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WIT Gears Up To Celebrate Women Behind The Wheel

Jessica Holt

The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association is proud to host the annual “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” event March 28, 2015 at the Mid-America Trucking Show that will take place at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. These celebrated women will be showered with all kinds of treats … read more

Could the future of trucking look like Uber?

Alice Deters

“What if local trucking could be easier?” asks a promotional video for Cargomatic, a new startup working to “Uberize” local trucking. Across the United States, a number of new businesses are popping up utilizing the Uber model of trucking, and at the rate things are going, it looks like this… read more

USA Truck stocks soar, catches Forbes attention

Alice Deters

To say that 2015 is off to a good start for USA Truck might be an understatement. On the heels of a very successful fourth quarter in 2014, USA Truck is feeling the momentum as they head into 2015. Their success is attracting attention from some very prominent names in the business world as well. … read more

Boyd Bros. reduce jumpstarts with Trojan OverDrive Battery

Alice Deters

Boyd Bros. Transportation has achieved a significant milestone that might change the winter driving season as we know it. Thanks to the OverDrive AGM 31T from Trojan Battery Company, the Clayton, Alabama-based company has seen a dramatic decrease in truck jumpstarts. After outfitting its truck fleet… read more

FMCSA closes companies for imminent hazard

Alice Deters

The FMCSA recently shut down two trucking companies, declaring them imminent hazards to public safety. In January, The FMCSA ordered JDJD Transportation located in Las Vegas to immediately shut down after a federal investigation revealed a number of violations of critical safety regulations. JDJD … read more

Barr-Nunn emphasizes competitive pay

Alice Deters

Experienced company drivers looking for a new career opportunity, look no further than Barr-Nunn. The company offers experienced drivers pay and benefits that can’t be beat. Barr-Nunn offers experienced drivers starting pay of  $0.50 per mile in their OTR Zone 3 fleet, with drivers eligible to … read more

Roehl hiring in central WI for new Dairyland fleet

Alice Deters

Workers in Central Wisconsin who are interested in breaking into the trucking industry have plenty of job openings to choose from, if they are armed with the proper training. Roehl Transport, Marshfield-based carrier, has a number of truck driving jobs available. The company is currently hiring … read more

Prime Fitness Fights Trucking Obesity

Jessica Holt

Prime Inc.’s successful reputation has reached new heights. Prime’s commitment to improve the overall health and fitness of its drivers is gaining national attention with its newest section in Sports Illustrated. Drivers, if you are looking for a reason to join the team at Prime, look no… read more

McLeod Express Offers New Pay Increase

Jessica Holt

McLeod Express is committed to putting their drivers first by ensuring the truckers have substantial amount of time at home and a staff that has an energetic and personal approach to running the company. McLeod works hard to make sure every trucker operates with a plan that is best suitable for … read more

Trucking News Roundup

Alice Deters

Freymiller Trucking Unveils New Radio Station Freymiller Trucking recently debuted their own branded, digital radio station, Freymiller Radio. Freymiller Radio will be available to online and mobile listeners across the US. The radio station is the first of its kind in the industry. The station will… read more

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