July 15, 2003 - Industry News
During the 25 years they've owned Wisconsin Kenworth in Madison, Wis., Bob Sorrentino and Curt Collins figure consistent customer service has had a lot to do with their success
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
Eaton Corp. reported second quarter sales of $2.08 billion, up 8% from the same period last year. Net income was $93 million versus $88 million a year ago. Operating earnings were $99 million compared with $90 million
DriveCam Video systems, San Diego, Calif. a developer of fleet safety technology, has introduced HindSight 20/20 version 4.
Eaton Corp., Kalamazoo, Mich., has introduced an addition to its line of EatonMD Mobile Diagnostics products
Trimble Navigation Ltd., Sunnyvale, Calif., has received a patent for an automated status reporting system for ready-mix concrete trucks
July 14, 2003 - Industry News
The Council of Fleets Specialists (CFS) has announced the inaugural session of The Institute for Transportation Parts Professionals
The TripPak Express drop box network is celebrating its first anniversary of pick-up and delivery service in Canada
All American Travel Plazas, the Carlisle, Pa.-based operator of nine travel centers in Pennsylvania and Virginia -- four under the AMBEST chain and two under the Petro brand -- has reached an agreement with TMI, the parent company of TripPa
July 13, 2003 - Industry News
Document management company TMI, Brentwood, Tenn., has announced a new fleet customer and truckstop scanning deployment in Pennsylvania and Virginia
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,
The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Assn. (SC&RA) now offers a specialty insurance package for its Allied Industries group, complete with broadform occurrence coverage for products liability.
July 10, 2003 - Industry News
Representatives from the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Assn.’s (MEMA) Washington, D.C., office will discuss current regulatory actions on automotive parts counterfeiting at the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Assn. (AASA
Flying J Inc., a Utah-based highway hospitality corporation, has appointed JJ Singh vice president of financial and communications services.
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
International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa met with Yellow CEO Bill Zollars and Roadway CEO Jim Staley this week to address the union's concerns about the proposed merger of the two freight companies
July 9, 2003 - Industry News
Iowa 80 Truckstop's famous Walcott Truckers Jamboree continues "Celebrating America's Truckers" today
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) begins its Hazardous Materials Safety and Security Field Operational Test later this month
July 8, 2003 - Industry News
"Eye on the Economy," an audio conference sponsored by the Truckload Carriers Assn.’s (TCA) Truckload Academy, will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m EDT on Thursday, July 24
ArvinMeritor has launched a $2.2 billion hostile takeover bid for Dana Corp.
The company said it is taking the $15 per share offer directly to shareholders after approaches to Dana's board were rejected
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
FreightDATA Software, Newport Beach, Ca., and Ventura Transfer Co. announced a partnership agreement to develop FreightDATA Bulk, a fully integrated bulk transportation software solution
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