Truckload Freight

Shipping news, analysis and rankings of U.S. truckload companies such as Swift Transportation, Landstar System and J.B. Hunt Transport Services.

Commentary

The ELD mandate will give shippers and truckers unprecedented amounts of data on shipments and space utilization.

News & Analysis

17 Aug 2017
The $95 million sale of cold-chain specialist Unitrans follows months of consolidation and rebranding at the multimodal transport operator.
15 Aug 2017
Truckload carriers of all sizes and types suffered in last year’s freight slump, but they did not suffer equally.
15 Aug 2017
The 2017 JOC Directory of Trucking is a one-stop source of information for North American shippers and third-party logistics providers.
13 Aug 2017
The 112-year-old company is at the fulcrum of change rippling through the US trucking market and across trade lanes from Asia to Europe, much of it driven by e-commerce and technology.
10 Aug 2017
The surge in cargo thefts is a side effect of the country’s worst recession in history.
09 Aug 2017
In technology speak, the collecting of data from ELDs is part of the so-called Internet or Network of Things.
03 Aug 2017
Shippers need to plan for multiple challenges when the electronic logging mandate takes effect.
27 Jul 2017
Mexican trucking companies are urging lawmakers to stiffen penalties against cargo robberies.
25 Jul 2017
J.B. Hunt’s first acquisition in recent memory is neither in the first nor final-mile logistics space.
25 Jul 2017
“We expect contractual rates to begin to improve over the next few quarters.”