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January 21, 2003 - Industry News

Housing Starts Booming, Manufacturing Down

Housing starts in the United States soared to a 16-year high according to figures released Tuesday, while a separate report from last week shows manufacturing production is down

Tags: Economy

January 17, 2003 - Industry News

Crescent Truck Suspends LTL Operations

Crescent Truck Lines, a unionized carrier in Hayward, Calif., is suspending its LTL operation effective immediately

Tags: Fleets

January 16, 2003 - Industry News

Research Group Warns Congestion Eroding Interstate System

A new report released Thursday by a national transportation research group finds that America's interstates are increasingly congested because new travel is rapidly outpacing existing capacit

Tags: Highways

January 16, 2003 - Industry News

Wheaton Moving Announces Drivers of the Year

Wheaton World Wide Moving, one of the nation's leading specialists in household goods moving, recently honored four individuals as Super Service Drivers of the Year.

Tags: Fleets

January 15, 2003 - Industry News

Carpenter Picks Ryder For Transportation Services

Ryder System Inc., provider of transportation and supply chain management solutions, has been selected by Carpenter Technology Corp., manufacturer of specialty metals, to design and implement a comprehensive transportation management program

Tags: Fleets

January 15, 2003 - Industry News

Producer Prices Flat In December

U.S. producer prices were unchanged in December as falling passenger vehicle prices helped offset increases in the costs of food and energy

Tags: Economy

January 14, 2003 - Industry News

December Retail Sales Disappointing

Retail sales in December turned out to be just about as poor as many store owners were woefully predicting during the holidays

Tags: Economy

January 10, 2003 - Industry News

U.S. Jobless Numbers Increase In December

U.S. employment fell 101,000 jobs in December and the Bureau of Labor Statistics sharply boosted its estimate of November job losses to 88,000 according to figures released Friday

Tags: Economy

January 10, 2003 - Industry News

Indiana Governor OKs Plans For 'NAFTA Superhighway'

Indiana's governor announced plans last week to build a route through the southwest part of the state that will allow the "NAFTA Superhighway" to extend past Indianapolis

Tags: Highways

January 10, 2003 - Industry News

FedEx Express Names Comdata Supplier of the Year

Comdata Corp. has been honored by FedEx Express, an operating company of FedEx Corp., receiving its Global Strategic Supplier Symposium Excellence Award.

Tags: Fleets

January 10, 2003 - Industry News

C2 Inc. Acquires Birkmire Trucking Co.

C2 Inc. has announced the acquisition of Birkmire Trucking Co., a regional freight services provider based in Erie, Pa., by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Total Logistic Control (TLC)

Tags: Fleets

January 8, 2003 - Industry News

Ag Transporters Meet Feb. 12 in Washington, D.C.

The Agricultural Transporters Conference of American Trucking Assns. will hold its 2003 Legislative Meeting in Washington, D.C. Feb. 12

Tags: Events

January 7, 2003 - Industry News

Manufacturing Orders, Shipments Fall

Orders and shipments of manufactured goods fell in November following a significant increase the month before

Tags: Economy

January 6, 2003 - Industry News

Ryder Systems Working with Applied Materials Inc.

Ryder System Inc., a leader in supply chain and transportation management solutions, is collaborating with Applied Materials Inc. to streamline Applied Materials' supply chain management operations in Austin, Texas.

Tags: Fleets

January 3, 2003 - Industry News

Chaplains In The Workplace? TCA Workshop Offers (Divine) Guidance

Hearing co-workers say they have a chaplain to help them work out issues on the job is becoming more common than one might expect, according to Mark Cress, president of Corporate Chaplains of America (CCA). He says

Tags: Events

January 3, 2003 - Industry News

U.S. Xpress Subsidiary Gets New Name

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. has announced that the company is changing the name of its CSI/Crown subsidiary to Xpress Global Systems Inc

Tags: Fleets

January 3, 2003 - Industry News

Carrier Select Unicru For Hiring Solutions

Southeastern Freight Lines, a less-than-truckload provider in the Southeast, has selected Unicru Inc.'s hiring management solution as a key element in its corporate strategy to optimize workforce selection and performance

Tags: Fleets

January 2, 2003 - Industry News

Manufacturing Posts December Increase

The beleaguered manufacturing sector posted one of its better performances of 2002 during December, according to figures released Thursday

Tags: Economy

January 2, 2003 - Industry News

Oregon Bridge Closed When Chains Required

The Port of Hood River is prohibiting the use of tire chains on the Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge across the Columbia River in Oregon for all trucks 33,000 GVW and above during the 2002-2003 winter season

Tags: Highways

January 2, 2003 - Industry News

NAFC Taxation Committee Meeting Next Month

The 2003 NAFC Taxation Committee meeting will be held at the Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. Feb. 10-11

Tags: Events

January 2, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Tech Tops Agenda At TMC Meet

The Technology & Maintenance Council is making ready for its 2003 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition, to be held March 11-14 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center

Tags: Events

January 2, 2003 - Industry News

Roadway Corp. Sells Arnold Transportation

Michael S. Walters, president and chief executive officer of Arnold Transportation Services of Jacksonville, Fla., said he will purchase the company that he has directed for the past 4-1/2 years from Roadway Corp

Tags: Fleets

December 23, 2002 - Industry News

Work Truck Show Runs March 3-5 In Atlanta

Featuring educational and networking opportunities as well as the latest advances in commercial truck and transportation equipment technology, The Work Truck Show 2003 is gearing up for its three-day run at Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center

Tags: Events

December 23, 2002 - Industry News

Trucking Company Combines Carriers

A privately held Lincoln-based company will combine two of its trucking businesses,

Tags: Fleets

December 23, 2002 - Industry News

Ryder Forecasts Profits In 2003

Ryder System Inc. has announced it forecasts 2003 earnings to be in the range of $1.95 to $2 per diluted share. This represents an increase of about 12% over the company's current guidance for 2002

Tags: Fleets

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