Connor D. Wolf

Connor D. Wolf

Staff Reporter

Connor Wolf is a business reporter at Transport Topics.


Business, Equipment

April Trailer Orders Up After Six Months of Declines

U.S. trailer orders increased year-over-year for the first time in six months during April, ACT Research reported.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 22, 2024
Business, Logistics, Breaking News

ATA Reports More Tonnage Declines for April

Truck tonnage continued to experience year-over-year declines in April, American Trucking Associations reported May 21.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 21, 2024
Business, Technology, Logistics

Uber Freight Expands Procurement Platform With Spot Freight

Uber Freight introduced a spot freight fulfillment platform to expand beyond its flagship contract procurement tool launched last year, the company announced May 16.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 20, 2024
Business, Technology, Equipment

Daimler, Volvo Set JV to Develop Shared Tech Architecture

Volvo Group and Daimler Truck have announced a preliminary agreement on a joint venture under which they would co-develop a common vehicle technology platform.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 17, 2024
Business, Equipment

Trucking Limps Through Another Quarter in Q1

The trucking industry continued to bounce along the bottom of a prolonged freight recession during the first quarter of 2024.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 16, 2024
Business

Truck Driver Recruitment Refocused on Pay During Q1

Truck driver recruitment and retention continued to face downward pressure in the first quarter, but there have been signs that competition for their service is starting to increase.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 15, 2024
Business, Equipment

April Medium-Duty Sales Continue Year-Over-Year Gains

U.S. retail sales for medium-duty trucks hit their sixth consecutive month of year-over-year gains in April, according to data from Wards Intelligence.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 15, 2024
Business, Equipment, Breaking News

US Class 8 Truck Sales Decline 13% in April

U.S. Class 8 retail sales continued the trend of year-over-year declines by falling 12.9% in April, according to data from Wards Intelligence.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 13, 2024
Business, Technology, Logistics

Freight Market Stabilization Bolsters M&A Optimism

As trucking mergers and acquisitions followed the freight market into a down cycle, conditions have stabilized, showing positive signs for the sector going forward.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 10, 2024
Business, Logistics

Forward Air Ends Eventful Q1 With Positive Revenue Growth

Forward Air Corp. ended an eventful first quarter with positive revenue growth but a decline in total earnings, the company reported May 8.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 9, 2024