into The Frontier State, and door-to-door service capabilities increasingly needed to compete.
High inventories continue to drag on demand for trucking and transportation services.
19 Jul 2016
Tonnage drops in June despite other improving indicators for trucking.
19 Jul 2016
New online sales events such as Amazon's Prime Day increase demand for last-mile capacity.
19 Jul 2016
The EU has fined four of Europe’s largest truck manufacturers a record 2.93 billion euros ($3.3 billion).
13 Jul 2016
Established logistics companies and brokers could partner with digital start-ups to speed the "evolution" of technology demanded by shippers, the CEO of Echo Global Logistics says.
The year-over-year decline in June trucker hiring should be a warning for shippers concerned about truck capacity and the future direction of truck pricing.
11 Jul 2016
As freight demand lags, trucking's payroll drops from post-recession peak.