April 29, 2003 - Industry News
Prime Inc., an international refrigerated, flatbed and liquid bulk truckload carrier headquartered in Springfield Mo., has been certified by U.S. Customs and the Business Anti-Smuggling Coalition (BASC)
Allied Holdings Inc., the Georgia-based auto hauler, has reported first-quarter revenues of $213.6 million, versus revenues of $213.3 million in the first quarter last year.
Personal income gained 0.4% in March after a 0.2% rise in February, according to the Commerce Department
April 28, 2003 - Industry News
For a fifth year in a row, FedEx Supply Chain Services (FSCS), a FedEx Corp. company that provides supply-chain management solutions, has earned a General Motors "Supplier of the Year" award
Prime Inc., a leading international refrigerated, flatbed and liquid bulk truckload carrier headquartered in Springfield, Mo., has announced the purchase of Salt Lake City-based C.H. Dredge & Co.
Michigan petroleum marketers Fick & Sons Inc. will host Charlie's 4th annual Truck Show May 30-June 1 at Charlie's Corner Travel Center, located at I-75, Exit 251 in Grayling, Mich
April 25, 2003 - Industry News
Mullen Transportation Inc. generated record revenues of $125.8 million in the first quarter, compared to last year's $88.1 million, an increase of 42.8%.
Celadon Group Inc., a truckload carrier headquartered in Indianapolis, reported net income for the third quarter ended March 31, 2003, increased to $0.5 million, or six cents per share, compared with net income of $0.3 million
Manufacturers shipped 1.0% more durable goods in March than February and booked 2.0% more orders, according to a Commerce Department report.
SCS Transportation Inc. a Kansas City-based trucking transportation company, has reported revenue of $200.1 million in the first quarter of 2003, up 9% from $183.5 million in the first quarter of 2002.
April 24, 2003 - Industry News
Overcoming a harsh winter, an uncertain economy and the highest quarterly diesel fuel prices on record, Overnite Holding Inc., reported operating income of $12.6 million on $341.2 million in revenue
Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. headquartered in Thomasville, N.C., said first-quarter revenues from operations increased 20.2% to $152,865,000 from $127,147,000 for the first quarter of 2002.
April 23, 2003 - Industry News
The 31st annual North American Truck Show gets underway Thursday, May 8 at the Bayside Expo Center in Boston
Ryder System Inc., a leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, reported earnings of $20.9 million for the first quarter of 2003, up 24% compared with $16.8 million in the year-earlier period.
More than 75% of the fleets polled by CK Marketing & Communications this month, indicated that they plan to purchase both power units and trailer
April 22, 2003 - Industry News
Yellow Corp. has reported first quarter 2003 income of $5.6 million, or $.19 per share, up substantially from about break-even performance in the first quarter of 2002
UPS has reported solid first-quarter results driven by its international and non-package businesses, with both segments generating strong revenue growth and record-setting profits
The Conference Board reported that its index of leading economic indicators fell 0.2% in March on top of a 0.6% decline over the prior two months.
CNF Inc. has reported first-quarter net income of $15.9 million, or 30 cents per diluted share. This compares with net income for common shareholders of $18.3 million, or 35 cents per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2002.
April 21, 2003 - Industry News
U.S. Xpress Enterprises Inc. announced higher operating revenues and earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2003.
Arkansas Best Corp. had a first-quarter 2003 net loss of $734,000, or $0.03 per common share, which included a $9.0 million pre-tax charge related to an interest rate swap on $110.0 million of the company's borrowings.
April 18, 2003 - Industry News
Heartland Express Inc. said revenues for the first quarter ended March 31, 2003 increased 29.4% to $94.8 million from $73.3 million in the first quarter of 2002.
April 17, 2003 - Industry News
Jacksonville, Fla.-based Landstar System Inc. reported record first-quarter net income of $10.2 million, or $.62 per share,
Transport Corporation of America Inc., a Minneapolis-St. Paul area truckload freight carrier, reported first-quarter revenues of $67.1 million,
USA Truck Inc., an Arkansas-based carrier, reported operating revenues, before fuel surcharge, of $65,714,114 for the quarter ended March 31, 2003
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