FedEx

Teamsters update: Union wins one, loses one at Con-way, withdraws petitions at FedEx

| December 15, 2014

The Teamsters’ efforts to organize drivers and workers at FedEx and Con-way — two of the five biggest fleets in the U.S. — saw mixed results in recent weeks.

Trucking labor disputes: Teamsters win another FedEx victory, court orders benefits payback in misclass case

| November 04, 2014

The Teamsters have scored another victory at FedEx — the labor union’s second overall win at the parcel giant and second within the last month. Also, a California port trucker has been awarded $9,000 for ...

California ports react to Japan quake tsunami

| March 11, 2011

Two Southern California ports took precautionary measures in response to the tsunami advisory.

Trucking jobs surge with November revision

| February 04, 2011

U.S. Department of Labor figures released Feb. 4 show 9,200 more trucking jobs than the agency's report a month ago.

Fast Cash

Todd Dills | December 01, 2010

Independents crippled by cash flow find it can be worth sharing a small piece of the pie with a factor. Getting related services helps, too.

FedEx Ground wins key case

Jill Dunn | August 25, 2010

A federal judge ruled the company’s owner-operators in Kansas are not employees.

Punt on the spicy pork rinds

| August 03, 2010

Add pork rinds to a haul in the Pacific Northwest and you might find yourself with a sore foot and back and a charge of  “driving with wheels off the roadway,” or such was the case ...

Fleet Focus

Overdrive Staff | August 01, 2010

Truckers and carriers are recognized and receive awards.

Editor's Picks

Stay Connected

Sign up to get Overdrive's daily newsletter.