NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are rising Friday after the government said hiring bounced back in April. That suggests the economy should start growing faster in the next few months after a sluggish start to the year.
PHOENIX — The U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics says the demand for truck drivers will double over the next decade — from 1.44 million on the road in 2014 to 2.76 million in 2022.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR said Wednesday preliminary Class 8 net orders for April were 23,600 units, maintaining a steady track that started seven months ago.
Celadon spokesmen Wednesday in a conference call for shareholders discussed the “significant” management changes it announced Monday, and the company’s efforts to “refocus” on its core trucking operations.
ADDISON, Texas — Daseke Inc., the largest owner and a leading consolidator of open-deck specialized transportation solutions in North America, welcomes two leading open deck specialized transportation companies — The Schilli Companies, headquartered in Indiana, and Canada-based Big Freight Systems Inc., headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
WASHINGTON — On a day when President Donald J. Trump said he would be willing to increase the tax on gas and diesel to help fund his trillion dollar infrastructure program, the average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel dropped for the first time in four weeks.