Trucking Logistics

Shippers, trucking firms at SMC3 conference urged to use embedded analytics in transportation software to automate tasks from motor carrier selection to route optimization.

The strong US dollar is making a bad equipment imbalance at the border worse, and will encourage the growth of less-than-truckload shipping across the border and in Mexico, SMC3 expects.

TRAC Intermodal is furthering an industry-wide push to upgrade intermodal equipment quality.

Landstar's new logistics center in Laredo will handle more than truckload freight as the company expands its cross-border business.

Shippers show they are willing to pay more for dedicated capacity, and J.B. Hunt is happy to oblige.

The prospect of a stronger US economy later in the year has many truck shippers advancing contract talks and freight bids to the first quarter, while carriers "hedge their bets."

The Port of Virginia will extend truck gate hours at its Virginia International Gateway terminal.


A sudden double-digit hike in fuel prices is hammering Mexican trucking companies and shippers — but it's not their only problem.

Former truck dispatcher ordered to surrender gains from invoice fraud to Oklahoma company, federal government.

The appointment system designed to combat congestion and improve efficiency at a major terminal of the Port of New York and New Jersey went off without a major glitch on its first regular work day Tuesday.