Government, Business

House Democrats Seek Deals With Trump on Infrastructure, Drugs

Nancy Pelosi Pelosi by J. Scott Applewhite/AP

House Democrats will use their new majority to seek deals with President Donald Trump on infrastructure spending and prescription drug costs, but won’t back down on their oversight responsibilities, said party leader Nancy Pelosi, in line to regain the speaker’s gavel.

November 7, 2018
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Proposal to Delay ELD Mandate Advances to House Floor

A closely watched provision that would halt the December mandate on electronic logging devices for trucks will reach the floor of the House as early as Sept. 6.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
September 6, 2017

Dallas Area to Get Another Million-Square-Foot Warehouse

Luke Sharett/Bloomberg News

Another big industrial development deal is headed to south Dallas County, Texas.

Steve Brown | The Dallas Morning News
May 8, 2017

Demand for Warehouses Rises in Houston Fueled by Online Shopping

Fetch Robotics Inc.

The hottest niche in Houston's recovering real estate market is warehouses, evidence of the city's growing position as a distribution center for consumer goods in a rapidly evolving retail environment.

Dylan Baddour | Houston Chronicle
April 24, 2017

Residents of Pennsylvania Town Voice Objections to Warehouse

T.J. Kirkpatrick/Bloomberg News

The conflicting interests of a warehouse developer and residents of a rural Berks County township in Pennsylvania surfaced April 12 at a special meeting in the Greenwich Township building.

Ron Devlin | Reading (Pa.) Eagle
April 14, 2017
Government, Business

E-fulfillment Warehouses Growing Not Just Wider But Higher

Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg News

The growth in e-commerce has increased demand for bigger warehouses to fulfill orders, storage space that isn’t only larger in square footage but also height, according to a report from commercial realtor CBRE Group Inc.

April 10, 2017

Baltimore Warehousing Complex to Get $30 Million in Infrastructure Improvements

Tradepoint Atlantic

Tradepoint Atlantic, which is redeveloping the former Sparrows Point steel mill, announced April 5 a 10-year agreement with Host Terminals to oversee marine cargo operations at the Baltimore County site.

Jessica Anderson | The Baltimore Sun
April 6, 2017

Saddle Creek CEO Clifford Otto Elected Chairman of Warehouse Trade Group


Clifford Otto, CEO of Saddle Creek Logistics Services in Lakeland, Fla., was elected chairman of the International Warehouse Logistics Association last month.

April 6, 2017
Government, Business

LTLs Offer Storage to Speed Up E-Commerce Deliveries

Ty Wright/Bloomberg News

Less-than-truckload companies hoping to capitalize on e-commerce are offering shippers short-term storage in terminals and shifting more business from Class 8 trucks to Class 5 and Class 6 straight trucks, according to industry executives.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017

Shippers Warehouse to Relocate to Expanded Texas Headquarters

Shippers Warehouse

Logistics firm Shippers Warehouse is moving its headquarters to Hutchins, Texas.

Steve Brown | The Dallas Morning News
March 7, 2017