Jerry Hirsch

Government, Business, Top 100

YRC Posts Q2 Declines

YRC Freight truck YRC Freight

Losses at YRC Worldwide Inc. widened in the second quarter amid the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the company said federal loans it received under coronavirus relief efforts will help position it to emerge healthier from the downturn.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
August 4, 2020
Business, Logistics

XPO Reports Net Loss in Q2; Revenue Slides

XPO Logistics truck XPO Logistics said second-quarter revenue fell 17.4% to $3.5 billion from $4.2 billion for the same period in 2019. (XPO Logistics)

XPO Logistics swung to a loss as revenue declined sharply in the second quarter because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 30, 2020
Business, Top 100

Old Dominion Profit, Revenue Fall in Q2

ODFL Old Dominion Freight Line

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc.’s profit and revenue fell in the second quarter as freight demand dropped because of the COVID-19 pandemic recession.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 30, 2020
Business, Top 100

Saia Posts Decrease in Q2 Profit, Revenue

Saia truck on interstate A Saia truck travels on Interstate 65 in Kentucky. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Profit and revenue declined during the second quarter at Saia Inc. as the company dealt with the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 29, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Profit, Revenue Fall in Q2 Over COVID-19 Impact

C.H. Robinson sign C.H. Robinson Worldwide

C.H. Robinson Worldwide experienced a drop in second-quarter profit and a smaller dip in revenue as it dealt with the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 28, 2020
Business, Top 100

TFI Profit, Revenue Fall Due to Impact of COVID-19

Transport America truck TFI International operates Transport America. TFI reported its net income dropped 20.5% in the second quarter. (Transport America)

TFI International Inc. posted declines in profit and revenue for the second quarter but said business is starting to rebound.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 28, 2020
Business

Mullen Reports Decline in Q2 Net Income

Mullen Mullen Group

Mullen Group Ltd. posted a second-quarter profit, albeit at a lower level than a year earlier, as it benefited from e-commerce shipments even as the motor carrier’s sales to the energy industry declined.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 24, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Echo Global Reports $514 Million in Q2 Revenue

Echo Global Logistics office Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics saw a large drop in profit but a smaller decline in revenue during the second quarter.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 23, 2020
Business, Equipment

Paccar Posts Q2 Declines in Profit, Revenue

Peterbilt truck on highway Paccar manufactures Peterbilt, Kenworth and DAF truck brands. (Peterbilt Motors Co. via YouTube)

Paccar Inc. experienced deep declines in net income and revenue during the second quarter, a result of the economic recession caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 21, 2020
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Class 8 Trucks to Be Part of Aurora’s Autonomous Testing in Texas

Aurora Peterbilt Aurora via YouTube

Autonomous vehicle technology developer Aurora plans to launch testing of self-driving Peterbilt Class 8 trucks and smaller vehicles that can be used for package delivery in the Dallas-Fort Worth area this year.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 20, 2020

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