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A&R Logistics, Georgia Ports Team on Plastic Resin Initiative

Georgia Ports Authority Georgia Ports Authority/Stephen Morton

A&R Logistics will collaborate with the Georgia Ports Authority to start a supply chain to export plastic resins out of the Port of Savannah.

July 17, 2017
Business, Technology, Equipment

Navistar Begins Selling Telematics Service

Navistar OnCommand Connection John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Navistar International Corp.’s OnCommand Connection Telematics product is available for purchase, as scheduled, after being introduced in March.

July 17, 2017
Business

TransChicago Truck Group Adds Open-Deck Trailers

Flatbed trailer John Sterling Ruth/Wabash

Truck dealership TransChicago Truck Group announced its Gary, Ind., location now is a dealership for Transcraft and Benson open-deck trailers.

July 17, 2017
Business, Equipment

Snider Fleet Solutions Buys 27 Sites From TCI Tire Centers

Snider Fleet Solutions Acquires 27 Sites From TCI Tire Centers Snider Fleet Solutions

Snider Fleet Solutions recently acquired 27 locations from TCI Tire Centers, which the company said makes it one of the largest commercial tire dealers in the United States.

July 11, 2017
Business, Equipment

Mack to Unveil New Highway Model in September

Mack will unveil newest highway truck in September Mack/YouTube

Mack’s newest highway truck will debut Sept. 13. The vehicle will be on display at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta Sept. 25-28.

July 10, 2017
Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous

Swedish T-Pods Mate Truck and Trailer

Einride Self-Driving T-Pod Einride

Swedish transportation startup Einride unveiled a full-scale prototype of its T-pod self-driving vehicle with the capacity to haul 15 standard pallets.

July 10, 2017
Business

Southern Refrigerated Transport to Raise Driver Pay in October

Southern Refrigerated Transport will raise pay a penny per mile Oct. 1.

July 10, 2017
Business, Logistics

American Fast Freight Acquires Grand Worldwide Logistics

American Fast Freight Inc., an ocean freight forwarder specializing in less-than-containerload shipments, has acquired Grand Worldwide Logistics.

July 10, 2017
Business

FleetPride Expands in Virginia

FleetPride Expands Presence in Virginia FleetPride Inc.

Aftermarket distributor FleetPride Inc. opened its seventh location in Virginia, bringing its southeastern U.S. network to 63 locations.

July 10, 2017
Business

Penske Logistics Expands Role With Detroit Diesel

Penske Logistics expands role with Detroit Diesel Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics won new business with Detroit Diesel Corp. to support supply chain operations at DD's engine, transmission and axle facility in Redford, Mich.

July 10, 2017

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