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2014-08-20 23:09:10

For 2 years running the Cerasis Rater, a web-based Transportation Management System is touted as one of the industry’s best because of its technological capabilities to help shippers achieve their long term logistics strategy goals. Eagan, MN (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 For the second year in a row, the Cerasis Transportation Management System, the Cerasis Rater, was included in Inbound Logistics’ Annual TMS Buyer’s Guide. Transportation management systems (TMS) offer tremendous...

2014-08-12 16:21:01

DALLAS, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mode Transportation, a leading asset-light third-party logistics company focused on delivering truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal, air and ocean services, has been chosen by SupplyChainBrain as a 2014 Great Supply Chain Partner. "Mode Transportation is very pleased to be chosen by SupplyChainBrain readers as a top supply chain partner," said Jim Damman, President of Mode Transportation. "We work hard to forge strong and lasting...

2014-08-07 16:21:07

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynden Transport earned the top score among Less-than-Truckload (LTL) carriers in the Western Region in Logistics Management magazine's 31st annual Quest for Quality Awards. Lynden swept the category, earning No. 1 rankings for on-time performance, customer service, equipment and operations and information technology. Its total weighted score of 53.01 was the highest among all carriers in the national LTL sectors of Western, Northeast,...

2014-08-07 12:20:43

-The championships are hosted each year by the American Trucking Associations FORT SMITH, Ark., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABF Freight(SM) is sending 14 drivers to compete in the 2014 National Truck Driving Championships August 12-16 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, hosted by the American Trucking Associations. The drivers earned the right to compete in the national championships by winning first place in their respective state driving championships and by maintaining accident-free...

2014-08-06 23:06:02

Effective September 15, 2014, the data within the CzarLite® family of products will be updated to reflect the overall economic impact of rising freight transportation expenses, as well as recent changes to the U.S. Postal Service ZIP code system and the Canadian and Mexican postal code systems. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 SMC3 announced today that effective September 15, 2014, the data within its CzarLite® family of products has been updated to reflect the overall...

2014-08-05 12:21:12

Phelps Becomes the Fifth in Company to Reach Rare Career Milestone CLEARFIELD, Pa., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Freight, a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that professional driver, Doug Phelps, surpassed the career milestone of driving 3 million consecutive, accident-free miles. Phelps, who started with the company in 1985, is the fifth of Con-way Freight's 15,000 drivers nationwide to reach this safe-driving...

2014-07-29 08:22:46

Exel Freight Connect unites customers with carriers to seamlessly move freight in North America and Mexico WESTERVILLE, Ohio, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Exel, the North American leader in contract logistics, and its sister company DHL Supply Chain, the world's leading logistics company, announces its new freight brokerage company, Exel Freight Connect, to help connect its customers with carriers for freight transportation needs. Exel Freight Connect offers custom freight...

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...

2014-07-10 12:20:47

THOMASVILLE, N.C., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODFL) announced today that it plans to release its 2014 second quarter financial results before opening of trading on Thursday, July 31, 2014. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss its financial results and outlook at 10:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Thursday, July 31, 2014. An online, real-time webcast of Old Dominion's quarterly conference call will be available at www.odfl.com...

2014-07-09 12:20:47

FORT SMITH, Ark., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABF Freight(SM) announced that Michael R. Moss has been named Senior Vice President - Operations, effective July 14, 2014 as the company continues to innovate within the less-than-truckload industry on behalf of its customers across the supply chain. "Mike brings a wealth of LTL industry experience and knowledge to our company," said ABF Freight President and Chief Executive Officer Roy Slagle. "His innovative thinking will help us...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.