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Daseke adds defense specialization with R&R Trucking addition

Daseke adds defense specialization with R&R Trucking addition

ADDISON, Texas — Daseke Inc., a leading consolidator and the largest owner of flatbed and specialized transportation solutions in North America, has merged with R&R Trucking, a leading specialized transporter of defense and commercial AA&E (arms, ammunitions and explosives) cargo.

FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index improves in June to near neutral reading

FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index improves in June to near neutral reading

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — FTR’s Shippers Conditions Index (SCI) for June as detailed in the August issue of the Shippers Update, improved again month-over-month to a near neutral reading of -0.7.

Truckstop.com reveals organizational changes

Truckstop.com reveals organizational changes

NEW PLYMOUTH, Idaho — Truckstop.com, a provider of transportation technology and load board solutions, has made organizational changes within its leadership team.

Price of diesel increase ninth-tenths of a penny for $2.605

Price of diesel increase ninth-tenths of a penny for $2.605

WASHINGTON — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel increased nine-tenths of a penny to $2.605 for the week ending August 28, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.

Daimler Trucks North America hosts groundbreaking for new Logistics Center in N.C.

Daimler Trucks North America hosts groundbreaking for new Logistics Center in N.C.

CLEVELAND, N.C. — As part of an ongoing initiative to improve their manufacturing targets of quality, efficiency and being a great workplace, Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) broke ground today, paving the way for a modern logistics center at its Cleveland, North Carolina, truck manufacturing plant.

NAFTA freight totals $99.8B in June, 7.7% rise from June 2016

NAFTA freight totals $99.8B in June, 7.7% rise from June 2016

U.S. NAFTA freight totaled $99.8 billion in June as trucking along with the four other transportation modes carried more freight by value with partners Canada and Mexico compared with last year, the federal government reported today.

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