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DHL Supply Chain Helps to Bolster Operations at Manheim Logistics

DHL control tower A DHL control tower. The one located in Detroit will be utilized as part of the Manheim collaboration. (DHL)

DHL Supply Chain detailed Oct. 13 how it plans to use its technology and resources to help bolster operations at Manheim Logistics.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
October 14, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

Volvo Redesigns VAH Model for Auto Haulers

VTNA auto hauler Volvo Trucks North America

Volvo Trucks North America announced the rollout of the Volvo Auto Hauler, a specialized solution for the auto transport industry that completes the design overhaul of the VTNA product portfolio.

June 26, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

FMCSA Grants Exemption From Flag Rule for Stinger-Steered Auto Haulers

Car hauler on highway John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted a limited five-year exemption to relieve motor carriers operating stinger-steered automobile transporter equipment from a requirement to place warning flags on projecting loads of new motor vehicles.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
February 20, 2019

M7 Auto Transport Emerges From Bankrupted Auto Strap Transport

M7 Auto Transport has announced its grand opening. The launch came after the auto hauler acquired the assets of Auto Strap Transport, which filed for bankruptcy in late 2017.

January 10, 2019
Government, Business, Equipment

FHWA Seeks Comment on Definition of Automobile Transporter


The Federal Highway Administration is considering revising its definition of automobile transporters to allow more flexibility in the type of trailers used to haul vehicles.

October 12, 2017
Business, Equipment

United Road Services Purchased by Carlyle Group

McCann, Anderson McCann, Anderson

The Carlyle Group has acquired vehicle hauler United Road Services from Charlesbank Capital Partners, the companies announced Sept. 5.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
September 5, 2017

Car Hauler Jack Cooper Enterprises Averts Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Jack Cooper Holding Corp.

Car hauler Jack Cooper Enterprises Inc. and Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. have averted a Chapter 11 bankruptcy on June 29 after nearly 99% of those holding debt approved a plan to send back notes and receive fractions on the dollar.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
June 30, 2017
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Jack Cooper Plans to Reorganize Debt; Auto Hauler Hopes to Avoid Chapter 11

A Jack Cooper car hauler Jack Cooper Holdings Corp.

Leaders of Jack Cooper Holdings Corp., North America’s largest auto hauler, are approaching completion of intense negotiations to reorganize a major portion of the company’s debt.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
June 26, 2017

Car Hauler Jack Cooper to Lose $70 Million in Revenue as Nissan Terminates Relationship

Jack Cooper Transport

Nissan will terminate its agreement to with carhauler Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. effective in July, according to an April 4 notice.

April 13, 2017

Car-Haul Contract Talks Still Unresolved, Will Resume Next Week

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The protracted car-haul negotiations continue to drag on, with more talks scheduled next week, after two more days of talks last week failed to produce a tentative agreement.

April 18, 2016