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Roadrunner Temperature Controlled formed to focus on large, small customer solutions

Roadrunner Temperature Controlled formed to focus on large, small customer solutions

CUDAHY, Wis. — Roadrunner Transportation Systems has formed Roadrunner Temperature Controlled to focus on providing temperature-controlled solutions for both large and small customers.

Swift Transportation to join Trucking Alliance

Swift Transportation to join Trucking Alliance

WASHINGTON — Swift Transportation has accepted an invitation to join the Alliance for Driver Safety & Security, better known as the Trucking Alliance.

February truck sales down 29.5% from 2016, up 2.3% from January

February truck sales down 29.5% from 2016, up 2.3% from January

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — February North American heavy truck sales dropped 29.5 percent from the same month in 2016 to 11,200 from 15,876, though the total represents a 2.3 percent increase from January’s total, WardsAuto reported today.

U.S. added 235K jobs in February, trucking gains 10,600 following 5,100 loss in January

U.S. added 235K jobs in February, trucking gains 10,600 following 5,100 loss in January

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February and raised pay at a healthy pace, making it all but certain that the Federal Reserve will raise short-term interest rates next week.

Economy drives double-digit growth in imports despite tariff, border tax talk

Economy drives double-digit growth in imports despite tariff, border tax talk

WASHINGTON – Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports should see double-digit year-over-year increases for the next two months as a growing economy increases the demand for affordable merchandise, says Global Port Tracker’s monthly report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.

Celadon initiates new pay packages for o-o’s, company drivers; appoints ‘Driver First’ leader

Celadon initiates new pay packages for o-o’s, company drivers; appoints ‘Driver First’ leader

INDIANAPOLIS – Celadon Group Inc. has introduced two new pay packages — one for owner-operators and the second for company drivers. In addition, the company has announced the hiring of Joe Stevens to lead their new “Driver First” initiative.

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