Truck sales took a predictable dip in July, according to two leading industry analysis firms, but even with this slight midsummer swoon, they say the new-truck sales market is reflecting the overall healthy state of the trucking industry.
WASHINGTON — Rep. Erik Paulsen, R-Minn., has introduced a bill that would impact American businesses that rely on independent contractor partnerships to meet constantly changing and demanding customer needs.
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif. — Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co. said Craftsmen Utility Trailer has completed the development of its new facility in Davenport, Iowa.
STEVENS POINT, Wis. — Sentry Insurance is it rolling out a new online driver training program powered by CarriersEdge for its trucking customers.
WASHINGTON — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel rose for the fifth consecutive week for the week ending July 24, posting a 1.6 cent gain to $2.507, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.
If American Trucking Associations Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Bob Costello could have communicated a thumbs-up to journalists listening in to ATA’s freight forecast conference call July 19, it wouldn’t have been much different from what he said.