Improving its capabilities for shipping perishable goods, Hapag-Lloyd recently added 3,000 PrimeLINE units to its fleet, with 1,000 of the refrigerated containers equipped with Carrier Transicold’s XtendFRESH controlled-atmosphere system.
Load-to-truck ratios on the spot truckload market got a bump during the week ending January 30, 2016, possibly due to pent-up demand after the previous week’s storms, according to DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards....More
Florida Gov Rick Scott announced that Total Quality Logistics (TQL), one of the largest freight-brokerage firms in the United States, will be expanding in Miami and creating 75 new jobs over the next three years....More
The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) recently celebrated the newly expanded New Orleans Cold Storage (NOCS) facility in North Charleston. This expansion resulted from SCPA’s 38% growth in refrigerated cargo since 2011....More
ALL 23 tractors in the Heartland Catfish Company fleet were replaced over the past two years. It’s all part of the company’s effort to ensure that customers receive their shipments of fresh and frozen catfish on schedule and in the best possible condition.
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.