AB Acquisition LLC and Safeway Inc have completed their proposed merger. Under terms of the merger agreement first approved in March 2014, AB Acquisition LLC, the owner of Albertson’s LLC and New Albertson’s Inc (collectively Albertsons), will acquire all outstanding shares of Safeway.
Josh England, president of Salt Lake City UT-based C R England, has announced the appointment of Mitch England as vice-president of driver relations and the promotion of Lisa Callister as vice-president of human resources....More
Pizzas 4 Patriots is teaming up with DHL Express to hand off piping-hot pizzas to troops serving abroad. The 5,000 pizzas will touch down in Afghanistan just in time for Super Bowl Sunday so soldiers can enjoy a taste of home while watching the NFL championship game February 1....More
EpicVue, provider of in-cab satellite TV packaged exclusively for the trucking industry, announced it will be the exclusive sponsor of the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) Highway Angel program....More
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently allowed blueberries from Chile to be fumigated on arrival at US ports. This offers exporters that are unable to fumigate at country of origin an alternative so they can ship. It also creates a need to recool those berries immediately....More
Port Jersey Logistics, a growing third-party logistics (3PL) provider based in New Jersey, faced an interesting challenge: how to create a cost-effective, temperature-controlled room to store olive oil without using permanent walls....More
CLEARLY, Prime Inc has built one of the most successful business models in the trucking industry. The Springfield, Missouri-based carrier typically posts annual revenue growth in the 13% range and has been ranked as the 28th largest trucking company in the United States.