Business, Logistics, Top 100

KLLM Transport Services Acquires Quest Global

KLLM Transport Services truck KLLM's new acquisition will be branded KLLM Expedited Services. (KLLM Transport Services)

Temperature-controlled truckload carrier KLLM Transport Services has acquired refrigerated transporter Quest Global Inc., the companies announced July 14.

July 15, 2022
Business, Logistics, For-Hire, Top 100

XPO Names New Tech Brokerage Company RXO

RXO CEO Drew Wilkerson "The new brand embodies our competitive positioning of reliable outperformance, propelled by multiple tailwinds," says Drew Wilkerson, the new CEO of RXO. (XPO Logistics via Twitter)

XPO Logistics’ new tech-enabled brokerage platform that is set to begin operations in the fourth quarter will be called RXO, the company announced July 12.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
July 12, 2022
Business, Top 100

KAG Logistics Closes Acquisition of American PetroLog

KAG tanker KAG Logistics provides services to the petroleum, renewable fuels, specialty products, food products and merchant gas supply chains. (Kenan Advantage Group Inc.)

KAG Logistics has completed its acquisition of American PetroLog, the company announced June 16.

June 21, 2022
Business, Logistics, Top 100

About Us: 2022 Transport Topics Top 100 For-Hire Carriers

This annual publication ranks companies based on annual revenue and includes a listing of operating units and description of services, names of top executives and type of ownership, plus data on the number of employees and equipment.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
June 17, 2022
Business, Technology, Top 100

5 Questions: Daragh Mahon, Werner Enterprises

Werner Enterprises' Daragh Mahon sheds some light on how technology is shaping the trucking industry.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
May 6, 2022
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100

XPO Marks Earth Day With Carbon Offsets Program

XPO Logistics truck XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics Inc. introduced a carbon-offset shipping option for customers of its truck brokerage business in North America, the company announced April 22.

April 22, 2022
Business, Private, Top 100

Walmart Announces Driver Pay Increase, Training Program

Walmart driver pay increase graphic (Walmart Inc. via Twitter)

Walmart Inc. is raising pay for its private fleet truck drivers and launching a new training program, the retailer announced April 7.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 13, 2022
Business, Logistics, Top 100

DHL Transport Chief Sees ‘So Much Strength’ in US Economy

DHL Supply Chain on U.S. Economy The DHL logo sits on an employee's jacket. (martin Leissl/Bloomberg)

The U.S. economy is strong enough to avoid a sharp downturn, even as concerns are growing about how long consumers can sustain healthy spending levels amid rising inflation, the head of transportation at Deutsche Post AG’s DHL supply chain division said.

Brendan Murray | Bloomberg News
April 13, 2022
Business, Top 100

Walmart to Pay Truck Drivers Up to $110,000 in First Year

A Walmart truck Drivers will be able to earn between $95,000 and $110,000 in their first year at the company, a Walmart spokeswoman said. (Walmart)

Walmart Inc. is ramping up pay for its truckers as it seeks to shore up staffing amid a nationwide rush to hire drivers, saying its truck drivers will be able to earn between $95,000 and $110,000 in their first year at the company,

Brendan Case | Bloomberg News
April 7, 2022
Business, Logistics, Top 100

MSC Buys Bollore’s African Logistics Unit

MSC ship Geert Vanden Wijngaert/Bloomberg News

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co. agreed to buy the African transport and logistics business of Bollore SA for 5.7 billion euros ($6.3 billion) including debt.

Anthony Palazzo | Bloomberg News
April 6, 2022

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