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February 16, 2000

Con-Way Western Invests Over $40 Million In Facilities

Con-Way Western Express last year invested more than $42 million to build six new major service centers, upgrade current service facilities, open new service centers and add 16 new zone operations to service rural and remote markets in the eleven western states where it operates

February 16, 2000

Gulf Northern Signs On With PTG

Professional Transportation Group Ltd., Marietta, GA, has signed a service agreement with Gulf Northern Transport, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, to manage the GNT fleet.

February 15, 2000

Trism Announces Exit From Chapter 11

Trism Inc., Kennesaw, GA, has finished its Chapter 11 reorganization

February 14, 2000

Roadway Faces Second Discrimination Suit

A dockworker who works at Roadway Express is suing the company for retaliating after he testified against the company in a 1996 racial discrimination trial

February 14, 2000

P.A.M. Boosts Revenue And Income

P.A.M. Transportation Services, Tontitown, AR, has reported net income of $11.3 million for the year ended Dec. 31, 1999 versus net income of $8.1 million for 1998.

February 14, 2000

Losses Widen At Cannon Express

Revenue for Cannon Express, Springdale, AR, in its 2nd fiscal quarter and the six months period of fiscal 2000 ended Dec. 31, 1999 dropped and its losses widened

February 11, 2000

CF Bathroom Surveillance Case Goes To Trial

Consolidated Freightways' right to monitor company restrooms for illegal drug use will be decided in a case that went to trial in Pasadena, CA, last week

February 11, 2000

Transport Corp. Has Tough Fourth Quarter

Net income for Transport Corporation of America, Minneapolis, MN, dropped to $1.2 million, compared with 1998 fourth quarter net income of $3.2 million.

February 11, 2000

Motor Cargo Earnings Off For The Year

Net earnings for Motor Cargo Industries Inc., Salt Lake City, were up for the fourth quarter of 1999 but dropped over 19 percent for the year.

February 11, 2000

Strong Fourth Quarter For Arnold Industries

Arnold Industries Inc., Lebanon, PA, reported record operating revenues for the fourth quarter of 1999 and for 1999. For the quarter, operating revenues rose $9.7 million, and the three Arnold Industries business units contributed to an increase in operating income of $568,077.

February 11, 2000

Revenue And Income Rise At C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc., Minneapolis, MN, had big increases in revenue and income for the three months and year ended Dec. 31, 1999.

February 11, 2000

Smithway Revenue Up, Earnings Down

Smithway Motor Xpress Corp., Fort Dodge, IA, reported higher revenue and lower income for for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 1999.

February 11, 2000

CNF Changes Identity, Launches Ad Campaign

CNF Transportation Inc., Palo Alto, CA, has changed its name to CNF Inc. The new name more accurately described the company's business as global supply chain services rather than pure transportation according to president and CEO Greg Quesnel.

February 11, 2000

U.S. Trucking Buys Florida Brokers

U.S. Trucking, Louisville, KY, has completed the acquisition of Checkmate Truck Brokerage Inc., a privately held freight broker headquartered in Homestead, FL, and Maverick Truck Brokerage Inc., a privately held broker headquartered in Ft. Myers, FL.

February 8, 2000

Boyd Bros Revenues Rise 13% In 1999

Boyd Bros. Transportation Inc., Clayton, AL, had record revenues and earnings for 1999. For the year ended Dec. 31, 1999, operating revenues increased 13% to $133.1 million versus $118.1 million for 1998.

February 8, 2000

Con-Way Southern Opens New Alabama Terminal

Con-Way Southern Express has held the groundbreaking for its $6.8 million service center facility in Bessemer, AL. The new facility will replace CSE's current Birmingham facility at 601 Republic Circle and double its freight handling capacity.

February 7, 2000

Matlack Back In the Black

Bulk hauler Matlack Systems, Wilmington, DE, was back in the black for its first fiscal quarter ended Dec. 31, 1999.

February 7, 2000

Record Quarter For Landstar

Landstar System, Jacksonville, FL, has reported record 1999 fourth quarter net income of $15.6 million, on record revenue of $380.1 million. For the same period in 1998, Landstar reported net income of $11.3 million on revenue in the quarter of $333.9 million.

February 3, 2000

Intermodal Company Plans To Get Foothold In Truckload

ESCO Transportation Company, a publicly traded intermodal drayage company, has announced a five-year plan to consolidate the highly fragmented intermodal drayage and short-haul truckload segments of the industry

February 2, 2000

Non-Package Revenue Rises At UPS

A big increase in non-package revenue helped push United Parcel Service fourth-quarter financials into record territory.


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