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November 21, 2002 - Industry News

Leading Economic Indicators Flat In October

A measure of the country's overall economic health was unchanged in October, according to figures released on Thursday

Tags: Economy

November 21, 2002 - Industry News

FedEx Freight Launches European Service

FedEx Freight, in cooperation with FedEx Trade Networks, will now offer less-than-container-load (LCL) service to and from Europe, via FedEx Trade Networks Ocean Transport Service

Tags: Fleets

November 21, 2002 - Industry News

E-Z Pass Commercial Vehicle Web Site Streamlines Enrollment

Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Executive Director John Durbin has announced the launch of the E-ZPass commercial vehicle web site. Designed to streamline pre-enrollment into the E-ZPass commercial vehicle program, the new site provides downloadable versions

Tags: Highways

November 20, 2002 - Industry News

New Home Starts Hit The Brakes

New home starts in the United States took a nosedive in October after hitting a 16-year high the month before

Tags: Economy

November 20, 2002 - Industry News

FedEx Announces Rate Changes for 2003

FedEx Corp. has announced rate changes for FedEx Express and FedEx Ground effective Jan. 6, 2003

Tags: Fleets

November 20, 2002 - Industry News

UPS Adds 1,800 DaimlerChrysler Sprinter Vans to Fleet

DaimlerChrysler Vans LLC, the U.S. distributor of Sprinter Vans, has announced the addition of 1,800 Sprinter vans to UPS's U.S. fleet

Tags: Fleets

November 19, 2002 - Industry News

Schneider National Named 2002 IANA Intermodal Award Winner

The Intermodal Assn. of North America (IANA) announced that Schneider National has been selected as a co-recipient of the 2002 IANA Intermodal Achievement Award

Tags: Intermodal

November 19, 2002 - Industry News

Trade Improves In September

The overall U.S. trade deficit fell slightly in September to $38.03 billion, the second highest level on record, while exports of goods increased

Tags: Economy

November 19, 2002 - Industry News

Arizona Conference To Explore Clean Heavy Duty Vehicles

WestStart, the U.S. Army National Automotive Center and the U.S. Department of Transportation are hosting the 3rd annual, "Clean Heavy-Duty Vehicles: Setting the Direction for Advanced Technologies and Fuels" conference, scheduled Feb. 19-21, in Tempe, Ariz.

Tags: Events

November 18, 2002 - Industry News

NTEA Convention To Address Woes Of The Fleet Manager

The National Truck Equipment Assn.'s (NTEA) 39th annual convention, scheduled March 2 through 5 in Atlanta, Ga., will focus on challenges facing fleet managers

Tags: Events

November 14, 2002 - Industry News

Producer Prices, Industrial Production & Retail Sales Numbers Mixed

Prices at the wholesale level increased sharply in October, while industrial production fell and the retail sales picture improved

Tags: Economy

November 14, 2002 - Industry News

SAE Truck, Bus Exhibition Opens Monday In Detroit

The SAE 2002 International Truck & Bus Meeting & Exhibition, hosted by Ford Motor Co, opens Monday at Cobo Center in Detroit

Tags: Events

November 14, 2002 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Turnpike Extends E-ZPass To Trucks

Drivers of heavy trucks, buses and other commercial vehicles will be able to use the Pennsylvania Turnpike's automated E-ZPass toll payment system starting next month

Tags: Highways

November 14, 2002 - Industry News

Consolidated Auctions Successful; Texas Buyers Still Hopeful

Bankrupt trucking giant Consolidated Freightways has begun auctioning its network of closed terminals, raising questions about whether a group of investors will be able to revive the company and save thousands of jobs

Tags: Fleets

November 13, 2002 - Industry News

Bekins Named Midwest Turnaround Company Of The Year

The Bekins Co., one of the nation's premier transportation and distribution services companies, has been named Turnaround Company of The Yea

Tags: Fleets

November 13, 2002 - Industry News

Roadway, Reimer Express Sign Accord With Customs Agencies

Roadway Express Inc. of Akron, Ohio, and its Canadian subsidiary, Reimer Express Lines Ltd. of Winnipeg, Canada have signed the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism

Tags: Fleets

November 13, 2002 - Industry News

Smithway Reports 3rd Quarter Results, Improvements in Operations

Smithway Motor Xpress Corp., Ft. Dodge, Iowa, announced its financial and operating results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2002. For the quarter, operating revenue was $43.3 million compared with $48.6 million during the 2001 quarter

Tags: Fleets

November 12, 2002 - Industry News

Global Online Trade Show On Anti-Terrorism Scheduled March 10-13

Terror & Technology Online, the first-ever virtual worldwide trade show and conference on anti-terrorism, security and defense technologies, takes place March 10-13, 2003

Tags: Events

November 11, 2002 - Industry News

Con-Way Transportation Will Impose $8 Homeland Security Surcharge

Con-Way Transportation Services Inc., a subsidiary of CNF Inc. has announced that effective Jan. 2, 2003, the company's four LTL operating units will apply a Homeland Security surcharge on all shipments moving across the Canada/U.S. border

Tags: Fleets

November 7, 2002 - Industry News

Shippers Divert Cargo, Increase Stocks Against More Port Shutdowns

U.S. shippers, uncertain over timely settlement of the West Coast ports dispute, are making contingency plans against additional service disruptions

Tags: Intermodal

November 7, 2002 - Industry News

Houston-Galveston Freeways Picking Up Speed

The Texas highway department will start changing speed limit signs along Houston-area freeways within the week, officially ending the much maligned, politically unpopular 55-mph speed limit

Tags: Highways

November 7, 2002 - Industry News

Sales At The Wholesale Level Increase Slightly

Sales at the wholesale level posted a slight increase in September, while worker productivity increased during the third quarter of the year

Tags: Economy

November 6, 2002 - Industry News

Economic Plans To Change With New Congress

With Republicans regaining control of both houses of Congress following Tuesday's elections, look for changes in both short-term and long-term economic plans, said Newport Communications Senior Economist Jim Haughey.

Tags: Economy

November 6, 2002 - Industry News

Federal Reserve Lowers Key Interest Rate Again

Federal Reserve policy makers on Wednesday took the step of cutting interest rates even further to help spur the U.S. economy, but some say the move is a dangerous bet

Tags: Economy

November 6, 2002 - Industry News

Averitt Express Opens New Service Center In St. Louis

Averitt Express, one of the nation's leading freight transportation and logistics providers, has opened a new 23,000 square foot service center at 13923 Saint Charles Rock Road in St. Louis

Tags: Fleets

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