WASHINGTON — The number of newly laid-off workers requesting jobless benefits fell slightly last week for the third straight time. But initial claims remain above levels that would signal net job gains.
WASHINGTON — The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has scheduled a Thursday conference call for its Arkansas Best Freight members to discuss possible modifications to the National Master Freight Agreement, the contract under which union workers are employed at the less-than-truckload carrier.
WASHINGTON — Prices at the wholesale level plunged in February by the largest amount in seven months as a big drop in energy prices offset higher food costs.
NEW YORK — YRC Worldwide, one of the country's largest trucking companies, said that it had returned to a profit during the fourth quarter, but also underscored its precarious financial situation.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Arrow Truck Sales Inc. is celebrating its 60th year as a retailer of used, heavy and medium duty trucks and trailers in North America.