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07/18/2017

Indianola, Miss.-based small fleet owner Bryant Kimbrough was among attendees of Friday morning sessions at the 2017 Expedite Expo show, taking place Friday-Saturday, July 14-15, at the Lexington Convent

07/18/2017

Wal-Mart's logistics arm, which encompasses both the retailer's private fleet and transportation outsourced to for-hire carriers, has started telling carriers it may opt against doing business with them if they do business with Amazon, according to a transportation analyst familiar with the messa

07/14/2017

It's one of those by-now almost unsurprising policy stances when it comes to energy consumption and freight movements: the portrayal of trucks as 'bad apples,' despite their critical role in delivering everything that keeps our modern lives up and running.

07/13/2017

When driving long distances, especially at night, it is common to feel tired. If you need to stay awake while driving, make sure to get energy before a long drive by having a short nap. On the road, drink caffeine and have small, healthy snacks.

07/13/2017

Tractor-trailer operators are an integral part of the world's economy. Without them, grocery stores would go unstocked, retail businesses would offer no products for sale, manufacturers of all sorts would be unable to deliver products to consumers.

07/12/2017

An owner operator is a self-employed truck driver who operates his/her own small business to transport goods for customers. He or she is free to haul goods on their own or enter into a lease agreement to dedicate their equipment to one customer.

07/11/2017

Freight matching services or 'freight exchanges' have become one of the hottest topics in Freight Transportation over the past few years.

07/10/2017

Commercial trucks are already at greater risk for an accident, but winter weather increases that risk even more.

07/07/2017

It's important to know what to do in the event of a big rig breakdown. As a professional driver, you'll undoubtedly experience a mechanical failure or a breakdown, sooner or later.

07/07/2017

As a truck driver, the best way to handle your dispatcher, is to understand what his job involves.