U.S. Xpress

Business, Logistics

U.S. Xpress Reports Net Loss, Increased Revenue

U.S. Xpress Enterprises John Sommers II for Transport Topics

U.S. Xpress Enterprises reported an increase in revenue for the first quarter of 2020, but its bottom line swung from a profit to a loss.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 1, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 100

For Some Fleets, Adding Drivers Is a Mission

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In the freight-hauling sector, certain loads have dwindled to a trickle. Other parts of the trucking industry are booming to meet the demand for necessary consumer goods and medical supplies, and adding drivers however they can.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
April 1, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 100

U.S. Xpress Appoints Nathan Harwell to Two Executive Posts

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Nathan Harwell has joined U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. as executive vice president and chief legal officer, the company announced Feb. 4.

February 5, 2020
Business

U.S. Xpress Records First Quarterly Loss Since Going Public

U.S. Xpress truck In contrast to the 2019 third quarter, in Q3 for 2018, U.S. Xpress reported net income of $16.1 million. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Truckload carrier U.S. Xpress reported a net income loss of $1.4 million, or minus 3 cents per share, in the third quarter, when the Chattanooga, Tenn.-based company announced its earnings Nov. 1.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
November 1, 2019
Business

U.S. Xpress Posts Steep Drop in Net Income in 2Q

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U.S. Xpress Enterprises reported a steep drop in net income in the second quarter of 2019, with a posting of $2.9 million for the period ended June 30.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
August 6, 2019
Business

U.S. Xpress Revenue Dips Due to Lower Spot Rates

U.S. Xpress A U.S. Xpress truck. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. saw revenue take a dip in the first quarter but saw its highest first-quarter net income ever, according to a news release from the company.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
May 7, 2019
Business, Safety

U.S. Xpress Opens Unique Driver Training Center

U.S. Xpress The new U.S. Xpress facility. (U.S. Xpress)

Truckload carrier U.S. Xpress has opened a driver training center in Tunnel Hill, Ga., that is unlike any other.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 21, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 100

U.S. Xpress Enterprises' Efficiency Moves Pay Off

U.S. XPress truck drives by headquarters TT file photo

Efforts by dry van truckload carrier U.S. Xpress Enterprises to boost profits by improving the efficiency of its trucking operations are paying off.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 8, 2019
Business, Logistics

U.S. Xpress Moves to Divest U.S.-Mexico Trucking Operations

A U.S. Xpress Enterprises truck on a highway John Sommers II for Transport Topics

U.S. Xpress Enterprises has decided to cut back on its cross-border trucking operations, agreeing to sell its terminal in Laredo, Texas, along with 700 dry van trailers and divest its ownership of Xpress Internacional, a company based in Mexico that U.S. Xpress has operated since 2007.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 24, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 100

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Posts Record Profits

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U.S. Xpress Enterprises reported record profits in the third quarter as the company benefited from strong freight volumes and higher rates.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 2, 2018

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