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TCA holds Wellness Week

TCA and state trucking associations will host health fairs and "celebrity walks" during National Truck Driver Appreciation & Wellness Week at 12 TA/Petro locations across the United States from 3 to 8 p.m. local time on Tuesday, Sept. 18.

Pilot offering double points

The Pilot Flying J team is recognizing the month of September as Driver Appreciation Month by offering double points on professional drivers’ MyRewards cards from Aug. 28-Oct. 2.

Reader: ‘The grass doesn’t get any greener’

Readers give kudos to the trucking company owner (other than themselves) in their lives.

Playing the cards right in driver appreciation

Personal relationships drive good businesses -- nowhere is that more true than in trucking.

Driver appreciation campaign to award cash, rinds, duct tape

Rudolph Foods, manufacturer of pork rinds, and ShurTech Brands, makers of Duck brand duct tape, will celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Sept. 16-22, with an eight-week campaign and a video contest. Truckers are invited to record videos filling in ...

Like pork rinds? Contest for year’s supply begins 7/1

Starting July 1, you'll have a chance to win a years' supply of pork rinds (and $1,500) from Rudolph Foods by sharing a video filling in the following blank: "Three ...

Trio to perform at trucking show

Three performing groups will headline the free concert March 23 following the show.

Trio to perform at Kentucky trucking show

El Camino, Blackberry Smoke and James Otto will perform March 23 in Mobil Delvac concert.

For the Record

NTSB urges ban on all cell phone use in commercial trucks, FMCSA under pressure to keep HOS rule, driver turnover rises in second quarter and more industry news items are ...

Fleet Focus

Drivers and carriers receive recognition and awards.

Trucker wins GPS system

Bill Stewart, a St. Louis resident, won a Rand McNally IntelliRoute TND 500 Model Trucker GPS system, Truck Centers Inc. said. The dealer network held a drawing for the GPS system and other prizes in honor of National Truck Driver ...

Truck Centers to give away GPS

Drivers can win a Rand McNally IntelliRoute TND 500 Model Trucker GPS from Truck Centers, Inc. during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Sept. 11-18. Participants can enter at Truck Center dealers, a Daimler Truck of North America network in the Midwest, ...

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New regulations will increase truck cost, owner-operator pay expected to rise, natural gas trucks catching on and other industry news items are featured.

ATA sponsors video contest

The American Trucking Associations will sponsor a video contest for National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Sept. 11-17. ATA is seeking amateur video submissions from professional truck drivers, driver’s families, shippers, suppliers, allied companies or community members explaining why professional truck drivers ...

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Driver data could go public, U.S. and Mexico sign trucking deal, broker regulatory bill reintroduced and other industry news items are featured.

Truck stop electrification expands at several locations

Electrification was installed at truck stops in Tennessee, New York, Florida, Texas, Pennsylvania and Oregon.

Carriers urged to support driver appreciation week

Companies are asked to list their events for Sept. 11-17 event.

Detroit Diesel to honor truckers

Truckers may tour Detroit manufacturing plant, have lunch and get free merchandise as part of a driver appreciation promotion for August.

Detroit Diesel to honor truckers

Truckers may tour the Detroit manufacturing plant, have lunch and get free merchandise as part of a driver appreciation promotion for the month of August, Detroit Diesel Corp. announced. CDL holders should sign up 48 hours in advance and can register ...

Broker Trinity Transport seeking best driver nominations

On its website and Facebook page, broker Trinity Transport is seeking nominations for a competition for best truck driver held in conjunction with National Truck Driver Appreciation week, "dedicated to those ...