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Old Dominion announces rate increase

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Intermodal

Todd Polen, vice president of pricing for Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., announced that the organization would be increasing its base rates effective Sept. 6, 2011. Read More »

ATA truck tonnage Index fell 1.3% in July

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations' advance seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 1.3% in July after rising a revised 2.6% in June 2011. June's drop was slightly less than the 2.8% ATA reported on July 26, 2011. The latest pullb Read More »

TransCore launches CarrierWatch Insurance Monitoring Center

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Intermodal

CarrierWatch' Insurance Monitoring Center to help truckload freight brokers, 3PLs, and shippers quickly and safely bring onboard new carriers and monitor those they use on a regular basis. The Center also works with insurance agents to investigate certifi Read More »

Reddaway launches Live Chat

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Intermodal

Reddaway, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. introduces Live Chat, a new, real-time communications channel for easy and convenient access to its customer service representatives. Live Chat is an Internet service that enables electronic conversations betw Read More »

New Penn Motor Express, Inc. celebrates 80th Anniversary

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Intermodal

New Penn Motor Express, Inc., a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc. celebrates its 80th anniversary serving the next-day LTL transportation needs of customers in the Northeast.

Founded in 1931 by Cloyd F. Erdley and Henry R. Arnold, the partners started Read More »

US infrastructure woes: A roadblock to growth

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Intermodal

Long famous for its top-notch highways and passion for cars, the United States is letting bridges rust as traffic chokes overburdened roads, threatening a pillar of its economic strength.

A prime example of this neglect is the Brent Spence Bridge over Read More »

Insource saves clients over $1 Billion on parcel shipping

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Intermodal

Insource Spend Management Group, a leading provider of third party rate negotiation services, announced it has hit a milestone of exceeding $1 billion in parcel savings for its clients. Many Fortune 500 clients have individually saved tens of millions by Read More »

Premium Article  Baltimore DCs handle types of products with national reach

Karen Thuermer | August 14, 2011 | Intermodal

An undisputed strength of the Port of Baltimore is its community and variety of distribution centers (DCs) and warehouses. Thanks to Baltimore’s geographic location between Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia, and its rail and highway connections to market Read More »

Premium Article  Old Dominion opens container drayage facility in MD

AJOT | August 14, 2011 | Intermodal

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has announced the opening of a new container drayage site to serve all ports and container yards in the Baltimore area.

The new site – the third new container drayage facility Old Dominion has opened this year – will off Read More »

Premium Article  Glen Raven’s China operations, as all others, practices JIT Logistics

Karen Thuermer | August 14, 2011 | Intermodal | Photos | Transport Intermediaries

Harold Hill describes his company, Glen Raven Technical Fabrics, as a 130+ year old start up. But as Karen Thuermer reports, Glen Raven’s cutting edge manufacturing logistic skills contribute to the company’s abi ity to continuously reinvent itself. Read More »

Old Dominion names Nowak VP of Midwest Region

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Intermodal

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has named Darek Nowak vice president of the company's Midwest Region.

Nowak has more than 20 years of experience in the transportation industry and has been with Old Dominion for 13 years. He previously served as manager Read More »

Stella Jones Q2 profit rises on demand for railway ties

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Intermodal

Stella Jones, a maker of railway ties and treated wood utility poles for electricity and telecom companies, reported a higher second-quarter profit on strong demand for maintenance and special projects.

The company also raised its semi-annual dividend Read More »

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