Bosselman opens 25th Boss Shop

| July 06, 2010

A new Boss Shop, based in Benton Harbor, Mich., opened July 2, Bosselman Inc. announced. The new store makes a total of 25 such heavy-duty truck repair and service centers, all located in 18 states. As ...

Bridgestone truck tire prices jump

| July 01, 2010

The base price of its truck radial tires has increased up to 6 percent in the United States, Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions announced. The increase became effective July 1, the Muscatine, Iowa-based company said.

Ryder honors top carriers

| July 01, 2010

Thirteen fleets have been awarded Ryder System Inc.'s top carrier honor, the Miami-based transportation and supply chain logistics company announced. The award is based on on-time performance, claims handling, customer service, technology applications, economic value and ...

TransTech replaces former scan service at Flying J

| July 01, 2010

Pegasus TransTech truck stop scanning services are replacing all of Flying J's 180 Scan & Go Express scanning, the newly merged Pilot Flying J travel center company announced. Transflo Express scanning will be installed at all ...

Averitt’s flatbed service expands

| June 30, 2010

Regional flatbed drivers are being hired in a company-wide expansion, Averitt Express announced. The Cookeville, Tenn.-based carrier recently ordered nearly 50 flatbed trailers to augment its current fleet of more than 50. The carrier is increasing flatbed services ...

| June 29, 2010

PIB TIP: AIM FOR THE MIDDLE ON WEDNESDAYS. By midweek, about half of your gross revenue for the week already should be in hand. The other half of your gross revenue should be generated by ...

| June 29, 2010

David and Wanda Shelby, of Hilliard, Fla., own this 2007 Peterbilt 386, their first truck. It is equipped with a 475-hp Caterpillar.

Central Freight Lines driver logs 5 million safe miles

| June 29, 2010

Central Freight Lines company driver Sandy Menzdorf earned the fleet’s 5 Million Miler Award, having logged 5,375,000 miles safely in 43 years of driving long-haul, the Waco, Texas-based carrier announced. Menzdorf began working at age 16 ...

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