Business, Equipment, Safety, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider Donates 10 Tractors to CDL Schools

Schneider A Schneider truck on the road. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Schneider is donating 10 gently used, late-model trucks to select CDL driver training programs at community or technical colleges throughout the U.S., the company said in a news release Nov. 15.

November 15, 2019
Business, Logistics

Schneider Sees Q3 Earnings Decline

Schneider truck Schneider's third-quarter net income fell 72% year over year. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The slowing U.S. economy is impacting the finances of some of the industry’s biggest truckload carriers as Schneider National Inc. saw its third-quarter financial numbers decline.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
October 31, 2019
Business, Technology

Truckstop.com, Schneider Launch ‘Book It Now’ Freight App

'Book It Now' app Sample screenshots of 'Book It Now' app via Truckstop.com

Truckstop.com and Schneider announced the launch of Book It Now, an app that enables booking freight with mobile devices. The launch followed a successful pilot program involving the two companies.

October 9, 2019
Business, Technology

Schneider Uses AI to Improve Estimated Arrival Times

Schneider uses AI technology. Schneider National Inc.

Schneider has leveraged artificial intelligence to develop a proprietary tracking application programming interface, called ETAi, intended to provide more accurate arrival times to freight customers compared with tracking aggregators.

September 11, 2019
Business, Logistics

Schneider Lays Off 107 Workers in California

Schneider MoDOT/Flickr

Schneider National Carriers will lay off 107 employees at a Fontana, Calif., distribution terminal, the result of a failed home-delivery operation it launched three years ago.

Jack Katzanek | The Press Enterprise (Riverside, Calif.)
August 30, 2019
Business

Schneider Income Down as It Shutters Its First to Final Mile Service

Schneider truck Schneider profit was down 48% in the second quarter from a year ago. (Schneider)

Schneider National Inc. reported lower net income and revenue for its second quarter, as it announced the closure of its First to Final Mile service after disappointing performance.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
August 1, 2019
Business

Schneider Reports Lower 1Q Income, Higher Revenue

Schneider A Schneider truck. (Schneider National Inc.)

Schneider National Inc. reported lower first-quarter net income and slightly higher revenue as its truckload unit faltered.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
May 2, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment

Trucking Firms Large and Small Urged to Think Electric

Greg Treinen Greg Treinen, a sales and marketing manager at Daimler Trucks North America, said more than 30 fleets are involved in the company’s advisory council on electric trucks. (Jim Stinson/Transport Topics)

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Regional trucking firms should take a good long look at electric trucks, experts in the industry said.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
April 24, 2019
Business

Schneider Adds 4,200 Intermodal Containers in 2018

Schneider Schneider containers lined up. (Schneider)

Schneider added more than 4,200 intermodal containers in 2018 — a 24% increase from the year before — for a total of 22,200, according to a company news release.

April 11, 2019
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider National Posts Record 4Q Results

Schneider Schneider National Inc.

Schneider National Inc. delivered record revenue and operating profits in the fourth quarter of 2018, and the company’s top executive said he expects to see continued improvement in the year ahead.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 31, 2019

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