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DHL Express Expands New York City Operations

DHL Express facility Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

DHL Express U.S. has invested more than $13 million in two facilities in New York City to support international trade growth and the rise of international e-commerce, the company announced.

April 18, 2018
Business

US Industrial Space Declines for 31st Consecutive Quarter

Warehouse space Getty Images

The amount of industrial space in the United States declined for the 31st straight quarter in the first three months of 2018, according to CBRE Group.

April 13, 2018
Business

Expediter Services to Highlight Truck Ownership Program at Conference

Financial services firm Expediter Services will feature its truck ownership program for independent contractors and fleet drivers during its ES Group Gathering on April 27-28 in Southaven, Miss.

April 13, 2018
Government, Business, Equipment

DTNA to Recall More Than 7,000 Western Star Trucks

Daimler Trucks North America will conduct a voluntary safety recall on up to 7,128 Western Star trucks over wiring issues that could increase the risk of fire.

April 12, 2018
Business, Equipment

Northeast Truck and Trailer Expands Network

Northeast Truck and Trailer opened a facility in Pearl, Miss., its sixth location.

April 12, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Nikola Hires BMW Executive Jesse Schneider to Spearhead Fuel-Cell R&D

Nikola Motor Co. has hired Jesse Schneider as vice president of hydrogen and fuel-cell technologies.

April 12, 2018
Business, Equipment

First-Ever Forklift Summit Planned for October

A forklift cruises for loads in a fulfillment center John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The forklift industry is launching its first-ever Forklift Industry Summit as growth in their deployment accelerates at distribution centers and warehouses nationwide. The summit, hosted by UniCarriers Americas Corp., is scheduled for Oct. 10-12 at the Intercontinental Hotel Miami.

April 6, 2018
Business, Top 100

TFI Buys Normandin Transit

TFI International purchased Normandin Transit, a provider of less-than-truckload and truckload freight services in the United States and Canada.

April 6, 2018
Government, Business, Safety

ATA Hires Dan Horvath as New Safety Policy Director

Dan Horvath Dan Horvath, ATA's new director of safety policy. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

American Trucking Associations has hired Dan Horvath to serve as its new director of safety policy, according to an April 4 announcement.

April 5, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Ryder Acquires Last-Mile Delivery Carrier MXD Group

Ryder System Inc. is acquiring all of the outstanding equity of MXD Group, an e-commerce fulfillment provider, with its North American network of facilities, including last-mile capabilities.

April 3, 2018

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