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2013-09-24 12:20:36

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) has declared a cash dividend of 10 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on December 13, 2013 to shareholders of record on November 15, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060418/SFTU007LOGO) About Con-way Inc. -- Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) is a $5.6 billion freight transportation and logistics services company headquartered in Ann Arbor,...

2013-09-20 16:21:02

YRCW CEO James Welch to Serve as President of YRC Freight OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) today announced that, effective immediately, in addition to his responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer of YRCW, James Welch will assume the responsibilities as President of YRC Freight. He succeeds Jeff Rogers, who is no longer with the company. "On behalf of the entire YRCW Board of Directors, management team and entire employee base,...

2013-09-20 16:20:22

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Spot market freight volumes reported by the DAT North American Freight Index rose another 0.4 percent in August, edging above July levels. Freight volume typically peaks on the spot market in June, but this year has extended through the entire summer. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130920/CL82290 ) Month-over-month load availability increased for vans and refrigerated ("reefer") trailers, while flatbed load volume...

2013-09-19 23:27:08

Bicycle Cargo Trailers from several different name brands have recently been posted on bicycletrailers.com. Bicycletrailers.com is the leading online provider of bicycle trailers from the best brands in the industry, and offer a wide variety of trailers for multiple purposes, including cargo, children, and pets. Birmingham, MI (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Bicycle Cargo Trailers from several different name brands have recently been posted on bicycletrailers.com. Bicycletrailers.com is the...

2013-09-19 12:20:52

Full-Truckload Carrier Wins Service in Excellence Award for Sixth Consecutive Year JOPLIN, Mo., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Truckload, a full-truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced it has won the Service in Excellence Award from United Sugars Corporation for 2013. It's the sixth consecutive year the company has earned this distinction from North America's leading marketer of industrial sugar. Con-way Truckload received the honor based...

2013-09-19 08:21:35

New integration helps joint customers focus on uncovering operational efficiencies SKOKIE, Ill., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rand McNally today announced that Rand McNally's TND(TM) 760 and TPC mobile fleet management devices now integrate with Carrier Logistics Inc.'s (CLI) FACTS(TM) freight management system, an integrated billing, accounting, and operations package. Rand McNally's mobile fleet management solution was recommended to CLI by one of CLI's customers. After an...

2013-09-13 20:22:49

Trucking company recognized for fuel efficiency and environmental performance ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska West Express has joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership. SmartWay is a collaboration between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and transportation companies to voluntarily improve fuel efficiency and reduce air pollution from freight transport. Partners with high scores are already utilizing most of the commercially available fuel saving...

2013-09-13 16:20:43

RUSKIN, Fla., Sept.13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rick Yonis, owner of #33 Champion Self Storage, located at 2809 College Ave. E., recently added U-Haul truck and trailer rentals to his storage business he has been operating since 2006. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b) Reserve your equipment today! #33 Champion Self Storage has storage units available for rent and is a Premier eMove Storage Affiliate, which provides their business with access to confirmed...

2013-09-12 23:03:15

Tampa-based online freight shipping provider recognized for exceptional revenue growth. Palm Harbor, FL (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 FreightCenter.com, a leading freight comparison site, has today announced its ranking on the Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs. “We are honored to receive this award for the...

2013-09-12 12:21:22

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council recognized Mark McLean Jr., Montgomery, N.Y., as the nation's top truck technician as he was named TMCSuperTech 2013 grand champion at the council's ninth annual National Technician Skills Competition, held Sept. 9-11 in Pittsburgh. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) McLean, a technician with FedEx Freight, was one of 129 technicians...