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2014-07-21 12:21:26

ARLINGTON, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations released the latest edition of its look ahead at the future of freight: ATA U.S. Freight Transportation Forecast to 2025, which shows continued growth for not just the trucking industry, but for the freight economy overall. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140721/128927 According to Forecast, a collaboration between ATA and IHS Global Insight, overall freight tonnage will grow 23.5% from 2013...

2014-07-16 16:20:31

New $8 Million Freight Operations Center Increases Local Capacity, Adds Jobs FOND DU LAC, Wis., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) trucking company and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced the grand opening of its newest, state-of-the art service center in Fond du Lac. The facility will serve as the local hub from which the company will provide daily freight pickup and delivery services for businesses throughout the greater...

2014-06-12 12:20:48

LONDON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: China Freight Transport Report Q3 2014 http://www.reportbuyer.com/transport_travel/freight/china_freight_transport_report_q3_2013_1.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View:BMI maintains its cautious outlook for China's freight transport volumes for Q3 2014. Wecontinue to believe that the hangover effects of China's economic stimulus are yet to be felt, and cooling credit growth is...

2014-06-04 08:22:12

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida East Coast Railway, LLC (FEC) will open its new state-of-the-art Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) adjacent to Port Everglades, with a grand opening ceremony on July 14, 2014. The 43-acre facility increases FEC's available intermodal capacity from 100,000 to 450,000 lifts a year and the unique, near-dock facility will improve the transfer of both domestic and international containers between ships and rail....

2014-06-03 12:21:24

Frazier Becomes the Fourth Con-way Driver to Reach Rare Career Safety Milestone WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that professional driver, David Frazier, surpassed the career milestone of driving 3 million consecutive, accident-free miles. Frazier, who started with Con-way in 1987, is the fourth of Con-way Freight's 15,000 drivers nationwide to reach this...

2014-05-13 12:21:53

LONDON, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:India Freight Transport Report Q2 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/transport_travel/freight/india_freight_transport_report_q2_2013.html Includes 3 FREE quarterlyupdatesIndia's state-run major ports continue to be the underperformers in the BRIC country's freight transportinfrastructure, with volumes at many facilities struggling to grow. Ports have also been harmed by a ban oniron ore mining,...

2014-05-09 23:06:50

Top Third Party Logistics Company, Cerasis, and eCommerce Shipping Expert, WebShopApps, offer the Market’s First End-To-End LTL eCommerce Logistics solutions through Freight Shipping Extension Eagan, MN (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Third Party Logistics company and expert LTL (less-than-truckload) freight management expert, Cerasis Inc., and WebShopApps, a provider of powerful eCommerce Shipping Solutions announces the two companies will continue their partnership and answer merchant’s...

2014-05-01 12:21:56

New Chief Supply Chain Officer, Chief Marketing Officer & Chief Intermodal Officer Named OAK BROOK, Ill., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hub Group (NASDAQ: HUBG), a leading provider of intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services, announced changes to its executive leadership team resulting from the retirement of Don Maltby, Chief Supply Chain Officer. David Marsh, currently the Chief Marketing Officer, will move into Maltby's role as Chief Supply Chain Officer. Chris Kravas,...

2014-04-24 16:21:02

Doubling capacity, the new state-of-the-art facility to provide expanded services and create more jobs in the Greater Waco and Central Texas metro area. ROBINSON, Texas, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) trucking company and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced the grand opening of its new Central Texas service center in Robinson. The facility will serve as the local hub from which the company will provide daily freight...

2014-04-22 12:21:54

Ceremony Recognizes Mundelein, Ill., Driver for Rare Safety Achievement MUNDELEIN, Ill., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that Driver Sales Representative, Tom Strissel, surpassed the career milestone of driving 3 million consecutive, accident-free miles. Strissel, who started with Con-way in 1984, is the third of Con-way Freight's 16,000 drivers nationwide to reach this...


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