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XPO Logistics reported disappointing earnings for the fourth quarter of 2018 and lowered its guidance for 2019 due, in large part, to a sharp drop-off in shipments from its largest customer — believed to be Amazon.com.

In the nine years that the American Transportation Research Institute has been producing a list of the worst bottlenecks in the United States, three spots have had the inauspicious honor of landing at the top of the list. These same three are consistently awful, even if from year to year one is worse than the others.

Included in the law signed by President Trump Feb. 15 that funds federal agencies through fiscal 2019 is a provision that exempts livestock and insect haulers from the electronic logging device requirement.

FLS Transportation Services, a Montreal-based 3PL, has announced the acquisition of Scott Logistics Corp., a freight broker headquartered in Georgia.

FedEx Corp. is elevating Raj Subramaniam to the position of president and chief operating officer in the wake of the departure of David Bronczek, who the company said is making a “personal decision” to retire.

WVTA Members Receive a 2.7% discount
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February 22, 2019

  • Transtex in Talks to Buy SmartTruck Trailer Aero Assets
    SmartTruck apparently is shutting down its operations and selling the assets related to its TopKit Class 8 trailer aero systems to another trailer aero device provider, Transtex.
  • Road Work Ahead: Beware Alarms and Dollar Signs
    What’s holding back development and passage of a monumental infrastructure package is not politics. It’s plain old wrong-headed thinking, says Executive Editor David Cullen in his Passing Zone blog.
  • Platform Science Platform Integrates Document Capture Feature
    Platform Science, an enterprise IoT fleet management platform, has partnered with Vector’s (previously LoadDocs) mobile-first workflow, document capture and transportation management software.
  • The Joy of Finding the Right Truck
    The young fleet operator of Texas-based Nuñez Trucking is so happy with his first new truck, he’s getting four more.
  • The AOBRD Countdown
    The transition from AOBRDs to ELDs can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be. This eBook highlights the importance of preparation and the key steps you'll need to take to ensure a successful transition from AOBRDs to ELDs.