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Ruan selects Glenn Combs as Driver of the Year
Ruan selects Glenn Combs as Driver of the Year

DES MOINES, Iowa — Ruan has named Glenn Combs as its 2017 Driver of the Year and its Yuma, Arizona, operation as 2017 Operation of the Year. The Driver of..

Dupré Logistics opens new branch in Sacramento
Dupré Logistics opens new branch in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calf. —  Dupré Logistics has opened a new branch in the Sacramento area and named David Joiner as manager of the new office. “The Sacramento area is one of..

EIA says distillate supplies lowest since 2004; increased truck traffic cited
EIA says distillate supplies lowest since 2004; increased truck traffic cited

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) says supplies of distillate (including both diesel and home heating oil) are the lowest end-of-June level since 2004, largely attributed to the booming freight..

U.S. economy surges to 4.1 percent growth rate in second quarter
U.S. economy surges to 4.1 percent growth rate in second quarter

WASHINGTON  — The U.S. economy surged in the April-June quarter to an annual growth rate of 4.1 percent. That's the fastest pace since 2014, driven by consumers who began spending..

Mississippi exec, transport director differ over highway communication
Mississippi exec, transport director differ over highway communication

JACKSON, Miss.  — Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said Thursday that a state agency director is backing off of accusations that Reeves and his staff used political pressure to push..

EPA reverses order allowing ‘polluting’ diesel truck engines
EPA reverses order allowing ‘polluting’ diesel truck engines

WASHINGTON  — The Environmental Protection Agency has reversed an order issued by Scott Pruitt in his last days as agency administrator that allowed manufacturers to equip new semi-trucks with old,..

PeopleNet ushers in new era of driver connectivity with new in-cab display
PeopleNet ushers in new era of driver connectivity with new in-cab display

MINNEAPOLIS – PeopleNet , a Trimble Company and provider of fleet mobility technology, announced the debut of the PeopleNet Display.5 (PD.5), an Android-powered fixed-mount display built specifically for the rigors of..

Oil prices rose to 10-day high reaching $73.99
Oil prices rose to 10-day high reaching $73.99

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  — Oil prices rose to a 10-day high Thursday after Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil company announced it was temporarily halting crude shipments through a strategic Red..

ArcBest, Teamsters reach all agreements for new contract
ArcBest, Teamsters reach all agreements for new contract

FORT SMITH, Ark. — ArcBest, a logistics company, said all supplemental agreements to the ABF National Master Freight Agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters have been fully ratified, and..

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