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September 28, 2016

Quick Delivery Shopping Competition Heats Up With Entry of Google Express
Two-Truck Platoons Increasingly Realistic, NACFE Says
Treatment Could Lower Crash Risk for Truckers With Sleep Apnea
OPEC Agrees to Cut Oil Production; Pump Prices Likely to Rise
Appeals Court Rejects XPO Bid to Invalidate Texas Union Vote
Uber to Move Freight, Target Trucking for the Long Haul
Daimler Trucks North America, Wabash National Issue Safety Recalls
Utility Introduces Lighter Flatbed Trailer
Volkswagen Trucks Unit Allocates Development Projects Within Scania, MAN
Maersk Raided in South African Shipping Collusion Probe
Orders for Durable Goods Were Little Changed in August
TravelCenters Unveils Remodeled Truck Service Facility in Candler, North Carolina

September 27, 2016

Otto Co-Founder Anthony Levandowski Joins Autonomous Panel at ATA Conference
West Coast Labor, Management to Discuss Contract Extension
Future Megaload Shipments Worry Idaho Tribe
TMW, PeopleNet Combine Capabilities to Build Unified ‘Journey Management Application’
Karma: Lost Dog, Trucker Reunited by Good Samaritans
Lower Fuel Costs Reduce Overall Operating Expenses, Report Shows
Former GMTA Executive Guy Young Appointed CEO of Kentucky Trucking Association
WTO Lowers Forecast for World Trade in 2016 and 2017
Consumer Confidence Hits Nine-Year High on Job Optimism
Explore Information Services Acquires Transportation Performance
Autonomous October: Two Chances to Ask Questions of the Experts

September 26, 2016

FedEx Names Dave Bronczek to Newly Created Post of COO Starting 2018
Diesel Average Declines 0.7¢ to $2.382 a Gallon
Michelin to Build Automated Tire Distribution Complex in South Carolina
Maersk May Target Hanjin, Hyundai in New Acquisition Strategy
Ohio Town Grapples With Truck Parking Woes
Labor Dispute at Port of Portland Halts Container Traffic
Hyundai Merchant Said to Be Looking at Buying Hanjin Assets
Italian Truck Maker Debuts Natural Gas-Powered Concept Truck
Sales of New Homes Retreated in August From Nine-Year High

September 23, 2016

Hanjin Clients Report Price-Gouging, Container Pileups
Volkswagen’s MAN Plans 1,400 Job Cuts as Turbo-Engine Division Reorganized
International Truck First OEM to Make Collision Mitigation Standard
Wabash Secures North American Rights to EconCore’s Honeycomb Panels
Lockheed Martin Adds to Investment in Vnomics Corp.
UPS Starts Commercial Drone Tests
UTi Worldwide to Cut 200 Jobs; XPO May Hire Them
Hapag-Lloyd Ordering 5,750 New Refrigerated Containers
Maersk Ends Megaship Building Era With New Acquisition Plans

September 22, 2016

Duane Kenagy Appointed Interim CEO of Port of Long Beach
Hanjin Tells Major Retailers That Vessels Won't Stop in the US
FedEx Freight's Eric Vos Repeats as TMC SuperTech Grand Champion
Trucks Hauled Most Nafta Freight by Value in July, US DOT Reports
BlackBerry Enters Crowded Cargo Monitoring Market
David Heller Named Truckload Carriers Association Vice President
FedEx Announces Price Increases for 2017
Refrigerated Carriers to Face Added Complexity Under Food Safety Rule, McLeod Says
FourKites Hires Fiander to Lead Firm’s Integration Efforts
Hanjin Gets $45 Million Credit Line to Unload Cargo From Stranded Vessels
Maersk to Split Group Into Separate Transport, Energy Companies
Volkswagen Shows Off Electric Commercial Van Concept
Sales of Existing Homes Unexpectedly Declined in August
Consumer Comfort Gauge Falls to Lowest Since Mid-December
Initial Jobless Claims Match Lowest Level Since April

September 21, 2016

Port of Virginia Signs Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway Terminal
EZE Truck Holdings Merges with Farren International
Peak Shipping Season Results in Record-Breaking Month for Ports
Hanjin Bankruptcy Tip of the Iceberg for Flailing Shippers
Engine Coolants Hot Topic at Technology & Maintenance Council Meeting
Autonomous Starship Robot Makes First Delivery in San Francisco
UPS to Open High-Tech Package Center in California
New York Seeks More Than $800 Million From UPS Over Cigarettes

September 20, 2016

Truck Tonnage Climbs 5.9% in August
Daimler Shows Three Electric Concept Vehicles Focused on Urban Transportation
FedEx Income Rises 12.7% in First Quarter
VW Truck Unit to Expand Global Presence After Navistar Deal
VW's MAN to Sell Trucks With New Digital Features in 2017
McLeod CEO Sees Opportunities in ‘Uncertain Times’
Forward Air Lowers Third-Quarter Projection, Blaming Tough LTL Market
Former ATA Chairman Duane Acklie Dies at 84
Housing Starts Declined in August on Plunge in South
Weak Trade Is the ‘New Normal’ in Post-Crisis World, ECB Says
Watch Live: Daimler Press Conference From IAA
LiveOnWeb: T. Boone Pickens, Fred Smith Talk Natural Gas Advancements

September 19, 2016

Experts Paint Grim Picture for Intermodal Growth
Diesel Average Falls 1¢ to $2.389
Kenan Advantage Group Acquires Bulk Food Carrier Group
Wabash National Appoints Brent Yeagy President, COO
Volvo Trucks North America Lays Off 143 at Powertrain Facility
Covenant Transport Group Names Paul Newbourne COO of Logistics Unit
Port of New Orleans Begins Clean Truck Plan
Survey Finds Wide Variance in ELD Compliance
Hanjin Cuts Fleet as Court Advises Return of Chartered Ships
Demand for Truck Drivers Remains High in Texas
MercuryGate Integrates LoadPay to Speed Payments
Global Investors Bet $7.3 Billion on Australia’s Busiest Port
Penske Truck Leasing Launches New Website

September 18, 2016

CDL or Bust: Watch the Emotional Conclusion


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