Logistics
Business, Safety, Government, Logistics, Technology, Equipment

Bill Would Ban Tolling on Existing Highways

A bill to keep states from tolling existing roads in the National Highway System has been introduced in Congress by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas).

June 1, 2009
Business, Logistics

Agility Acquires Mexican Logistics Firm

Third-party logistics company Agility said that it has acquired Trafinsa S.A. de C.V., a Mexican company with which it has partnered before.

Transport Topics
May 29, 2009
Business, Logistics

Existing Home Sales Rise 2.9%

Existing homes sales rose 2.9% in April, the National Association of Realtors said Wednesday.

Transport Topics
May 27, 2009
Business, Safety, Government, Logistics, Technology, Equipment

Senate Bill Would Ban Tolls on National Highway System

Legislation introduced by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) would ban the tolls on the National Highway System.

Transport Topics
May 27, 2009
Business, Fuel, Logistics

Diesel Inches Up to $2.231

The national diesel fuel average rose 1.5 cents a gallon last week, while gasoline posted a much larger 6.9-cent jump, widening the gap between the two fuels as gas stockpiles declined ahead of the traditional Memorial Day start of summer driving season.

May 25, 2009
Business, Government, Safety, Fuel, Logistics

Obama Issues Stricter Auto Efficiency Rules

The Obama administration last week announced stricter requirements for automobile fuel efficiency and a first-ever national greenhouse gas reduction standard for cars and light trucks. Though heavy trucks are not immediately affected, an industry official suggested similar changes could be coming within the next decade.

May 25, 2009
Business, Logistics

US 1 Reports First-Quarter Loss

Logistics firm US 1 Industries said it had a first quarter net loss of $979,000, or 7 cents a share, compared with a profit of $690,000, or 5 cents a share, a year earlier.

Transport Topics
May 21, 2009
Business, Logistics

Arcadia Capital Group to Buy 3PL Firm DLJ Express

Third-party logistics firm DLJ Express will be sold to investment company Arcadia Capital Group, the company that arranged the sale said.

Transport Topics
May 21, 2009
Business, Logistics

C.R. England Adds myLogistics Software

C.R. England said that it has implemented myLogistics software in its dedicated division, giving the logistics company better ability to bid for contracts, among other features.

Transport Topics
May 20, 2009
Business, Logistics

Radiant Logistics to Buy Back Stock

Radiant Logistics said that it will repurchase up to 5 million shares of its common stock through 2010.

Transport Topics
May 20, 2009

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