Saia

Saia is an American LTL carrier that offers regional and interregional LTL, non-asset truckload service, and third-party logistics. Founded in 1924 with headquarters in Johns Creek, Georgia.

Saia and its subsidiaries — LTL Freight, Truckload Plus, and Logistics Services — employ 8,000 individuals and provide services to all 50 states as well as Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. The truckload carrier has a network of 147 terminals across North America and delivers more than 25,000 daily shipments.

04 Mar 2020
US business activity stumbled in February, according to IHS Markit, perhaps in part due to the new coronavirus disease. That put more pressure on less-than-truckload shipping volumes.
31 Jul 2014
The strength of the 2014 economic recovery isn’t being questioned at Old Dominion Freight Line and Saia, two of the most profitable U.S. less-than-truckload carriers.
YRC Freight
30 May 2014
After five years of economic growth, less-than-truckload carriers are making progress toward rebuilding their profitability, a review of LTL carrier operating ratios shows.
Trucking dashboard
16 May 2014
The first quarter was warmer for trucking than you might think — at least financially.
12 May 2014
April showered less-than-truckload carriers with freight, as shippers responded to a surge in consumer spending in March and increased industrial demand.
03 Feb 2014
Less-than-truckload carrier Saia rolls into 2014 with stronger revenue and profit, thanks to shipping demand that continued to increase in January, despite disruptions caused by winter storms.
Saia truck
01 Nov 2013
Saia reported its profit in the third quarter of 2013 was $12.9 million, jumping 39.5 percent year-over-year from $9.3 million.
29 Jul 2013
Saia, Inc., reported increases in revenue and profit in the second quarter of 2013, even as the tonnage the company handled fell.
29 Mar 2013
Smaller shippers are showing more confidence in the U.S. economy, likely spurred by rising consumer spending and income, and that bodes well for LTL carriers such as Saia.
29 Mar 2013
Small businesses see some improvement in the economy, but they are still wary of excess spending or hiring, according to a shipper survey by trucking company Saia.
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20 Mar 2013
Winter storms, new technology and other expected and unexpected costs may carve $14 million from Con-way Freight's first quarter earnings, but the less-than-truckload trucking company said yield, a measure of pricing, is rising, despite lower tonnage levels. Con-way also reported progress on initiatives designed to improve pricing and optimize its LTL network.
11 Mar 2013
The 10 less-than-truckload carriers with more than $1 billion in annual revenue increased combined sales 4.3 percent in 2012 to $23.2 billion.
30 Jan 2013
Trucking company Saia today reported income in the fourth quarter of 2012 was $5.4 million, shooting up 118.6 percent from $2.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2011.
13 Aug 2012
There was less freight for many less-than-truckload carriers to haul in the second quarter, as a slower economy stemmed year-over-year tonnage and shipment growth and in some cases left carriers movin
30 Jul 2012
Heavier freight, higher rates and a redesigned network helped regional carrier Saia send profit skyrocketing in the second quarter, despite hauling fewer shipments.
02 Jul 2012
Saia, a multiregional less-than-truckload carrier, purchased Robart Companies, a truck freight broker and logistics services provider based in Duluth, Ga.
01 Feb 2012
Multiregional less-than-truckload carrier Saia returned to trucking’s billion dollar club in 2011 as its profit skyrocketed on higher LTL rates and surcharges.
28 Oct 2011
Multiregional less-than-truckload carrier Saia nearly doubled its net profit year-over-year in the third quarter as revenue rose 14 pe
27 Jul 2011
Multiregional less-than-truckload carrier Saia increased its year-over-year profit 41 percent to $8.3 million in the second quarter, as its revenue rose 15 percent to $266 million.
28 Jun 2011
Smaller shippers plan to increase transportation spending this year despite economic uncertainty, according to a customer survey conducted by Saia.
05 May 2011
Higher tonnage, shipments and pricing drove less-than-truckload carrier Saia further into the black in the first quarter, with a net income of $713,000.
29 Mar 2011
Less-than-truckload carriers say they increasingly are handling heavier freight typically moved by truckload carriers as capacity in that sector tightens.
28 Oct 2010
Southeastern trucker Saia increased its revenue 6 percent year-over-year in the third quarter but saw its net income slide as operating costs increased.