Business, Technology, Logistics

More Fleets Move Toward Freight Matching

CoyoteGO screen At Coyote Logistics, the 3PL provider of UPS, the expansion of its CoyoteGO digital freight platform includes the launch of new, on-demand features that put all of its digital solutions in one place. (Coyote Logistics via YouTube)

The trucking industry is seeing an increased shift toward freight-matching platforms as some major fleets become the latest users.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 26, 2020
Business, Technology

DAT Solutions Names Ken Adamo Chief of Analytics

DAT Solutions appointed Ken Adamo chief of analytics, effective immediately.

December 16, 2019
Business, Logistics

Trucking Futures Exchange to Launch in Late 2018

DAT Solutions DAT Solutions via YouTube

DAT Solutions and TransRisk have signed a deal to launch a trucking freight futures market through Nodal Exchange in late 2018, a project first announced earlier this year.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
November 2, 2017

Suddath to Buy Three Locations as Graebel Van Lines Ceases Operations

TT File Photo

The Suddath Cos. agreed to acquire three locations of Graebel Van Lines as part of a wind down of Graebel’s operations throughout the country.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
Business, Equipment, Government

Canadian Carrier Consolidated Fastfrate Begins Cross-Border US Service

Consolidated Fastfrate

Consolidated Fastfrate, a less-than-truckload company headquartered in Ontario, is offering cross-border service into the United States through partnerships with other carriers, the company announced Dec. 6.

December 9, 2016
Business, Equipment, Government

Fastfrate Investing Nearly $20 Million Into Edmonton, Winnipeg Operations

Consolidated Fastfrate

Consolidated Fastfrate will expand operations in western Canada, spending $10 million to purchase a facility in Edmonton, Alberta, $1.5 million to expand a building in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and $5.5 million to add more than 238 intermodal chassis.

October 21, 2016

DAT Solutions Offers TMS for Entry-Level Brokers

Load board operator DAT Solutions announced that it had introduced transportation management software designed for entry-level freight brokers called DAT Keypoint Ops.

June 6, 2016

Execs See Consolidation in Finance Sector Following Recent Sell-Off by Biggest Player

BMO Harris Bank

A slowdown in demand for truck equipment is fueling competition among finance companies and commercial banks, which could lead to more consolidation in a sector that has seen a sell-off by the industry’s biggest player, company executives said.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
May 16, 2016
Business, Fuel

Comdata Offers Program to Help Fleets Control Hotel Costs

John Sommers II for TT

Fuel-card provider Comdata is offering a program to help fleets control hotel expenses while helping over-the-road drivers quickly find lodging options via a mobile application.

December 17, 2015

Household Goods Mover Suddath Acquires Secor

The Suddath Cos., one of the nation’s largest household goods movers, announced it has acquired The Secor Group, a moving and storage firm that has been in business for 125 years.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
December 7, 2015