Trucking Freight Brokers

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19 Jan 2017
Shippers show they are willing to pay more for dedicated capacity, and J.B. Hunt is happy to oblige.
09 Jan 2017
New UPS subsidiary Freightex will work closely with US-based Coyote Logistics.
04 Jan 2017
NFI's acquisition of Dominion Warehousing and Distribution is the latest of several cross-border deals between US and Canadian logistics and transport operators.
07 Dec 2016
The US truckload spot market soared post-Thanksgiving, with volumes hitting highs and rates continuing their climb in what may be a stronger consumer-led recovery.
US shippers surveyed by the JOC, NASSTRAC, and Truckstop.com held a wide range of views on the probability of surface transportation pricing and volume increases in the coming months.
08 Nov 2016
US shippers surveyed by the JOC, NASSTRAC, and Truckstop.com expect slightly higher freight volumes over the next six months, but mostly flat rates — except truckload rates.
03 Nov 2016
The benefits of rising e-commerce demand are lifting revenue, profit at multiple units of XPO Logistics, from last-mile to LTL.
27 Oct 2016
As e-commerce volumes rise, UPS is adding more capacity.
27 Oct 2016
The acquisition gives Canada's largest trucking operator a bigger US presence and route into Mexico and helps XPO pay down debt.
27 Oct 2016
Rapid changes in technology are reshaping the logistics landscape and spurring the growth of freight management services, including the formation of nearly $1 billion firm Sunteck/TTS Holdings.
14 Oct 2016
The Teamsters' long-haul campaign to organize XPO Logistics, as well as FedEx Freight, unfolds terminal by terminal, court decision by court decision.