Truckload Profits Rise Sharply as Rate Increases Accelerate

Third-quarter earnings rose sharply at four publicly traded truckload companies, as they were able to accelerate the pace of rate increases in a steady freight market.

October 25, 2010

Integrated Freight Buys Wichita Truckload Carrier

Integrated Freight has acquired refrigerated truckload carrier Bruenger Trucking Co. for $11 million, the companies said.

October 14, 2010

Truckload Firms Link Rate Gains to Tightened Capacity

NEW YORK — Many carriers, particularly in the truckload sector, said they are winning rate increases from shippers that typically are at least 5%, reflecting the industry’s tight capacity.

September 20, 2010
Business, Logistics

Universal Truckload’s 1Q Income Improves

Universal Truckload Services’ first-quarter profit rose to $2.1 million, or 13 cents per share, from $100,000, or 1 cent, a year ago.

April 30, 2010