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October 17, 2002 - Industry News

Losses For Cannon Express Continue To Mount

Cannon Express, Springdale, Ark., Chief Executive Officer Bruce W. Jones this week announced the results of its 4th fiscal quarter and the 12 months of fiscal 2002 ended June 30, 2002

October 17, 2002 - Industry News

Werner Reports 4 Consecutive Quarters Of Higher Revenues, Earnings

Werner Enterprises, Omaha, Neb., reported higher operating revenues and earnings for the third quarter ended Sept. 30

October 17, 2002 - Industry News

Covenant Transport Announces Third Quarter Results

Covenant Transport, Chattanooga, Tenn., Inc. announced its financial and operating results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2002

October 17, 2002 - Industry News

J. B. Hunt Reports Revenues And Record Earnings For 3rd Quarter

J. B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., Lowell, Ark., has announced third quarter 2002 net earnings of $16.8 million, or diluted earnings per share of 42 cent

October 17, 2002 - Industry News

SC Truckers Recognize Safest Fleets

The South Carolina Trucking Assn. has presented W. Lee Flowers & Co. Inc., a Lake City, S.C.-based trucking fleet, with the industry's top safety award

October 17, 2002 - Industry News

Rail Intermodal Volume Still Lagging

Rail intermodal volume registered a gain during the week ended Oct. 12 in comparison with the previous week, but was still down sharply from the corresponding week last year, as West Coast ports reopened late last wee

Tags: Intermodal

October 17, 2002 - Industry News

Industrial Production Slides; Home Starts Best In 16 Years

Industrial production in the United States fell for the second straight month in September, while housing starts posted their biggest gain in more than a decade

Tags: Economy

October 16, 2002 - Industry News

Teamsters Attorney Supports Texan's Plan To Buy CF

An attorney for the Teamsters union says a Texas man's plan to buy and restart Vancouver-based Consolidated Freightways provides the best opportunity for restoring jobs lost when the trucking company shut down in September

October 15, 2002 - Industry News

Four-Day Stock Surge May Be Indicative Of Better Times Ahead

The 15% surge in stock market indexes in the last four days may or may not be the long-awaited turnaround we've been looking for on Wall Street. But it will bring fundamental changes in the economic environmen

Tags: Economy

October 15, 2002 - Industry News

Free TREAD Act Seminar Scheduled Oct. 30 In California

Syncata, an El Segundo, Calif., automotive and industrial manufacturing consulting firm, is hosting a free TREAD Act Data Reporting Forum from 8 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the Renaissance Hotel in Long Beach, Calif

Tags: Events

October 14, 2002 - Industry News

Averitt Express Unveils New Freight Service From Far East

Averitt Express, Cookeville, Tenn., has announced it is now providing weekly Less-Than-Container-Load (LCL) and Full-Container-Load (FCL) services from more than 100 countries in the Far East

October 14, 2002 - Industry News

OrderPro Logistics Seeks To Acquire TransMex/USA

According to Business Wire, OrderPro Logistics has entered into a letter of intent to acquire TransMex/USA, headquartered at McCook, Ill

Tags: Intermodal

October 14, 2002 - Industry News

Florida Fleet Administrators Open Web Site

The Florida Assn. of Governmental Fleet Administrators, one of the largest and oldest association of governmental fleet managers in the United States, has announced the creation of a web site

October 11, 2002 - Industry News

Inflation Steady, Freight Rates, Truck Prices Up

Freight rates and truck prices continued their recent rise in September, according to the Producer Price Index released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Tags: Economy

October 11, 2002 - Industry News

Retail Sales Down, Wholesale Prices Steady

Retail Sales Trend

Retail sales in the United States fell in September, with new auto sales responsible for much of the drop. Prices at the wholesale level held steady

Tags: Economy

October 10, 2002 - Industry News

Old Dominion Freight Line Plans Offering of Common Stock

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., Thomasville, N.C., has announced its plans for a public offering of 3,045,000 shares of its common stock

October 10, 2002 - Industry News

U.S. Jobless Claims Drop; Import Prices Climb

The number of U.S. workers filing for unemployment benefits declined by 40,000 last week, while prices of goods imported into the United States showed the biggest increase in five months

Tags: Economy

October 10, 2002 - Industry News

CF Terminal In Ohio One Of 42 That Could Reopen 'Immediately'

Consolidated Freightways' closed trucking terminal in Richfield, Ohio could reopen, with about half of its 500 workers back on the job, if a Texas-based investor group is successful in buying the company out of bankruptcy

October 9, 2002 - Industry News

Investors Want To Buy Consolidated Freightways By Nov. 1

A group of investors is proposing to buy Consolidated Freightways Corp. and return the company's trucks to the nation's highways by Nov. 1

October 8, 2002 - Industry News

High Court To Decide On Michigan Truck Fees

The Supreme Court will decide by next summer whether Michigan has overcharged truckers who pass through the state. Yellow Freight System, the largest subsidiary of Kansas-based Yellow Corp.,

October 7, 2002 - Industry News

Morgan Group Plans To File For Bankruptcy Protection

Morgan Group Holding Co. announced that The Morgan Group Inc. has issued a press release reporting that its board of directors passed a resolution for the company and two of its operating subsidiaries to file for bankruptcy protection within days

October 4, 2002 - Industry News

TCA Announces 6th Annual Truck Driver Photo Contest

The Truckload Carriers Assn. (TCA), along with S-Line Inc. and RPM Magazine have announced the kick-off of the 6th annual truck driver photo contest

Tags: Events

October 4, 2002 - Industry News

Employment Figures Mildly Positive For Trucking Industry

The headlines reported employment fell by 43,000 jobs in September from August. But beneath the headlines, the report is mildly positive for truck freight, truck sales and continued economic recovery, according to Jim Haughey, Newport Communication's senior economist. And that's even with September's employment falling by 17,000 jobs, or 1%, in the trucking and warehousing industries.

Tags: Economy

October 3, 2002 - Industry News

Stonier's Third Quarter Revenues Double 2001

Stonier Transportation Group, a leading freight forwarder and transportation management provider, announced continued strong sales results for the third quarter of 2002.

October 3, 2002 - Industry News

Early Bird Discount Ends Today for ATA Conference

Today is the last day to take advantage of Early Bird registration discounts for the American Trucking Assns. (ATA) Management Conference & Exhibition, scheduled for Oct. 27-30 in Orlando, Fla

Tags: Events

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