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May 28, 2003 - Industry News

Consumers Return to Prewar Spending Habits

Tuesday economic reports confirmed that consumers will again be spending enough to provide modest growth and freight until investment and exports strengthen later this year,

Tags: Economy

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

Summit on Diesel Engine Emissions is June 10

A daylong Diesel Engine Emissions Summit will be held June 10 in conjunction with the Technology & Maintenance Council's 2003 Summer Meeting in Phoenix, Ariz

Tags: Events

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

California Cities Offer the Bumpiest Ride

Five California cities have made the Top 10 list of bumpiest rides in America. The ranking from The Road Information Program uses state and federal data to analyze the smoothness of rides as good, acceptable or unacceptable

Tags: Highways

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

Smart Containers Provide Total Asset Visibility

China International Marine Containers Ltd. (CIMC) and Savi Technology are establishing a partnership to co-develop "smart and secure" shipping containers

Tags: Intermodal

May 27, 2003 - Industry News

Refrigerated Carriers Meet in Tahoe July 9-11

The Refrigerated Division of the Truckload Carriers Assn. (TCA) will hold its annual meeting at Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Mountains July 9-11

Tags: Events

May 23, 2003 - Industry News

Tax Cut Will Have Almost Immediate Benefits

The $330-billion tax approved Friday by Congress will almost immediately add some fiscal stimulus to the economy

Tags: Economy

May 22, 2003 - Industry News

ATA Terms SHIPA Confab ‘Theatrics’

The American Trucking Assns. (ATA) vocally opposed passage of the Safe Highways and Infrastructure Preservation Act (SHIPA) following a Capitol Hill press conference Thursday

Tags: Intermodal

May 21, 2003 - Industry News

Truck Safety Inspectors Will Be Out in Force June 3-5

The 16th annual International Roadcheck will be held June 3-5 throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico

Tags: Events

May 20, 2003 - Industry News

New Penn Wins LTL Carrier Award

New Penn Motor Express Inc. of Lebanon, Pa., delivered thousands of shipments 100% on time to receive the 2002 LTL carrier award from the WPG Shippers Assn

May 19, 2003 - Industry News

Housing Starts Dip in April

April housing starts fell 6.8% to a 1.63 million annual rate, but the decline is not seen as a trend suggesting weakness

Tags: Economy

May 19, 2003 - Industry News

Vintage '47 Freightliner on the Auction Block Wednesday

Millions of dollars worth of real estate goes on the auction block this Wednesday as Consolidated Freightways continues to sell off its assets

Tags: Events

May 16, 2003 - Industry News

9-11 Memorial Begins 8-day ‘California Journey’

The Freedom’s Flame Memorial, a 16-ton steel tribute from the World Trade Center towers, along with a damaged NYFD firetruck that visited 18 states last summer, are on the road again – this time on a "California Journey.

Tags: Events

May 16, 2003 - Industry News

LPC Focus on Freight Loss, Damage

The Loss Prevention Conference (LPC) held its 2003 spring meeting earlier this month in Orlando, Fla., focusing on "Tackling Freight Loss and Damage Head On.

Tags: Events

May 16, 2003 - Industry News

U.S. Factory Outputs Declines in April

Factory output fell 0.6% in April after declining 0.1% in each of the two previous months, according to the Federal Reserve Board

Tags: Economy

May 14, 2003 - Industry News

April Retail Sales Hold Gains

April retail sales held their big gain in March, so the spring quarter has begun with sales 1% above the winter quarter average, according to Jim Haughey, senior economist for Newport Communications.

Tags: Economy

May 13, 2003 - Industry News

Ryder Opens New Facility in Milwaukee

Ryder System Inc., a global leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, has announced the opening of a state-of-the-art service facility in Milwaukee, Wis.

May 13, 2003 - Industry News

Sponsors Sought for Truck Driving Championships

Sponsorships remain available for companies to promote themselves through one of the most popular events in the trucking industry, the National Truck Driving Championships.

Tags: Events

May 12, 2003 - Industry News

G.I. Trucking Offers Gold Star Service

Faced with emergency or rush shipments, customers can take advantage of a new rapid and guaranteed service from G.I. Trucking Co., headquartered in Brea, Calif

May 8, 2003 - Industry News

Ryder System Names Drivers of the Year

Ryder System Inc., a global leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, has presented Driver of the Year awards to three of its professionals.

May 8, 2003 - Industry News

North American Truck Show Bound for Baltimore

Next year's North American Truck Show will be held April 29 through May 1 in Baltimore, show officials announced Thursday

Tags: Events

May 8, 2003 - Industry News

Willis Shaw Express Wins Transportation Award

GlaxoSmithKline, a leading research-based pharmaceutical and health care company, has recognized Arkansas-based Willis Shaw Express for excellence in transportation services.

May 7, 2003 - Industry News

KLLM Giving $10,000 Each to 148 Drivers

KLLM Transport Services Inc., headquartered in Richland, Miss., is making its first $10,000 longevity bonus payout for drivers who worked for the temperature-controlled carrier for five years and drove at least 110,000 miles per year.

May 7, 2003 - Industry News

Boyd Bros. Cites 1st-Quarter Improvements

Alabama-based Boyd Bros. Transportation Inc. reported higher revenue for the first quarter ended March 31, 2003.

May 7, 2003 - Industry News

SARS Having No Impact on U.S. Freight Volume

The amount of economic damage from the SARS virus cannot yet be fully measured because World Health Organization reports suggest that there are likely some contagious people not yet quarantined in several regions in China.

Tags: Economy

May 6, 2003 - Industry News

Jevic Security Technology IDs its Drivers

Jevic Transportation has announced a new driver identification system that allows instant verification of its professional drivers.

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