The number of available loads on the spot truckload market tumbled 6% and capacity was virtually unchanged (+0.5%) during the week ending May 16, 2015, according to DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards....More
New officers and board members of the International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW) and the World Food Logistics Organization (WFLO) were elected at the 2015 annual IARW-WFLO Convention & Expo recently....More
Cargill’s distribution center in Mount Crawford VA ships more than 400 million pounds of turkey and cooked meats annually, and its150-member team has logged 2.6 million hours without a lost-time injury, dating back to April 2008....More
Kali (pronounced “Cully”), a 2½-year-old, 850-pound male polar bear that was orphaned in Alaska as a cub, is now resting comfortably in the Saint Louis Zoo’s new McDonnell Polar Bear Point exhibit, which is set to open June 6....More
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) announced recently that Smithfield Foods will be the primary sponsor of the #43 Verizon IndyCar driven by Conor Daly in the 2015 Indianapolis 500. The iconic race is scheduled for May 24 at the Brickyard in Indianapolis IN....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.