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Dart Network promotes Langley to president

Dart Network (CCJ Top 250, No. 58) announced that James Langley has been promoted to president of three of its companies: Dart Holding Co., Highway Sales and Logistics. Langley has more ...

Indicators: Shippers ‘feeling the pinch’ of tight truck market

Market conditions for shippers and carriers have "diverged dramatically" in recent months, says FTR, with tight truck capacity pushing rates higher and swinging the market in carriers' favor.

Used truck sales improving but values still lag 2016 levels

Class 8 same dealer used truck sales dropped 17 percent last month according to ACT Research.

Class 8 truck backlog growing as inventories fall for second time this year

While build dates grew, inventory contracted in November contracted for the first time since January.
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XPO Logistics drivers in New York file to join Teamster union

John Bulgaro, President of Local 294 in Albany, says XPO workers in Albany reached out to the union "because they are tired of having no say on the job."

Uber Freight adds advance truck posting, load searching tools

Following last August's introduction of a set of personalized features for app users, the two new features will give users more load planning functionality while working within the company freight ...

Indicators: Truck tonnage reveals ‘really strong’ freight market

The amount of freight moved by the for-hire trucking industry in November, as measured by the  American Trucking Associations’ For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index, jumped again, gaining 2.3 percent from October ...

Wabco acquires stake in Nikola Motor Company in deal that will accelerate development of safety tech

As part of the deal, Wabco and Nikola agreed to accelerate development of safety technologies specifically designed for electric commercial vehicles, including electronic braking systems (EBS), as well as traction and stability ...

Cargo theft threat to rise during holiday week, firms warn

CargoNet’s research indicates cargo thefts have been most common in the last five years in Texas, California, Georgia, Florida and New Jersey. Additionally, food and beverage has been the most-targeted ...

Fleets to see tax bills slashed by looming tax overhaul

Carriers will likely be some of the larger beneficiaries of the tax reform bill in the works in Congress, as the bill sets a new 21 percent corporate tax rate, ...

CCJ Tech Toolbox: Autonomous trucking promises a leaner, safer trucking industry

In the past three years, few equipment-based technologies have garnered as much speculation as autonomy, particularly related to its viability within trucking, the timeline for which such technologies may come ...

ELD makers report spike in users as mandate goes live

A wave of new ELD users on Monday tested the systems of ELD makers, with some reporting brief outages due to the volume of users registering their e-logs for the ...

Tesla books 125 truck order from UPS

UPS brings the total of known Tesla trucks on the order books to about 400 since the tractor debuted just more than a month ago.

Diesel prices remain flat leading up to holidays

The average price for a gallon of on-highway diesel now stands at $2.901, down nine-tenths of a cent from last week. During the most recent week, prices fell in all ...