Business

Dayton Freight Lines Opens Iowa Service Center

Dayton Freight Lines Inc. has opened a service center in Sioux City, Iowa, expanding the network for the less-than-truckload carrier to service Iowa and Minnesota.

August 4, 2017
Business, Technology, Equipment

PeopleNet Adds Tire-Pressure Integration With Continental

Fleet telematics provider PeopleNet has added an integration with a tire pressure monitoring system from tire maker Continental Corp.

August 3, 2017
Business

Online Business Forcing Rental Rates Higher, Commercial Real Estate Firm Says

The boom in e-commerce is affecting the demand for commercial real estate and driving up rental rates, according to a recent report by commercial real estate firm CBRE.

August 1, 2017
Business, Logistics

Ryder to Provide Transportation Needs for Mattel at Toy Maker’s New Plant

Ryder System Inc. will provide dedicated transportation, logistics and fleet management for Mattel Inc. at the toy maker’s Jonestown, Pa., distribution center.

August 1, 2017
Business

DHL Supply Chain to Close Operations at Ohio Plant

DHL Supply Chain will close its Englewood, Ohio, location Sept. 18, a move that will affect 85 workers.

July 31, 2017
Business, Equipment, Safety

2017 NTDC List of Competitors by Company

Check out the list of drivers, sorted by the company they are competing for, at the 80th annual National Truck Driving Championships and ninth annual National Step Van Driving Championships, which will be held Aug. 9-12 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.

July 27, 2017
Business, Equipment

Class 8 Production Hits 19-Month High

North American Class 8 production reached a 19-month high in June after stronger orders earlier this year, according to ACT Research Co.

July 24, 2017

A Visit to the Site Where Kenworth Was Born

Kurt Swihart, Kenworth Truck Co., marketing director, explains the truck maker's early days in Snoqualmie, Wash., where Kenworth held a ride-and-drive July 21, 2017.

July 21, 2017
Business, Safety, Fuel

Kenworth Mixer, Dump Truck Demonstration

A T880S mixer fueled by compressed natural gas and a T880 dump truck take to the course at Dirtfish in Snoqualmie, Wash., during Kenworth Truck Co.'s ride and drive of vocational vehicles July 21, 2017.

July 21, 2017
Business

Kuehne + Nagel Purchases Commodity Forwarders

Kuehne + Nagel Inc. has purchased Commodity Forwarders Inc., an airfreight forwarder of perishable goods in the United States.

July 21, 2017