Phil Madsen

Ready to roll but delayed again

| February 29, 2012

Finally we're ready to haul freight again but Diane woke up ill this morning.

Reuters says Panther Expedited is for sale

Phil Madsen | February 28, 2012

A report that Panther is for sale prompts this overview of the expediting sector of the trucking industry.

Life makes sense out on the road

| February 27, 2012

Our extended vacation was good but went wrong in some ways.

A bit of Daytona 500 history

| February 26, 2012

The Daytona 500 race has never been rained out before. It was today.

They tax truckers to death and then tax us more

Phil Madsen | February 25, 2012

Talking today about ad valorem tax and thanking truckers

About Express-1 and XPO

Phil Madsen | February 24, 2012

I am researching and writing a story about expedite carrier Express-1 and its parent company XPO Logistics, Inc.

Mistake made, losses cut

| February 23, 2012

Today was about a land purchase that went bad.

Trapped in a cage of my own making

| February 21, 2012

I learned today that an introduction to expediting piece I wrote five years ago is being resurrected for distribution at truck shows and other venues. Learned when the publisher asked me to update ...

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