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January 2, 2002 - Industry News

Postal Service Signs Consolidated Freightways To Handle LTL Freight

The U.S. Postal Service has selected Consolidated Freightways to manage all USPS non-mail LTL freight delivery in the continental United States

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January 2, 2002 - Industry News

Transit Group Files For Bankruptcy Reorganization

Atlanta-based Transit Group has filed for reorganization and protection from its creditors under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code

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December 31, 2001 - Industry News

Roadway Gets Into Next-Day Delivery

Roadway Corp., Akron, Ohio, is moving into the next-day delivery business, which it says is the fastest-growing segment of trucking - and also a profitable one

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December 26, 2001 - Industry News

FFE Sells Non-Freight Business

Frozen Food Express Industries, Dallas, has sold the trailer and refrigeration unit related assets of one of its subsidiaries, W&B Refrigeration Service Company

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December 26, 2001 - Industry News

In Their Shoes: Dispatchers

At the heart of any trucking operation stands the dispatcher, disburser of the loads, charged with keeping the carrier's promise to deliver freight on time. The January issue of RoadStar gives truck drivers an up close and personal look at dispatchers

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December 20, 2001 - Industry News

USF Bestway Relocates In Dallas

Less-than-truckload carrier USF Bestway has relocated to a larger, more strategically positioned site in Dallas in response to market demand

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December 20, 2001 - Industry News

Prime Upgrades Fleet, Give Reward For Recruiting

Prime Inc. has announced it is upgrading its fleet and has given the use of a new truck to one of their driver contractors

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December 20, 2001 - Industry News

Con-Way Cutting Out Fuel Surcharge

Con-Way Transportation Services has announced effective December 24, its fuel surcharge will go to zero

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December 19, 2001 - Industry News

FedEx Reports Higher Earnings & Business

FedEx Wednesday reported quarterly net income of $245 million, up 26% from last year's $194 million

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December 19, 2001 - Industry News

Boyd Brothers To Write Off Equipment

Alabama-based Boyd Bros. Transportation is writing off the value of about 50 tractors and other equipment at its WTI Transport division

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December 19, 2001 - Industry News

Winn-Dixie Tries to Shut Down Protest Web Site

Winn-Dixie Stores is trying to shut down a web site protesting the company's actions in firing a truck driver who cross-dressed off-duty, says the American Civil Liberties Union

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December 18, 2001 - Industry News

Trism Files For Bankruptcy Protection Again, President Stepping Down

The Georgia-based trucking company Trism has filed for bankruptcy protection and is getting a new leader

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December 18, 2001 - Industry News

National Carriers Increases Entry Lease

National Carriers, Liberal, Kan., recently increased the amount of its entry lease for owner operators

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December 17, 2001 - Industry News

FedEx Ground to Lower Fuel Surcharge

FedEx Ground announced that it will lower its current 1.25 percent fuel surcharge to 0.75 percent effective Jan. 7, 2002

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December 17, 2001 - Industry News

UPS Faces Busiest Day Of Year

UPS is expected to deliver more than 18 million packages worldwide today, its busiest day of the year

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December 10, 2001 - Industry News

Celadon Changes Name Of Canadian Trucking Operation

Celadon Group, Indianapolis, has changed the name of its Canadian trucking operations to Celadon Canada Inc. from Gerth Transport Ltd

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December 7, 2001 - Industry News

Burlington Motor Carriers Executives Want To Buy Company

A group of senior executives at Burlington Motor Carriers, Daleville, Ind., plan to make a bid to buy the company

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December 5, 2001 - Industry News

CNF Combines Subsidiaries To Form Menlo Worldwide

CNF Inc., Palo Alto, Calif., is combining its Menlo Logistics, Emery Worldwide and Vector SCM operations to form Menlo Worldwide

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December 5, 2001 - Industry News

West Brothers Sell LTL Division

West Brothers Transfer and Storage, H&S Divisions, a 55-year-old North Carolina-based trucking company, is selling its LTL division to Milan Express of Milan, Tenn

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December 4, 2001 - Industry News

UPS, FedEx Change Fuel Surcharges

UPS and FedEx are both changing the way they calculate fuel surcharges

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November 30, 2001 - Industry News

Malone And 3i Become CRST Flatbed

CRST subsidiaries Malone Freight Lines and 3i are getting a new name: CRST Flatbed

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November 29, 2001 - Industry News

Allied Holdings Sees Light At End Of Tunnel

It looks like a turnaround specialist heading up auto hauler Allied Holdings may be succeeding in pulling the company out of a four-year slump

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November 29, 2001 - Industry News

Heartland Express Strategy Pays Off

Before the economic downturn, Heartland Express in Coralville, Iowa, was taking a beating on Wall Street. Its stock wasn't popular because analysts thought the company should expand. But founder Russell Gerdin's conservative approach now makes him the envy of man

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November 28, 2001 - Industry News

Boyd Bros. Founder Announces Retirement

The founder and chairman of Boyd Bros. Transportation, Clayton, Ala., has announced his retirement

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November 20, 2001 - Industry News

FedEx Announces Rate Changes for 2002

FedEx Express and FedEx Ground will increase rates effective Jan. 7, 2002

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