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October 20, 2021 2:22 PM
Trucking companies, logistics firms and suppliers may be left in a lurch after an Illinois auto parts supplier folded and filed Chapter 7 in early Oct ...
October 20, 2021 2:20 PM
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October 20, 2021 1:38 PM
Knight-Swift Transportation posted a big third-quarter result Wednesday before the market opened, beating analysts' forecasts handily and raising its ...
October 20, 2021 1:35 PM
During the COVID pandemic, the global supply chain has experienced unusually skewed trends as retailers try to restock depleted inventories and make ...
October 20, 2021 1:31 PM
On this episode of Rising Tides, Matt McLelland, vice president of innovation and sustainability at Covenant Transport, tries to figure out where ever ...
October 20, 2021 12:48 PM
Canadian railway CN will not give a specific time frame for when it will elect a new CEO, and the board of directors will open the search to candidate ...
October 20, 2021 12:46 PM
Aurora Innovation and Embark Trucks expect to conclude their business combinations in early November with shell companies created to bring the autonom ...
October 20, 2021 11:09 AM
Digital logistics provider Flock Freight announced Wednesday that it has raised $215 million in Series D financing led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 with ...
October 20, 2021 11:07 AM
The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee voted on Wednesday to advance Meera Joshi's nomination as the seventh administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Sa ...
October 20, 2021 11:05 AM
Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), Ikea, and other retailers are committing to purchasing ocean freight services powered only by zero-carbon fuels by 2040, in li ...
October 20, 2021 10:41 AM
Two key measures of freight demand rose in the third quarter, according to U.S. Bank, but at significantly different rates. The U.S. Bank National Sh ...
October 20, 2021 10:40 AM
It's chaos at the ports right now. Ocean shipping is experiencing unprecedented delays that are costing shippers thousands of dollars per container pe ...
October 20, 2021 10:38 AM
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October 20, 2021 10:37 AM
As carriers continue to try to attract drivers by enticing them with more pay, delays caused by disruptions in the supply chain that show no signs of ...
October 19, 2021 2:44 PM
Barbara Melvin, South Carolina Ports' chief operating officer, will be promoted to president and CEO effective July 1, 2022, succeeding Jim Newsome, w ...
October 19, 2021 2:41 PM
Activist investor TCI Fund Management is courting shareholders of Canadian railway CN with a plan that TCI says would refocus the railway to achieve o ...
October 19, 2021 1:42 PM
Truck drivers remain divided on in-cab cameras. On one hand, proponents say cameras can protect drivers from being blamed for an accident caused by ...
October 19, 2021 11:56 AM
Instacart was founded in 2012 with a simple mission — to become the Amazon Prime (NASDAQ: AMZN) of grocery delivery. In 2021, the company boasts ne ...
October 19, 2021 11:53 AM
Transportation giant Hub Group Inc. said Tuesday it has acquired truck brokerage Choptank Transport Inc., which specializes in refrigerated transporta ...
October 19, 2021 11:09 AM
Digital freight brokerage Uber Freight announced on Tuesday that it has completed the build-out of its global headquarters in downtown Chicago. It hel ...
October 19, 2021 11:08 AM
Retailers may get a bit of a reprieve from the tight trucking capacity this holiday season thanks to a new partnership between SPS Commerce and C.H. R ...
October 19, 2021 10:46 AM
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October 19, 2021 10:45 AM
The environmental benefits of flying over driving are hard to dispute. Aviation accounts for about 12% of all carbon emissions from transport, a fract ...
October 19, 2021 10:43 AM
Third-quarter earnings season is off to a good start for truckload carriers and transportation companies with exposure to the mode. A key concern for ...
October 19, 2021 10:40 AM
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October 19, 2021 10:35 AM
Autonomous vehicle technology developer Gatik has reached a strategic lease and vehicle maintenance agreement with Ryder System and possibly a logisti ...
October 18, 2021 2:43 PM
The Biden administration is touting a 90-day industry push to help relieve freight gridlock at Southern California ports. Secretary of Transportation ...
October 18, 2021 1:23 PM
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October 18, 2021 1:22 PM
Amazon.com Inc. said Monday that it plans to hire 150,000 seasonal workers nationwide for the peak delivery season, bringing to 315,000 jobs that the ...
October 18, 2021 11:17 AM
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has determined that sparks coming from the trains of CN and Canadian Pacific didn't start the fire in Lytton ...