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Campbell Freightliner breaks ground for NJ dealership

Campbell Holdings, LLC – the parent company of Campbell Supply Company and Campbell Freightliner – celebrated Christmas with a big announcement.  The company this month announced the ground breaking of a new facility which ...

Oliver Rubber releases new trailer retread

Oliver Rubber recently launched its ULP Trailer (Ultra Low Profile), a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay verified retread for wide base single tires. Oliver says ULP Trailer is designed for long haul wide ...

Top 5 stories of 2012

Navistar is one of the trucking industry giants, and the company dominated headlines in 2012 – logging three of the spots on our top five most popular stories list.  The popularity of each story is ...

What would Santa’s sleigh look like in your showroom today?

We've all seen pictures of Santa's sleigh, right? But doesn't it look a little dated? A team of GE scientists and engineers have introduced several new features to Santa’s sleigh, which bring the jolly ...

Roadrunner buys Direct Connection

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. announced Friday that it has acquired all outstanding stock of Direct Connection Transportation (DCT), a non-asset truckload service provider based in Phoenix for $1.3 million in cash. “The DCT ...

JX Truck Center opens new location

JX Truck Center is open for business at its new facility in Kronenwetter, Wis. The 28,000 sq.-ft., full-service dealership represents the Peterbilt, Volvo and PacLease brands and is part of JX Enterprises’ ...

Penske improves its used truck website

Penske Used Trucks has updated www.penskeusedtrucks.com, designed to enhance the online experience for shoppers looking for used commercial trucks, semi-tractors, trailers and related equipment. Vehicle types can now be accessed via a single ...

Nebraska Truck Center marks 35 years as Freightliner dealer

Grand Island's Nebraska Truck Center – a Freightliner and Western Star dealership – was recently recognized by Daimler Trucks North America for 35 years as a successful Freightliner truck dealer. TheIndependent.com reports that ...

JOST named fifth wheel standard on 3 Mack models

Mack announced this week that JOST International would supply the company's fifth wheel couplings and become a standard feature on Mack Pinnacle, Titan by Mack and Mack Granite trucks.  JOST fifth wheels have ...

Technology will be theme of TMC’13

Using technology to your advantage will be the tone of the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council’s 2013 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition. Set for March 11-14 at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel ...

Are you ready for Truckpocalypse?

Some time Friday, it's all supposed to come to an end.  According to the Mayans, Dec. 21, 2012, marks the Apocalypse – the total and final destruction of the world. While the exact ...

Shipping conditions improvement may be short-lived

The Shippers Conditions Index improved in October month-over-month by approximately two points, but estimates show that may not last. FTR Associates, which produces the monthly Index, says the improvement will give way to “a ...

Navistar posts $2.8 billion 4Q loss

Citing a non-cash tax expense of $2 billion, Navistar announced Wednesday a net loss of $2.8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012. The fourth quarter loss also includes pre-tax charges of $149 million ...

Equipment Lease Finance confidence dips

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation has released the December 2012 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). Designed to collect leadership data, the index reports a qualitative assessment of both ...

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