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July 02, 2015

Truck Orders Fall 26% in June, but Backlogs Remain Strong
Trucking Adds 7,400 Jobs in June as Unemployment Rate Falls
J.B. Hunt Joins S&P 500 Index
ATA Names Stephenson to Vice President Post
Component Supplier Rassini Expands to North American Heavy-Truck Market
Rail Intermodal Traffic Rises to Highest Level on Record in June
Greenbrier Earnings Rise as Deliveries Increase
Consolidated Chassis Management Appoints Poelma to Succeed Wojcik
Kenworth’s New Remote Diagnostics System Enters Production
Hirschmann, Inthinc Partner to Launch Mobile Technology Platform
Marathon Data Systems Acquires Foxtrax, Changes Name to WorkWave

July 01, 2015

Bulldog Hiway Express Merges with Daseke
Ex-Im Bank Can’t Back New US Exports as Charter Lapses
Rubin Named CEO at Intermodal Operator
Volvo Opens 1 Million-Square-Foot Truck Parts Plant
Port of L.A. to Begin $44 Million Terminal Expansion Project
Manufacturing Expands at Fastest Pace in Five Months
Companies Add 237,000 Workers to Payrolls, Says ADP
European Union to Decide on FedEx-TNT Express Merger by Aug. 3

June 30, 2015

FleetPride Names Sturdivant CEO
VW Trucks Chief Renschler Named Chairman at Scania
Obama Signs Two Bills, Advancing Trade Plan
EPA Proposal Geared to Boost Ethanol Use, Official Says
Consumer Confidence Exceeds Expectations in June
DTNA Honored by DOE for SuperTruck Participation

June 29, 2015

Diesel Price Falls for Fifth Week, Slipping 1.6¢ to $2.843
GE Announces Fleet Sales Deals With Element, Arval
FRA Says it Will Levy Fines for PTC Violations, Effective Jan. 1
Garmin Launches Truck Navigation Device With Built-In Camera
Ocean Shippers’ Capacity Exceeding Cargo Demand
Apex Capital Launches Free Load Board
Omnitracs Appoints Michael Ham as General Manager for Canadian Division
Kenworth 76-Inch Mid-Roof Sleeper Now Available
No Easy Pass for North Carolina’s First Privately Run Toll Lanes
Supreme Court Rules Against EPA on Power-Plant Emissions Rule
Americans Get Relief at the Pumps Ahead of July 4 Road Trips
Pending Sales of Existing Homes Climb to Nine-Year High

June 26, 2015

Depression-Era River Lock Infrastructure Crumbling as $9.2 Billion in Repairs Goes Unfunded
VisTracks, Isotrak Partner to Offer E-Logging System
HighJump, PeopleNet Expand Integration
Amazon’s ‘Treasure Truck’ Combines Flash Sales and Storefronts
Consumer Sentiment Rises in June to Five-Month High

June 25, 2015

Kuehne + Nagel Agrees to Buy ReTrans
Nafta Trade Drops by Most This Year
Daimler Takes Minority Stake in Zonar
Order Slows Efforts to Collect from Carriers in TransVantage Case
First US Drone Package Delivery to Take Place Next Month
Americans to Celebrate Independence Day With Road Trips
Consumer Spending Rises by Most in Almost Six Years
Jobless Claims Hold Below 300,000 for 16th Week

June 24, 2015

Armbro Transport, Canadian Carrier, Closes
Intermodal Rail Traffic Rises as Carloads Continue Decline
VW’s MAN Truck-Making Unit Plans to Cut 1,800 Jobs to Lower Costs
Sysco’s $3.5 Billion Bid for US Foods Blocked by Federal Judge
FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index Improves in April
Consumers Help GDP Contract Less Than Last Estimated

June 23, 2015

Con-way Names Bartos as Interim Truckload President
Knight Sells Some of Its USA Truck Shares
Truck Tonnage Rises 1.8% in May, ATA Reports
Cost of Transporting, Storing Goods Highest Since Before Recession, CSCMP Report Shows
Canada Lays Charges Against Railway in Quebec Crash That Killed 47 People
May Trailer Orders Drop 26%; Backlog Remains High
Sales of New Homes Rise to Highest Level in Seven Years
Ryder Introduces TranSync Platform to Automate Fleet-Selection Process
SkyBitz to Buy Two Telematics Firms
DTNA Promotes Frack to GM of Human Resources
Capital Goods Orders Rise for Second Time This Year

June 22, 2015

Dicom Acquires Orbis Logistics
Diesel Price Falls for Fourth Week, Slipping 1.1¢ to $2.859
Vegetable Fuel Approved for Volvo Euro Truck Engines
Sales of Existing Homes Rose in May to Highest Since 2009
APM Expanding Capacity at Alabama Port


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