Amazon looks to make employees a driver offer they can’t refuse

Amazon.com, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) need for personnel to staff its package delivery network is so acute that it is looking inside its four walls to recruit them. […]

Expedited spot markets crashed harder than regular truckload

“Companies in the expedited market – which includes truckload, straight truck and Sprinter van freight – said that volumes and rates have fallen faster than the […]

Estimated 650 truckers participate in annual Mother’s Day Convoy

“For the 30th time, hundreds of truck drivers gave up their precious weekends to do something for children battling serious health issues. For the 30th time, hundreds […]

Is disruption finally underway in the freight brokerage industry, or has it already arrived?

“On April 25, Amazon announced that it was making an investment of $800 million to reduce delivery times, from two days to one, for members of […]

Truck driver killed warehouse manager after fight about loading

Truck driver Timothy Saunders killed Thomas Hartman (American Furniture warehouse manager) by aiming gun in his face and pulling the trigger . The victim was pronounced […]

Defunct fleet Falcon blames fundraising attempts for not warning drivers of sudden closure

“Falcon Transport — the roughly 700-truck fleet that suddenly shuttered operations late last month and left its drivers, equipment and freight stranded — says it did not […]

Trucker who fell asleep at wheel after he was forced to falsify his logs awarded $80M

“A truck driver who fell asleep while driving along I-59 in Alabama in 2015 was awarded $80 million by a Texas jury after suing his bosses […]

Freight rates continue to slide amid weak demand, expanded capacity

“Industry detail showed that downward pressure in trucking rates continued in April, led by the fourth consecutive monthly decline in long-distance truckload rates”. -According to article […]

Alabama flatbed carrier Williams Trucking suddenly closes its doors

“For the second time in less than a week, a trucking carrier has shut its doors with no advanced warning. According to media reports in Alabama, […]