Business
Business

Trucking Software Company Founder J.J. Keller Dies

John J. “Jack” Keller, who founded trucking software firm J.J. Keller & Associates, died Wednesday, Gannett Wisconsin Newspapers reported.

Transport Topics
June 14, 2007
Business, Government

Producer Price Index Climbs 0.1%

Prices paid to U.S. producers rose 0.9% in May, the fourth consecutive increase, the Labor Department said Thursday.

Transport Topics
June 14, 2007
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Podcast Debut: ‘RoadSigns’ Tackles Autonomous

RoadSigns podcast

Welcome to the inaugural episode of Transport Topics' new podcast: RoadSigns. Our debut episode focuses on how the trucking industry’s steady and ongoing development of autonomous technology may someday affect truck drivers. Click to listen!

Transport Topics
June 11, 2018
Government, Business, Safety

NYC Teamsters Back Congestion-Pricing Plan

Teamsters union leaders representing thousands of New York City truck drivers said they support the city’s plan to charge new tolls on vehicles entering Manhattan during weekday business hours, Bloomberg News reported.

Transport Topics
June 14, 2007
Business

Jobless Claims Unchanged for Week

Initial jobless claims were unchanged last week at 311,000, the Labor Department said Thursday.

Transport Topics
June 14, 2007
Business, Safety, Government

ATA Names Ray Kuntz Chairman

Lucas Flory for Transport Topics

Montana trucking executive Ray Kuntz was named Chairman of American Trucking Associations, ATA said after its executive committee met on Tuesday in Dallas.

Transport Topics
June 13, 2007
Business, Government, Safety, Autonomous

Fed ‘Beige Book’ Cites Trucking Slowdowns

The Federal Reserve gave a generally positive assessment of the U.S. economy last week as manufacturing and job growth picked up, but the Fed’s report cited some regional slowdowns in trucking and truck manufacturing.

Transport Topics
June 13, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government, Safety

DHL Buys Stake in Miami Air Cargo Firm

DHL has bought a 49% stake in a Miami air cargo company and extended its contract with the company through 2019, the company said.

Transport Topics
June 13, 2007
Business, Government

Business Inventories, Sales Rise

U.S. business inventories rose 0.4% in April as sales rose, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
June 13, 2007
Business, Safety, Government

CVSA Conducts Roadcheck; Md. Trucker Gets Big Fine

By Sarah Godfrey, Staff Reporter

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June 13, 2007
Business, Government

Retail Sales Jump 1.4% in May

Retail sales rose by the most in more than a year last month, gaining 1.4%, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
June 13, 2007

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