2008 April

TCA members Cimarron Express, M&M Cartage recognized by Ford

The Truckload Carriers Association announced that two of its members - Cimarron Express Inc. of Genoa, Ohio; and M & M Cartage Co. of Louisville, Ky. - have received silver ...

April 28, 2008

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ArvinMeritor’s senior VP/general counsel Baker honored

ArvinMeritor Inc. recently announced that Vernon Baker, senior vice president and general counsel, has been named a 2008 "Leader in the Law" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly and Midwest In-House for ...

Donaldson’s Young Chung elected president of Fiber Society

Donaldson Co., a manufacturer of filtration systems and parts, recently announced that Young Chung, Fellow at Donaldson, has been elected president of the Fiber Society for 2008. Chung is serving ...

Frozen Food Express posts 1Q net loss on higher revenue

Frozen Food Express Industries Inc. on Monday, April 28, announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended March 31. Revenue increased 9.6 percent to $116.7 million from $106.5 ...

Oldfield Sales to represent Everco

Everco Heavy Duty -- a supplier of climate control products for over-the-road and offroad vehicles, and a manufacturer of re-engineered compressors -- has named Oldfield Sales Co. as its sales ...

Hub Group Inc. announces another record 1Q

Hub Group Inc. reported record diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended March 31 of $0.35, an increase of 21 percent compared to last year's first-quarter diluted earnings per ...

Kenworth of Mobile, Ala., opens new modern facility

Kenworth of Alabama recently relocated its Mobile, Ala., area dealership to a new state-of-the-art facility that is twice as large as its former location and provides enhanced service, easier accessibility ...

No surprise — U.S. diesel price again hits record high

The national average retail price of a gallon of diesel climbed 3.4 cents for yet another record high of $4.177 for the week ending Monday, April 28. The price, which ...

Schneider finalizes integration of international supply chain services

Schneider Logistics Inc. recently announced that it has completed integration of the four logistics companies the organization has acquired since 2005. As of April 1, American Port Services, Powers Transportation, ...

ATA Truck Tonnage Index declines 3.3% in March

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 3.3 percent in March 2008 after remaining unchanged in February. The not-seasonally adjusted index increased 3.8 percent from ...

Channellock designs 10-inch snap ring pliers

Channellock says its hefty 10-inch 929 snap ring plier is able to handle both internal and external retaining rings up to 4 inches in diameter - suitable for larger jobs ...

Oil Eater introduces professional brake washer

Oil Eater says its professional brake washer allows users to clean brake parts without using electricity. The brake washer, which includes a cover that also functions as a catch basin, ...

Motorola to release new XR450 fixed RFID reader

The Enterprise Mobility business of Motorola Inc. announced the new Motorola XR450, an industrial-class fixed radio-frequency identification (RFID) reader featuring both bi- and mono-static antenna ports on one platform to ...

Goodyear joins EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced April 22 that it has joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's SmartWay Transport Partnership, which previously approved using the company's Fuel Max linehaul ...