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August 03, 2015

Swift Amends Credit, Term Loans
Polaris Adds Boston-to-Toronto LTL Service
Two U.S. Railroads Advance Intermodal Projects
Manufacturing Cooled in July Following Five-Month High
Americans Kept Spending in June to End Stronger Second Quarter
Hacked Jeep Exposes Weak Underbelly of High-Tech Vehicles

July 31, 2015

US Crude Posts Biggest Monthly Fall Since 2008
FedEx Faces In-Depth EU Probe Into Bid to Take Over TNT
UPS Expands Access Point Delivery Option
Union Pacific’s Fritz to Become Chairman on Oct. 1
Transport United Buys North & South Logistics
UPS Agrees to Acquire Coyote for $1.8 Billion
Consumer Sentiment Falls in July on Weaker Expectations

July 30, 2015

YRC Worldwide Net Income Hits $26 Million
Navistar to Offer Eaton Procision Transmissions on Medium-Duty Trucks
Oil Market Embraces Lower-for-Longer Price View as Futures Sink
Nafta Trade Drops 10.8%; Truck Freight Dips
Con-way Net Income Drops 18% on Lower LTL, TL Profits
EBE Partners With DriverFacts to Streamline Driver Recruiting
It’s Amazon’s World, the Postal Service Just Delivers in It
GDP Rises 2.3% in Second Quarter; First Quarter Revised Upward
Jobless Claims Climb From Four-Decade Low

July 29, 2015

Fed Sees Improved Labor, Housing Markets; Interest Rate Hikes Draw Closer
UPS Pledges to Buy 46 Million Gallons of Renewable Diesel
Weekly Intermodal Volume Up 2.3%, AAR Reports
Agility CEO Engle Stepping Down for Position at General Motors
DTNA, Zonar Outline Expanded Telematics Partnership
Global Logistic to Buy 200 US Warehouses for $4.55 Billion
Pending Sales of Existing Homes Fell in June
Caterpillar, Navistar to End Vocational Truck Deal

July 28, 2015

UPS' Second-Quarter Net Income Rises to $1.23 Billion
Cummins Reports Higher 2Q Profit as Heavy-Duty Engine Sales Rise
Wabash Reports Higher 2Q Earnings, Trailer Shipments
Amazon Envisions Distinct Drone Zones for Future Delivery Fleet
CRST Founder Smith Dies at 91
SkyBitz Debuts All-In-One Product to Track Trailers and Cargo Status
Diesel Average Sheds 5.9¢ in 9th Straight Decline; $2.723 Is Lowest Price in Six Years
DTNA Declines to Participate in Navistar’s Fuel-Economy Challenge
Roadrunner Buys Stagecoach to Boost Cross-Border Service
GM Launches Diesel-Powered Midsize Pickups
Paccar Reports Record Earnings in 2Q
Daimler Pushes Ahead With Talks to Return to Iran Truck Market
Ford Profit Beats Estimates as Buyers Pay Up for F-150 Truck
Consumer Confidence Drops by Most Since August 2011
Home Prices in 20 US Cities Rose at Slower Pace in May

July 27, 2015

Navistar Completes Order to Supply Quality Cos. With 9,000 Trucks
Daimler's Bernhard: Testing of Autonomous Trucks on German Roads Will Begin This Year
Freight Volumes Projected to Grow 29% Through 2026, ATA Report Says
Chrysler to Buy Back Recalled Ram Pickups
Alcoa Forms New Unit for Commercial Wheels
Menlo Brokerage Expands Into Eastern Europe
June Trailer Orders Jump 29% as Fleets Book Early 2016 Commitments
Navistar Challenges Competitors to Fuel-Economy Showdown
Durable Goods Increase 3.4% in June
Accuride Net Income Rises 19%, Helped by Stronger Demand

July 24, 2015

Cummins Opens Singapore Logistics Hub
ASCE Report Identifies Trends in Modernizing US Infrastructure
Fiat Chrysler Recalls Some Ram Pickups to Defend Against Hacks
Transplace Opens Supply Chain Consulting Unit
Sales of New Homes Tumble to Seven-Month Low
Descartes Makes Two Acquisitions for $87.5 Million
Stoneridge, Orlaco Create Alliance for Mirror Systems

July 23, 2015

Landstar, Ryder, TransForce Earnings Rise; Universal Falls 3%
Self-Driving Trucks Worry Canadian Oil Field Drivers as Market Slumps
VW, Metzler to Sell LeasePlan Fleet Management Business for $4 Billion
Oil Price Falls Into Bear Market Territory
CVSA: Unannounced Brake Inspection Shows Maintenance Improvement
Caterpillar Cuts 2015 Sales Forecast by $1 Billion
Leading Indicators Climb More Than Forecast in June
Consumer Confidence Declines to Lowest Level in Five Weeks
Daimler Trucks Reports 50% Growth in Operating Income, Record North American Sales in 2Q
Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in Four Decades

July 22, 2015

Interstate 10 to Open One Lane Each Direction July 24
UPS Said to Be in Talks to Buy Coyote Logistics for $1.8 Billion
Intermodal Traffic Rises 2.3% for Week as Carload Decline Continues
UPS Makes Collision-Mitigation Technology Standard on Class 8 Tractors It Orders
FedEx Agrees to Buy $10 Billion of Boeing 767 Jet Freighters
Sales of Existing Homes Climb to Highest Level in 8 Years
Higher Rates Help Knight, Covenant Improve Profits


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