J.B. Hunt Transportation Services, one of the largest US intermodal providers, is making a strong push into the temperature-controlled business by doubling its container fleet in 2020.
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22 Apr 2019
The 50 largest US trucking operators grabbed a larger share of the market, while smaller carriers raised the bar in terms of revenue growth last year thanks to the strongest freight market since the 2009 recession.
01 Feb 2016
The battle to recruit and keep truck drivers is heating up. As driver turnover at large truckload fleets spikes, more and more carriers are offering targeted pay increases.
11 Jan 2016
Softer freight demand could blunt pay increases in 2016, but lower unemployment and higher demand for construction workers could push pay higher.
14 Jul 2015
Trucking companies such as C.R. England increasingly are using new, highly sophisticated, fuel-efficient trucks to attract drivers and as incentives for experienced drivers. Their hope is to reduce the cost of turnover and recruitment by keeping drivers behind the wheel.
04 Mar 2015
Truckload carrier C.R. England is raising driver pay for the third time since November and the second time in the last 40 days, while offering bonuses to successful driver trainers.
19 Jan 2015
As the battle among carriers to attract and keep truck drivers becomes more intense, some carriers are increasi
02 Jun 2014
The normal excess of northbound versus southbound truck freight between Mexico and the U.S. is being exacerbated this year because of a high volume of northbound Mexican agricultural goods that is replacing produce normally shipped from California but lost due to the massive drought.
14 Feb 2014
Truckload carrier C.R. England is putting more LNG trucks on the road in Southern California, as abundant natural gas builds interest in the alternative fuel.
16 May 2013
C.R. England has appointed Sam Scott and Tracy Brown as new division presidents, according to Chad England, CEO of the transportation company.
08 May 2013
C.R. England has promoted Brandon Harrison and Zach England, two current members of the transportation company’s executive committee, to the positions of chief operating officers, according to Chad England, CEO.
30 Apr 2013
Dan England, chairman of C.R. England, has announced a reorganization and new titles for members of the senior management team, following the death of former CEO Wayne Cederholm on April 9, 2013.
11 Apr 2013
Wayne A. Cederholm II, a veteran trucking executive who over 33 years helped build C.R. England into one of the largest refrigerated trucking companies, died April 9.
16 Jan 2013
Salt Lake City-based third-party logistics provider England Logistics has promoted Jason Beardall to president.
10 Jan 2012
The world’s largest retailer, $419 billion Wal-Mart Stores, is also one of its largest shippers, managing a transportation network supplying roughly 4,500 Walmart and Sam's Club stores in the U.
06 Oct 2011
The federal Smartway program recognized teams at Ikea, Kraft Foods, Pepsico, Lowe’s and J.B. Hunt for making achievements in environmentally sound transportation.
26 Jul 2011
Top executives are shifting jobs at truckload carrier C.R. England, with CEO Dean England taking the president’s title from Chairman Dan England.
12 Nov 2010
The cold chain may be the weakest link in distribution in China, and specialty U.S. trucker C.R. England sees that as an opportunity.