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Stay up to date on what is happening within the trucking industry. Here you will find news articles, press releases, and company announcements from some of the top trucking companies today.

J.B. Hunt announces new company president 

J.B. Hunt announced the appointment of their new president on Wednesday.  Shelley Simpson, 28-year-veteran of the company and current...

$31M expansion planned for Michigan trucking company

A Michigan based trucking company is planning a $31 million expansion designed to primarily serve their food service clients. 

Union leaders “don’t blame” truckers for not showing up to “rotten” port trucking system

Union officials are blaming a “rotten to the core” port trucking system for the country’s perceived truck driver shortage. 

Company offers $10,000 to any driver willing to get at least one vaccine dose...

A Canadian trucking company is offering $10,000 to any driver willing to get at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by...

Upcoming CDL regulations cause concerns for smaller trucking operations

Upcoming federal requirements for new driver training will go into effect early next year, raising concerns about the effects they may have...

Drivers want to get paid for waiting, and they’re threatening to strike if they...

Drivers from two trucking companies serving the Port of Vancouver are threatening to strike later this week if they aren’t offered better...

Louisiana trucking company owner sentenced on cocaine and marijuana distribution charges

The owner of a New Iberia, Louisiana-based trucking company has been sentenced to more than 5 years in prison and ordered to pay a find after pleading guilty to charges related to drug trafficking.

Acquisitions inspire CFI reorganization

Prominent trucking company CFI is reorganizing their various services into one cohesive brand in order to better serve their customers, the company...

Driver uses new healthy-living-initiative to show love for our country’s servicemen & women

When truck driver Glen Merrill realized he needed to do something about his health, he didn’t just want to do it for...

7.9% of trucking companies confirm enforcement of vaccine mandates in a recent poll

73.1% of trucking companies believe that ignoring the vaccine mandate gives them a recruitment edge

Officials say 1 year and $1M required for repair of bridge damaged by over-height...

Repair of the Medford bridge damaged by an overheight truck could take as long as one year and cost as much as...

Tesla Semi postponed yet again

The Tesla semi truck’s release has been postponed yet again despite a record breaking $1 billion in profits this quarter. 

Two safety complaints in two weeks earn trucking company two court summonses & more

A Texas trucking company has been issued two summonses and two “out of service” violations for multiple safety complaints in the span...

Kentucky trucking company buys $3M worth of new semi trucks

A trucking company in Bowling Green, Kentucky has announced the purchase of 25 semi trucks - an investment that will expand their...

Volvo Trucks US resumes production despite ongoing strike of 3,000 workers

Volvo Trucks North America resumed production on Monday despite the ongoing strike of around 3,000 union workers. The southwestern...

Second generation lead driver gifted “dream truck” in recognition of his family’s hard work

The lead driver of the Pilot Company fleet was gifted a custom semi truck on Wednesday as a ‘thank you’ for all...