Transport News courtesy of Transportation News Radio

News of multimodal transport and logistics

Noticias del transporte Transporte News Radio

Transport News. Latest news and current transport and logistics: road, rail, sea, air, supply chain. free information.


This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at


Fire hits Jackson Co. trucking company
LEONI TWP., Mich (WLNS) - A late-morning fire destroyed a Jackson County trucking and excavation business today. The fire was reported just after 11:00 a.m. at Lester Brothers Excavating and Trucking in the 5400 block of East Michigan Avenue in Leoni ...

Trucking companies experiencing shortage of drivers
Truck driving is a tough job, and experts say not enough people are willing to take on the challenge. According to the American Trucking Association, 900,000 more drivers need to be hired across the country to meet growing demand. The problem is here ...

PennDOT Explains How Trucking Companies Get Notified About Highway Restrictions During Storms
With an 8 p.m. ban now in place, certain vehicles are now restricted from entering the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike near Clarks Summit. That includes tractor trailers with empty trailers or double trailers and RVs. PennDOT also has ...

and more »

The Verge

Uber starts a perks program for its trucking app
The Verge
Uber is launching a perks program for Uber Freight, the company's app that lets truckers easily book loads. It's called Uber Freight Plus, and it offers truckers different discounts and opportunities depending on how much they drive with the service ...
Uber Freight Plus goes liveFleet Owner
Uber Freight Seeks to Corral Truckers With Discount
Uber Freight Introduces Discount Program for Fuel, Parts, TrucksTransport Topics Online

all 6 news articles »

Chesterfield-based Abilene Motor Express sold to nation's largest truckload company; founder says it 'was time to ...
Chesterfield County-based Abilene Motor Express Inc. has been sold to the largest full truckload carrier in North America. Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc.'s acquired all of the equity interests of the family-owned Abilene Motor Express for an ...

Wall Street Journal

Trucking Acquisitions Put New Spotlight on Fleet Values
Wall Street Journal
Trucking companies newly flush with cash are stepping up strategies to grow through acquisitions, but they're finding new challenges in financial reporting along the road. Earlier this month, Iowa-based trucker Heartland Express Inc. HTLD 1.28 ...

and more »


Trucking Companies Hauling In Higher Sales
Privately held general freight trucking companies (NAICS 4841) grew sales, on average 14.9 percent in 2017, according to preliminary results of Sageworks' financial statement analysis. “This early estimate from our private-company industry data ...

Uber Freight bolsters capacity with trucker incentives
Uber Freight is rolling out a package of incentives to draw more small trucking companies and independent drivers to its technology platform, increasing the capacity the company offers shippers. The trucking arm of Uber on Wednesday launched Uber ...
Lax regulation or unavoidable collision? Questions remain for self-driving Uber accidentFreightWaves

all 1,050 news articles »

13abc Action News

Need for truckers driving recruitment to CDL classes
13abc Action News
Howell says, many students are offered jobs by trucking companies before they graduate CDL class. The classes run about 4-weeks and cost around $4,000. But inside a month, you can have a new career and help a vital industry haul supplies we all need ...
Truck Driver Turnover Dips as Pay

all 41 news articles »


Inflation and sour yogurt sales sink General Mills
... level in more than five years -- after the company said in its earnings report that "cost pressures" were hurting profits. General Mills chairman and chief executive officer Jeff Harmening vowed to cut costs elsewhere in order to boost margins. The ...
General Mills delivers on product ideas, but faces new pressure getting goods deliveredMinneapolis Star Tribune

all 156 news articles »

Google News

News search

Transport News

Colabora con nosotros

Colabora con el mantenimiento de la emisora

Other links