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ArcBest earns $15.7M in 2Q

Revenue rises to $720.4M as shipper earns more per load

Subscriber onlyArcBest Corp. generated $720.4 million in revenue in its second quarter, up from $676.6 million in the second quarter of 2016, the company reported Friday. Continue reading...

P.A.M.'s showing in 2Q off from '16

Auto industry’s droop hits hauler

Subscriber onlySecond-quarter 2017 did not treat P.A.M. Transportation Services well. Executives attribute the disappointing results to a struggling auto industry, to which P.A.M. devotes about half of its business, as well as low rates per mile. Continue reading...

Hunt buying logistics outfit

Trucker to pay $136M in deal

Subscriber onlyJ.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. will buy a Houston-based logistics company for $136 million, according to a press release. Continue reading...

Truckers fret over NAFTA redo plan

Subscriber onlyPresident Donald Trump's White House this week released a first glimpse at its plans to "renegotiate" the North American Free Trade Agreement, but it did virtually nothing to assuage stress in the logistics industry that wonders how supply chains will be altered. Continue reading...

Hunt's quarter profits slip 7%

Revenue up, but short projections

Subscriber onlyEarnings data from J.B. Hunt Transportation Services show freight volume is rising, but customers aren't necessarily paying more for its logistics services. Continue reading...

No-drug policies left up to truckers

Regulations still on U.S. to-do list

Subscriber onlyAmid a national crisis of opiate drug addiction, the trucking industry is still waiting for the U.S. Department of Transportation to strengthen its commercial drug testing policies. Continue reading...

Bill holds funding for rural airports

Subscriber onlyPassengers at three Arkansas airports were offered some relief by President Donald Trump's administration on Monday, when the U.S. House Appropriations Committee released a draft of its housing and transportation bill, which includes funding for the Essential Air Services program that connects small communities to major international hubs and large markets. Continue reading...

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