Lorrie Grant

Lorrie Grant

Managing Editor

Lorrie Grant is a lover of words, facts, ideas, storytelling and breaking news. As a managing editor she oversees business and government coverage of freight transportation primarily by truck.


Special Coverage

ATA Honors 4 For Image Efforts

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

SAN DIEGO — Two individuals, a state trucking association and a company were recognized by American Trucking Associations for their efforts to bolster the industry’s image.

Lorrie Grant | Managing Editor
October 5, 2014
Special Coverage

Execs: Analytics, Big Data to Become Standard Business Tools

Mark Gardner by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

SAN DIEGO — With millions of smartphones and apps on hand today, the trucking industry is poised to more easily share data and considerably lower operating costs.

Lorrie Grant | Managing Editor
October 5, 2014
Business

DTNA Optimistic on 2014 After Strong January

Daimler Trucks North America

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico — Daimler Trucks North America, which achieved nearly a 40% market share in 2013, expressed optimism about the coming year following a strong January.

Lorrie Grant | Managing Editor
February 19, 2014
Special Coverage, Business, Fuel

Natural Gas Pricing, Performance Are Key Issues for Fleets

ARLINGTON, Va. — Some of the nation’s leading trucking executives at American Trucking Associations’ Summit on Natural Gas in Trucking said that with natural gas priced as much as $2 per gallon cheaper than diesel fuel, it can’t be ignored as an alternative fuel.

Lorrie Grant | Managing Editor
December 3, 2012

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