freight demand

Pulse

Max Heine | May 01, 2012

It can be tough to grasp exactly how the turbulence of the last five years has affected the viability of the owner-operator in trucking.

Shippers Conditions Index drops to -5.6 in February

| April 19, 2012

FTR Associates' Shippers Conditions Index fell from January, but rose year over year.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | December 01, 2011

Red Giant makes big boast, a truck driver musician plus Gauges, Truck Gallery, Channel 19 and more industry news items.

ATA economist sees mixed trucking outlook

| October 18, 2011

Industry faces softening demand and rising costs but capacity should continue to remain tight.

FTR: Shippers’ lot improves

| June 15, 2011

FTR says the healthier environment for shippers is due to a slowdown in freight demand growth.

The Two-Truck Transition

Max Kvidera | June 03, 2011

The extra profit of a small fleet comes with the high price of investment, planning and stress.

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