Year in review

2017 Year In Review: Top Cartoons

Our cartoons from artist Philip "Shade" Kightlinger are one of the most popular features on TTNews.com. Check out our top 10 favorite cartoons of 2017.

Transport Topics
December 28, 2017
Editorial

Editorial: Looking Back, Moving Ahead

So, how was your year?

Transport Topics
December 14, 2017
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Fuel, Logistics, Autonomous

2017: A Year Spent Looking Ahead

2017 was a year of anticipation for the freight transportation industry, leading up to the long-awaited Dec. 18 mandate for broad adoption of electronic logging devices to track hours of service.

December 14, 2017
Government, Business, Technology

2017 By the Numbers

Year in Review

As a busy 2017 comes to a close, let’s see which stories topped the TTNews.com charts and garnered the most buzz on social media

Transport Topics
December 14, 2017
Technology

Year of the ELD: A Timeline

Teletrac's Navman Teletrac Inc.

The Dec. 18 phase-in of the mandate for electronic logging devices might be THE story in trucking of 2017 — and the mandate's effect will live into 2018 and well beyond.

Transport Topics
December 13, 2017
Government, Business

Replay: LiveOnWeb's 2017 Year in Review

Eugene Mulero, Joe Howard and Ari Ashe Eugene Mulero, Joe Howard and Ari Ashe

What were the top trucking issues in 2017 and how will they shape 2018? In today's LiveOnWeb program, our experts ran through their lists and explained each item's significance. Spoiler alert: The ELD mandate makes the list. Watch the replay.

Transport Topics
December 7, 2017
Government, Business

Tell Us: What Was the Top Trucking Issue of 2017?

As part of our upcoming Year in Review package, we have one question: What was the most important trucking issue of 2017, and how did it impact you? Click here to e-mail us your answer.

Transport Topics
December 7, 2017
Business

2015 in Review: Top News Stories, Told in Photos

Technological advancements. Major business acquisitions. An electronic logging device mandate. The highway funding bill. As we look back at 2015, we tell each of those stories in a photo. Click here for the gallery.

Transport Topics
December 30, 2015
Business

Year in Review: Trucking Posts Strong Gains, But Legislative Battles Rage

A strengthening economy lifted demand for freight hauling during 2014, boosting rates and profits and triggering a rush to buy new tractors and trailers as carriers scurried to keep pace.

December 31, 2014
Business

2011: A Year of Industry Expectations Met and Unmet

For truckers, 2011 was a year full of expectations. Some of them were fulfilled, but many were not. The economy continued to grow, but slowly, and not enough to put a serious dent in unemployment. However, there was enough growth to put trucks back on the road and allow carriers to raise freight rates.

December 19, 2011