Fleet Management

TweetAs we near the end of 2018, I spent some time reflecting on what I think is likely to occur in several key issues and areas of our industry in the coming year. Driver shortage: This will continue unabated. Some fleets are starting to put other kinds of incentives beyond signing bonuses...

Kalida Trucking buil...

TweetKALIDA — Kalida Truck Equipment is building a new service and parts building to accommodate its business that has tripled production. Construction on a new 18,000-square-foot building at 515 S. Broad St. in Kalida began in August and will be completed in March, according to Joe Recker,...

Saving Christmas

Tweet A good-hearted family steps in to save the Magical Christmas Caroling Truck, a holiday ritual in North Hollywood, Toluca Lake and Burbank. For the area, the family was ‘pretty much saving Christmas.’ A quirky tradition that blasted Christmas cheer through North Hollywood,...

APTA Honors Best in ...

TweetThe Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) honored nine Canadians from the Maritimes last week at the APTA Annual Awards Dinner for their contributions and dedication to the trucking industry. The event took place on December 13, 2018, at the Delta Beausejour Hotel in Moncton,...

Looking for truck dr...

Tweet Two new drivers passed the test for their Class A commercial driving licenses at Umpqua Community College last Tuesday. Even as they join the ranks of 3.5 million truck drivers across the country, companies are crying for more. Before they even finished the four-week program, both...