Michael G. Malloy

Business, Fuel

Diesel Price Falls 4¢ to Five-Year-Low $2.824

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Diesel’s national average retail price fell for a third straight week, dropping 4 cents to a five-year-low $2.824 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported March 30.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 30, 2015
Business, Logistics

Trailer Orders Drop 30% in February

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February net trailer orders fell 30% from a year ago to 20,700 units, ACT Research Co. reported.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 27, 2015
Business, Technology

PeopleNet to Connect With Cummins Diagnostics Service

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Onboard truck technology firm PeopleNet announced the availability of an introductory version of Cummins Connected Diagnostics on the current PeopleNet g3 platform.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 27, 2015
Business

C.R. England, Celadon Offer New Driver Pay Packages

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National carriers C.R. England and Celadon Group Inc. announced new pay packages for their drivers.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 27, 2015
Business

Dayton Freight Introduces Expedited Service

Dayton Freight Lines

Regional less-than-truckload carrier Dayton Freight Lines introduced a new expedited service using ground and air transportation.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 27, 2015
Business

Dean Foods to Deploy 64 CNG Freightliners; Will Fuel at New Clean Energy Nat-Gas Station

Dean Foods

Food and beverage company Dean Foods Co. will roll out 64 compressed natural gas-powered Freightliner trucks in the next few months, and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. will build a CNG station to fuel the mix of heavy- and medium-duty vehicles.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 25, 2015
Business

Jack Allen Named Chairman of American Intermodal Container Manufacturing

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American Intermodal Container Manufacturing has named former Navistar Inc. executive Jack Allen as its chairman, the company said March 24.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 24, 2015
Business

Daimler Recalls Some Model Year 2007-2011 Freightliner Cascadia Trucks

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Daimler Trucks North America is recalling some model year 2007-2011 Freightliner Cascadia trucks due to possible damage from water leaks, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said in a recall announcement.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 24, 2015
Business, Fuel

Diesel’s Average Price Drops 5.3¢ to $2.864

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Diesel’s national average price dropped 5.3 cents to $2.864, the second straight decline after five increases, the Department of Energy reported March 23.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 24, 2015
Business

Penske Logistics to Acquire Transfreight North America

Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics said it reached agreement to buy third-party logistics firm Transfreight North America from Mitsui & Co. Terms were not disclosed.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 23, 2015

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