Fri, 15 Jun 2018 12:30:00 EDT Norway Post Office Sues Truck Makers for Price-Fixing Cartel The Norwegian postal service sued truck makers involved in a long-running price-fixing cartel, adding a new challenge to companies including Daimler AG, Paccar Inc.’s DAF and AB Volvo after they paid the European Union’s record fine for the scheme.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 12:15:00 EDT Bendix Facility in Mexico Reaches Milestone The Acuña, Mexico, manufacturing operation of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems and Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake is celebrating a 30-year milestone, with Bendix having opened the first of its current four plants there in 1988. The fourth facility, a logistics center, joined the operation last fall.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:45:00 EDT J&R Schugel Buys Super Service Carrier J&R Schugel Trucking Inc. purchased Super Service, a dry-van truckload carrier that provides regional hauling, dedicated trucking and logistics services primarily east of the Mississippi River.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:30:00 EDT Natso Launches Alternative Fuels Council Natso Inc. has launched a new business venture known as the Alternative Fuels Council to help fuel retailers leverage the resources necessary to learn about and incorporate alternative fuels into their supply offerings.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:30:00 EDT U.S. Xpress Raises Over $250 Million in Stock Issue A decade after its owners took the company private, U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc. returned to Wall Street June 14 to raise more than $250 million of equity and again become a publicly traded company.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:00:00 EDT Editorial: Working Conditions We all want to like our workplaces. For fleet drivers, that workplace extends from the truck cab all the way to the headquarters of the carriers for whom they drive. And its important to keep drivers happy regardless of which place they happen to be on a given day.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 16:15:00 EDT Funding Bills to Begin Journey to House, Senate Floors After announcing he would break with tradition and keep the chamber in session for most of August, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) indicated a few fiscal 2019 funding bills would be reaching the floor as early as the week of June 18.