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April 20, 2001

Airborne Express Launches Ground Delivery Service

Airborne Express, Seattle, announced the launch of a nationwide Ground Delivery Service, with the aim of competing better against industry giants UPS and FedEx

April 19, 2001

Ryder Rental Down, But Lease, Maintenance & Logistics Show Gains

The economic downturn has taken its expected toll on truck rental and, in some segments, freight volume, but transportation giant Ryder System is showing gains in some areas

April 19, 2001

Fleets See Mixed First Quarter Results

Yesterday's round of fleet financials saw mixed results, with many carriers reporting drops in net income despite increased revenue - some even big losses. Some companies, however, managed a small increase in net income despite the economic slowdown

April 18, 2001

Growth Spurs Saia Moves

Saia will be opening in new terminals near Jackson, Miss., and Greenville, S.C., by the end of the month

April 18, 2001

More Carriers Release First Quarter Financials

Phoenix-based Knight Transportation bucked a trend in Wednesday's batch of first quarter fleet financial results

April 17, 2001

FedEx/Post Office Deal to be Reviewed

After complaints from FedEx competitors, the Postal Service inspector general's office says it will look into a contract between FedEx and the Postal Service

April 17, 2001

Fleet Financials Reflect Tough First Quarter

The first wave of first-quarter financial statements from truckload companies range from better than some were expecting to about what was expected, in light of the tough economic environment

April 17, 2001

FedEx Custom Critical Opens Columbus ExpressCenter

Expedited carrier FedEx Custom Critical has opened an ExpressCenter in Columbus, Ind

April 12, 2001

Averitt Express Opens New Facility In Austin

Averitt Express has opened a new service center in Austin, Texas

April 12, 2001

Viking Freight Expands Service Center In Reno

With the growth of the Reno/Sparks, Nev., region as a distribution hub for the West, LTL carrier Viking Freight has expanded its local service center

April 10, 2001

Former CF Employee Wins Discrimination Lawsuit

A former Consolidated Freightways employee has been awarded more than $1.1 million in a sexual discrimination lawsuit

April 9, 2001

Con-Way Buys Collision Avoidance System

Con-Way Transportation, Ann Arbor, Mich., is having high-tech collision avoidance systems installed on more than 600 new Sterling tractor

April 6, 2001

Dick Simon Trucking Increases Pay

Dick Simon Trucking, Salt Lake City, announced the largest pay increase the company has ever offered

April 6, 2001

Yellow Plans to 'Separate' Regional Operations

Less-than-truckload giant Yellow Corp. may spin off its regional companies, Jevic and Saia, by the end of the year. A report in Friday's Traffic World magazine says the Kansas-based union company will "separate" the non-union operations, either through a spin-off into a separate company or by selling the unit

April 6, 2001

Millis Transfer Awards Safety Bonuses

Millis Transfer's recent Safety Banquet in Germantown, Wis., recognized drivers who have met safe driving standards for the year

April 6, 2001

McClendon to Discuss Russian Opportunities

McClendon Transportation Group, Lafayette, Ala., announced meetings with Former Russian Republic head Mikhail Gorbachev to develop transportation logistics for Russian freight

April 5, 2001

Schneider Logistics Launches Carrier Partner Program

Schneider Logistics of Green Bay, Wisc., announced a new Carrier Partner Program offering savings on fuel and tires to participating carriers

April 3, 2001

Consolidated Freightways Opens New Terminals

Consolidated Freightways opens two new terminals this month in Phoenix, Ariz. and Laredo, Texas

April 2, 2001

Third-Party Logistics Firm to Handle Military Freight

Eagle Global Logistics has been awarded a $33 million contract to handle selected military freight in three southeastern states

March 29, 2001

Matlack Files Chapter 11

Matlack Systems, Wilmington, Del., one of the nation's largest tank transporters for the chemical industry, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection


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