Business, Technology, Equipment

Schneider Passes Halfway Mark in Conversion to AMTs

Schneider truck John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Truckload carrier Schneider announced it has converted more than half of its heavy-duty trucks to automated manual transmissions and expects to complete the process in 2019.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 22, 2017

Schneider Second-Quarter Profits Rise 5.2% Over Year Ago

Schneider driver at a truck stop Elvissa/Flickr

Schneider reported that profits in the second quarter increased 5.2% compared with a year ago, beating the Bloomberg News consensus forecast on net income and earnings per share.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
August 1, 2017
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Intermodal Operators Expand in E-Commerce as Online Retailers Seek to Control Costs

Train Jerry Huddleston/Flickr

Intermodal rail and trucking companies are competing to meet the transportation needs of e-commerce businesses while adapting to how these new supply chains differ from those of traditional brick-and-mortar retailers.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 13, 2017

Most Truckload Carriers Expect to Report Lower Earnings in Second Quarter

Kottke Trucking

The truckload industry continued to struggle in the second quarter and earnings are expected to be down year-over-year for most carriers, based on forecasts from industry analysts and interviews with several fleets.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 7, 2017

Navy Reserves Veteran to Drive Schneider Truck in Ride of Pride

Navy veteran and Ride of Pride driver, David Price Schneider

Schneider, for the seventh year in a row, has been chosen by Freightliner to receive the 2017 edition of Ride of Pride, a truck series that honors past and present members of the U.S. military.

Transport Topics
July 3, 2017
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Schneider Responds to Industry Demand With New Phoenix Facility

Schneider Phoenix Schneider

A new Schneider facility opened June 22 in Phoenix. A truckload, intermodal and logistics provider, Schneider’s investment indicates its response to “industry demand by significantly investing in this growing region,” according to a press release.

Transport Topics
June 22, 2017
Business, Logistics

Schneider Posts Higher Revenue, Lower Profits in First Quarter


Schneider reported solid growth but lower overall profits in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the same period a year ago in its first quarterly financial report since becoming a public-traded company in April.

Transport Topics
May 11, 2017
Business, Logistics

Schneider, Now Public, Initiates Trading

New York Stock Exchange

Truckload carrier Schneider said its Class B common stock began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on April 6 under the ticker symbol SNDR, and offered 28,947,000 shares initially priced at $19 per share.

Transport Topics
April 6, 2017

Trucking IPO Will Net Schneider Family $230 Million


Members of the Schneider family will get about $230 million from the sale of stock in the Green Bay, Wisconsin, trucking company that bears their name, a document filed March 24 with securities regulators shows.

Rick Romell | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
March 27, 2017
Business, Logistics

Schneider Going to Wall Street With Share Price of $18 to $20

Andrew Myers/Flickr

Schneider, the largest privately owned for-hire carrier in the United States and Canada, will become a publicly traded company as soon as April 5 with shares trading between $18 and $20, according to Bloomberg News and a company filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
March 24, 2017