Business, Logistics, Top 100

Mullen Group Takes Hit From Downturn in Oil Field Services

Mullen Group reported higher revenue and profits in the fourth quarter of 2018 despite a “market meltdown” caused by falling oil prices that curtailed demand for transportation services as the year ended.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 7, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Werner Enterprises Posts Record Results

Werner Enterprises produced record revenue and higher profits in the fourth quarter of 2018 as a strong economy fueled demand for both its trucking and logistics services.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 7, 2019
Business

Echo Global Logistics Posts Record Revenue, Higher Profits in 4Q

Echo Global Logistics posted record revenue and higher profits in the fourth quarter of 2018 as strong freight demand boosted demand for freight brokerage services and more shippers outsourced freight management activities.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 6, 2019
Business, Top 100

Patriot Transportation Reports Fiscal 1Q Results

Patriot Transportation Holding, the Jacksonville, Fla.-based parent of Florida Rock & Tank Lines, reported higher profits and revenue in the first fiscal quarter of 2019.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 5, 2019
Business, Top 100

USA Truck Reports Improved Financial Results in 4Q

USA Truck’s financial results for the fourth quarter of 2018 show progress in boosting the profitability of its trucking business while efforts continue to do the same for the company’s freight brokerage business unit.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 5, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

FitzMark Acquires Reliable Source Logistics

Two Indianapolis-based freight brokerage firms, FitzMark Inc. and Reliable Source Logistics, are joining forces in a quest to build a global “logistics powerhouse,” company officials said.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 5, 2019
Business, Technology, Safety

I.D. Systems Acquires CarrierWeb to Expand Asset-Tracking Capabilities

Asset-tracking specialist I.D. Systems Inc. has acquired the U.S.-based assets of CarrierWeb, a global telematics firm that provides in-cab mobile communications, electronic logging devices and trailer tracking.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 31, 2019
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider National Posts Record 4Q Results

Schneider National Inc. delivered record revenue and operating profits in the fourth quarter of 2018, and the company’s top executive said he expects to see continued improvement in the year ahead.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 31, 2019
Business

Landstar Sets ‘High-Water Marks’ for Revenue, Profits in 4Q

Landstar System reported record revenue and profits in the fourth quarter of 2018 and set new “high-water marks” for the number of loads and drivers in 2018, company officials said.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 30, 2019
Business

C.H. Robinson Worldwide 4Q Revenue, Profits Beat Analysts’ Estimates

Freight broker and produce distributor C.H. Robinson Worldwide turned in better-than-expected financial results in the fourth quarter of 2018, posting strong gains in revenue and higher profits across nearly all of its business lines, easing concern from some investors about a deceleration in freight shipments in the year ahead.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 30, 2019