ADDISON, Texas – Daseke, a leading consolidator and the largest owner of flatbed and specialized transportation and logistics solutions in North America, has added The Steelman Companies to the Daseke family.
Two companies that track activity in the heavy-duty truck market Wednesday said preliminary Class 8 net orders were up almost 40 percent for June to 17,600 units, a month-over-month improvement of 7 percent, and 38 percent better than a year ago.
FORT SMITH, Ark. — ArcBest said Friday that effective August 1, it will apply space-based minimum charges for less-than-truckload shipments to better reflect freight shipping trends that have evolved over the last several years.
SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. — Indian River Transport has won the Platinum National Safety Award and the Gold Workplace Safety Award by Great West Casualty Co.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — U.S. Xpress, the nation’s largest privately-owned truckload carrier, has introduced a new lease-purchase program designed to make owning their own business more attainable for professional truck drivers.
ST. LOUIS — Not only have both the shipments and expenditures indexes been positive for five months in a row, but they are showing accelerating strength.