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Love’s opens new facility in Tipton, Indiana
Love’s opens new facility in Tipton, Indiana

OKLAHOMA CITY – is now serving Customers in Tipton, Indiana, thanks to the grand opening of a new travel stop this morning. The store, located near the intersection of U.S...

New research says autonomous trucks could take jobs of nearly 300,000 long-haul drivers over next decade
New research says autonomous trucks could take jobs of nearly 300,000 long-haul drivers over next decade

An article in the Journal of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) says new research predicts autonomous trucks could replace nearly 300,000 long-haul drivers over the..

Walmart celebrates drivers during NTDAW, steps up recruiting efforts
Walmart celebrates drivers during NTDAW, steps up recruiting efforts

At a time when the trucking industry across the U.S. is facing a massive shortage of qualified drivers, Walmart said today it is doubling down on recruiting for its private..

TA/Petro opens 4 of new suite of smaller, more ‘nimble’ express travel centers
TA/Petro opens 4 of new suite of smaller, more ‘nimble’ express travel centers

WESTLAKE, Ohio — TravelCenters of America LLC, operator of TA and Petro Stopping Centers full service travel center brands, has announced the opening of the first four travel centers under..

Truckers, other drivers flee in terror as wildfires engulf I-5 through California National Forest
Truckers, other drivers flee in terror as wildfires engulf I-5 through California National Forest

SHASTA-TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST, Calif. — Interstate 5 usually swarms with trucks and traffic as it winds its way through California. But the main highway between Mexico and Canada was a..

TMAF launches advertising and digital campaign to #ThankATrucker
TMAF launches advertising and digital campaign to #ThankATrucker

WASHINGTON — Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF), the industry-wide education and image movement, today announced their plans for National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, September 9-15. During National Truck Driver Appreciation..

OOIDA says FMCSA pilot on younger drivers should benefit military veterans
OOIDA says FMCSA pilot on younger drivers should benefit military veterans

GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. — The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) has told the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration that the agency’s pilot program to allow persons under the age of..

FedEx executive Mike Yadon chosen for TAEC award
FedEx executive Mike Yadon chosen for TAEC award

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Trucking Associations Executive Council (TEAC) of the American Trucking Associations has recognized Mike Yadon of FedEx Corp. with the J.R. “Bob” Halladay Award. “Mike has worked..

ATA says freight volumes expected to increase 4.2 percent in 2018
ATA says freight volumes expected to increase 4.2 percent in 2018

WASHINGTON — Freight volumes are projected to increase 4.2 percent in 2018 and increase 35.6 percent by 2029, according to the American Trucking Association’s latest edition of its Freight Forecast..

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