July 18, 2003 - Industry News
Heartland Express Inc. said gross revenues for the second quarter ending June 30 increased 21.9% to $102.8 million from $84.4 million in the second quarter of 2002
U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc., the fifth-largest publicly owned truckload carrier in the United States, announced operating revenues and earnings for the second quarter ended June 30, 2003
USA Truck Inc., an Arkansas-based medium-haul, common and contract carrier, announced operating revenues, before fuel surcharge, of $72,265,273 for the quarter ended June 30, 2003
July 17, 2003 - Industry News
Werner Enterprises Inc., an Omaha, Neb.-based truckload transportation company, reported its seventh consecutive year-over-year quarter of higher operating revenues and earnings for the second quarte
Knight Transportation Inc., a short- to medium-haul, dry van truckload carrier headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., has announced financial results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2003
McLeod Software, Birmingham, Ala., has announced that Fred C. Burns Jr., incoming 2003-2004 chairman of the American Trucking Assns., will be the keynote speaker at its 13th annual Users’ Conference, Sept. 24-27 in Birmingham
July 15, 2003 - Industry News
SKF and Chicago Rawhide have agreed to a one-race sponsorship agreement with the Roush Racing No. 9 Ford driven by Jeff Burton.
J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., announced second quarter 2003 net earnings of $25.1 million, compared with 2002 second quarter earnings of $15.5 million
July 14, 2003 - Industry News
The Council of Fleets Specialists (CFS) has announced the inaugural session of The Institute for Transportation Parts Professionals
July 11, 2003 - Industry News
The Technology and Maintenance Council is offering industry professionals a wide selection of specialized technical information at its 2003 fall meeting,
July 10, 2003 - Industry News
Knight Transportation Inc. has announced the opening of its 11th regional facility in Denver. The official opening date for Knight's Denver regional facility will be Monday.
Defunct transportation services provider Consolidated Freightways is holding nearly 20 auctions on July 17 and 18, just days after its two surviving rivals announced a merger deal
July 8, 2003 - Industry News
Roadway Corp. reports revenues for its second quarter, which ended June 21, 2003, were $741,528,000, up 13% when compared to revenues of $656,003,000 for the second quarter of 2002.
Yellow Corp. and Roadway Corp. announced today they have entered into an agreement under which Yellow Corp. will acquire Roadway Corp. for about $966 million
July 7, 2003 - Industry News
Eaton VORAD has delivered 200 Eaton Vehicle Information Management Systems (EVIMS) to TransAm Trucking Inc., a refrigerated truckload carrier based in Olathe, Kan
July 3, 2003 - Industry News
On a hot summer weekend, there's no better way to enjoy the afternoon than to pull up at a racetrack with a cooler full of burgers and a grill ready to burn.
Just ask any of the 20,000 ticket-holders who are planning on attending the 5th annual Power Stroke Diesel 200 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race Aug. 1 at Indianapolis Raceway Park.
Swift Transportation Co. Inc. announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Merit Distribution Services Inc. for $76 million
July 2, 2003 - Industry News
Celadon Group Inc., Indianapolis, Ind., has announced it is one of the first trucking companies to participate in the Highway Watch program
July 1, 2003 - Industry News
The ISM index of manufacturing activity inched up to 49.8 in June from 49.4 in May
In a recent study conducted by CK Marketing and Communications, a heavy-duty industry research and press relations fir
June 30, 2003 - Industry News
Personal income and spending expanded modestly again in May at a pace that assures second quarter consumer spending will grow faster than in the last two weak quarters
June 24, 2003 - Industry News
ChevronTexaco Global Lubricants, a leading provider of heavy-duty engine oils, lubricants and coolants, said Tuesday its Delo brand of premium heavy-duty lubricants will sponsor The Midnight Trucking Radio Network's Million Mile Club,
Consumer confidence was steady in June, off only 0.1 from May to 83.5, according to The Conference Board
FedEx Corp. has reported earnings of $0.92 per diluted share for the quarter ended May 31, compared to $0.78 per diluted share reported last year.
June 23, 2003 - Industry News
Ryder System Inc., a leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, has selected its top carrier partners to receive the 2002 Ryder Carrier Quality Award
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