truckload carriers

Business, Logistics

Ascend Joins TL Ranks, Names Michael McLary CEO

Ascend truck Ascend Transportation

Ascend, launched Jan. 10 as a dry van truckload carrier and freight brokerage, announced it named Michael McLary CEO.

January 11, 2022

Titanium Transportation Reports Higher Profit, Revenue in Second Quarter

Titanium Transportation Titanium Transportation

Titanium Transportation Group more than doubled its profit in the second quarter of 2018 compared with the first quarter as the company reaped the benefits of a strong freight market.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 9, 2018

Heartland Revenue Drops About 20%, Profits Down 11%, but CEO Remains Optimistic

Heartland Express truck Heartland trucks did shorter second-quarter hauls, causing profits to drop. (Heartland Express)

Heartland Express Inc. reported that profits slipped 11% year-over-year after a significant decline in revenue, excluding fuel surcharges, due to shorter hauls during the second quarter.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
August 2, 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

Trucking Industry Honors Veterans During ‘Wreaths Across America Day’

Michael Card/ATA

A convoy of trucks delivered 34 truckloads of wreaths on Saturday to Arlington National Cemetery, where they were placed by gravesides by thousands of volunteers during “Wreaths Across America Day.”

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
December 17, 2012