Business
Business, Government, Safety, Fuel

Diesel Declines 4¢ to $2.811

Diesel fuel fell 4 cents a gallon to $2.811 last week, its second straight decline, while the gasoline average posted its largest gain in just over a year, the Energy Department said.

May 7, 2007
Business, Safety, Government, Logistics

Pacer’s Income Falls 41%

TT File Photo

Transportation and third-party logistics firm Pacer International’s first-quarter net income plunged 41% to $14.4 million or 15 cents a share, from $24.4 million or 36 cents a year ago.

Transport Topics
May 4, 2007
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Podcast Debut: ‘RoadSigns’ Tackles Autonomous

RoadSigns podcast

Welcome to the inaugural episode of Transport Topics' new podcast: RoadSigns. Our debut episode focuses on how the trucking industry’s steady and ongoing development of autonomous technology may someday affect truck drivers. Click to listen!

Transport Topics
June 11, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

U.S. Firm Buying Canada Cartage

A U.S. private-equity firm will buy trucking company Canada Cartage for C$140 million, the Canadian Press reported Friday.

Transport Topics
May 4, 2007
Business

Payrolls Rise Less Than Forecast; Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.5%

U.S. payrolls rose by 88,000 in April and the unemployment rate rose to 4.5% from 4.4% in March, the Labor Department said Friday.

Transport Topics
May 4, 2007
Business, Safety, Government

YRC Names USF Glen Moore CEO

YRC Regional Transportation said Thursday it named Gary Pruden president and chief executive officer of its USF Glen Moore unit.

Transport Topics
May 4, 2007
Business

Oshkosh Reports Higher Profit

Specialty truck maker Oshkosh Truck Corp.’s fiscal second-quarter profit rose to $50.9 million or 68 cents a share, from $49.8 million or 67 cents a year ago.

Transport Topics
May 4, 2007
Government, Business, Safety

MAN’s Income Improves

German truck maker MAN reiterated its interest in a three-way association with Volkswagen and Swedish rival Scania, and boosted its 2007 forecast after a better-than-expected first quarter, Agence France Press reported Thursday.

Transport Topics
May 3, 2007
Business, Logistics

Ceva Makes Offer for EGL

EGL Inc.

EGL Inc. said Thursday it has received an offer from Ceva Group to acquire stock of the Houston-based freight forwarder for $43 a share.

Transport Topics
May 3, 2007
Business, Safety, Government

P.A.M.’s 1Q Income Slips

Truckload carrier P.A.M. Transportation Services’ first-quarter net income fell to $1.3 million or 12 cents a share, from $5.2 million or 50 cents last year.

Transport Topics
May 3, 2007
Business

U.S. Foodservice Sold for $7.1 Bln.

J.B. Reed/Bloomberg News

Supermarket chain owner Royal Ahold will sell its U.S. Foodservice unit to two private-equity firms for $7.1 billion, the Washington Post reported Thursday.

Transport Topics
May 3, 2007

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