Business, Logistics, TCA

Houston Warehouse Market Heats Up as Big-Box Distributors Vie for Space

Downtown Houston Katie Haugland Bowen/Flickr

Nearly a dozen big-box distributors are shopping the Houston area for warehouse space larger than 500,000 square feet, NAI Partners said July 17 in its most recent industrial real estate market report.

Dylan Baddour | Houston Chronicle
July 18, 2017
Business, Logistics

Averitt Plans Jacksonville Warehouse Complex

Averitt Express Averitt Express Inc.;

Averitt Express Inc. has filed plans to build a 60,400-square-foot warehouse and 9,200-square-foot package distribution center in West Jacksonville, Fla.

July 17, 2017
Business, Technology, Logistics

Online Sales Surge Benefits Truck Freight, Experts Say

Ken James/Bloomberg News

While it’s no secret that more and more people are shopping online, less obvious is understanding consumers’ buying habits and patterns — which has great relevance for the trucking industry.

Laurie Wiegler | Staff Reporter
June 19, 2017

Volvo Opens 1 Million-Square-Foot Truck Parts Plant

Volvo officials and dignitaries formally open new facility.

Volvo Group said it opened a 1 million-square-foot distribution center in Byhalia, Mississippi, for Mack and Volvo truck parts.

July 1, 2015

NFI Opens Distribution Center in Partnership with Rent-A-Center


Transportation firm NFI Industries said it has opened a distribution center in Lancaster, Texas, as part of a supply-chain partnership with Rent-A-Center.

June 5, 2015

Quality’s Third-Quarter Profit Rises

Quality Distribution Inc.

Quality Distribution Inc. reported third-quarter profit increased on growth in its chemical business.

November 6, 2014

Quality Reports 2Q Profit

Quality Distribution Inc.

Quality Distribution Inc. reported a second-quarter profit after a loss a year ago stemming from a charge at its logistics segment.

August 7, 2014

Quality Distribution’s First-Quarter Income Declines

Norseman/Hank's Truck Forum

Quality Distribution Inc. reported its first-quarter net income declined in part on severe weather conditions.

May 5, 2014

Quality Distribution Reports Loss in 4Q

TT File Photo

Quality Distribution Inc. reported net losses in the fourth quarter and full-year 2013, driven primarily by various noncash charges.

February 26, 2014