Business, Logistics, Top 100

Ryder Expands Last-Mile Delivery Network

Ryder last-mile Business Wire

Ryder System plans to extend expansion of its last-mile delivery network to meet growing consumer demand, the company said.

July 23, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100

TForce Logistics Expands Regional Last-Mile Delivery in Texas

TFI International headquarters TFI International headquarters in Montreal. (TFI International)

The TFI International operating company, TForce Logistics, launched a regional e-commerce network in Texas, the company announced July 20.

July 22, 2021
Business, Equipment, Top 100

Mullen Group’s Income Dips, Revenue Rises

Mullen A Mullen heavy-haul truck. (Mullen Trucking Corp.)

Mullen Group reported a gain in revenue but saw earnings dip in the second quarter.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 22, 2021
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Landstar Reports Record Earnings for Q2

A Landstar Inc. truck Landstar noted the performance was particularly impressive considering the company already had a record-setting Q1. (Landstar System Inc.)

Landstar System reported an all-time record for quarterly net income in its second-quarter financial results.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 21, 2021
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics, Top 100

Startup Couriers Snatch Toehold in Biggest Shake-Up of E-Commerce Era

Package monkeybusinessimages/Getty Images

Surging e-commerce is generating more package deliveries than giant couriers can handle, clogging retailers’ logistical pipelines and frustrating consumers. But the logjam is spawning startups with new ways of speeding deliveries.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
July 21, 2021
Business, Top 100

Heartland Express Reports Q2 Revenue Loss but Income Gains

Heartland Express headquarters North Liberty, Iowa-based Heartland Express posted net income of $20.7 million for the three months ending June 30. That's up from $19.2 million in the second quarter of 2020. (Heartland Express via YouTube)

Heartland Express saw overall financial gains despite a drop in revenue during the second quarter, the company reported July 19.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 20, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Reports $2.91B Revenue for Q2

J.B. Hunt trucks J.B. Hunt Transport Inc.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. reported gains in profit and revenue for the second quarter of 2021.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 20, 2021
Business, Top 100

Werner Enterprises Opens New Pennsylvania Terminal

Werner truck Werner Enterprises has more than 8,000 trucks, 24,000 trailers and nearly 13,000 employees, according to the company. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Werner Enterprises opened a new terminal located in Lehigh Valley, Pa., the company announced July 12.

July 16, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100, TCA

FedEx to Invest $100 Million in Logistics Company in India

FedEx truck Gene J. Puskar/Bloomberg News

FedEx Express Corp. on July 16 said it has entered into equity and commercial agreements with Delhivery, a logistics and supply chain services company in India, which will utilize their combined strengths to unlock India’s international trade potential.

Mint | New Delhi
July 16, 2021
Top 100

System Transport Selected to Transport US Capitol Christmas Tree

System Transport truck System Transport will use a Kenworth T680 Next Generation truck to transport the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree. (System Transport)

System Transport, the flatbed division of Trans-System Inc., was selected to transport the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree for 2021, the company announced.

July 14, 2021