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March 14, 2000

FedEx Launches Home Delivery Service

FedEx Corp. has launched a new home delivery service designed to compete with rival UPS in the burgeoning e-commerce-based business.

March 10, 2000

Celadon To Take TruckersCo-op Public

Celadon Group, Inc. plans to take its TruckersCo-op.com subsidiary public and change the name to TruckersB2B.com, Inc

March 8, 2000

Con-Way Moving Texas Service Center

Con-Way Southern Express, Ann Arbor, MI, is moving its Longview, TX, service center operations to Tyler, TX, effective May 1, 2000. The company cited increased business as the reason for the move.

March 8, 2000

Cardinal Logistics Rewards Top Drivers

Cardinal Logistics, Concord, NC, presented 17 of its top, senior drivers with their own, custom-designed 2000 International Eagle trucks. A reward for outstanding contributions to the company's success, the rigs also feature a door sticker indicating that their trucks have been custom-designed per their own specifications.

March 8, 2000

Prime Announces Contractor Awards

Prime Inc. has named the recipients of its Contractor of the Year 2000 Awards. Chosen for their on-time performance, profitability and safety records, the winners received a $1,000 cash prize and will represent Prime throughout 2000 at truck shows and other promotional events.

March 7, 2000

New Penn Upgrades Web Site

New Penn Motor Express Inc., a subsidiary of Arnold Industries Inc., has made several enhancements to its web site, www.newpenn.com., including a completely interactive pickup entry system and rate quotes customized to each active customer's pricing program.

March 2, 2000

Yellow Speeding Freight Service

Yellow Freight System is redesigning its operations in key cities and will use more driver teams as it launches expedited service to and from all major North American cities on March 12.

March 2, 2000

Allied Holdings Acquires CT Group

Allied Holdings Inc., Decatur, GA, has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Axis Group, has acquired CT Group, Inc., a Michigan-based holding company which owns CT Services and Cordin Transport.

March 2, 2000

Revenue and Income Rise at Vitran

Canadian-based fleet Vitran Corporation Inc. had a 15% increase in revenue and income for the twelve-month period ended Dec. 31, 1999.

March 1, 2000

PTG Adds Another Agent Carrier

Professional Transportation Group Ltd., Marietta, GA, has signed F Systems Group as an agent carrier.

March 1, 2000

Heartland Boosts Pay, Gives 3 Cents Extra for Fuel

Veteran drivers at Heartland Express can now earn up to 40 cents a mile. The company recently announced pay increases for company drivers that boost the mileage rate for drivers with one year of experience to 37 cents a mile, including a 1 cent safety bonus.

February 29, 2000

Transport Corp. Still A Sweet Deal, Analysts Say

U.S. Freightways may have pulled out of the deal but Transport Corp. of America is "still the apple of many a buyer's eye," according to a recent Mergers and Acquisitions Report from Securities Data Publishing.

February 28, 2000

Con-Way Central Opens Michigan Terminal

Con-Way Central Express, Ann Arbor, MI, has opened a new freight service center at 5070 Carpenter Road, just north of US-12 in Ypsilanti, MI.

February 28, 2000

Asche Accuses Executives of Embezzlement

Asche Transportation Services, Shannon, IL, has fired two of its top executives for allegedly embezzling $1 million

February 24, 2000

USF Holland Opens Erie Terminal

USF Holland, Holland, MI, has opened a new full-service terminal in Erie, PA, which will reportedly increase capacity, operating efficiency and equipment availability within the market. "We are committed to providing our Erie customers with

February 22, 2000

Overnite Opens Texas Truckload Facility

Overnite Transportation Co., Richmond, VA, has expanded its truckload Special Services Division with the opening of a new, dedicated fleet operation in McGregor, TX.

February 21, 2000

USF Holland Opens Service Center In Erie

USF Holland, Holland, MI, announced the opening of a new, full-service terminal in Erie, PA

February 18, 2000

Wheaton, Allied Battle For Global Van Lines

Two moving companies are in a bidding battle for bankrupt Global Van Lines of Orange, CA

February 18, 2000

Changes at the Top For Boyd Bros.

Boyd Bros.Transportation directors have made a number of changes to the fleet's senior management team.

February 17, 2000

J.B. Hunt Gets Fleet Contract For M.A. Hanna

J.B. Hunt Dedicated Contract Services, an operating unit of J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. has been awarded a contract to manage and operate private fleet operations at eleven separate North American locations for polymer manufacturer M.A. Hanna Co.


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