Industry briefs

Love’s opens new Texas stop

| May 06, 2013

Love’s Travel Stops recently opened a new location in Weimar, Texas, at Interstate 10, Exit 682. The location includes 88 truck parking spaces, a Wendy’s and Chester’s Chicken restaurants, Love’s Truck Tire Care center, five ...

Peterbilt names engine, medium-duty dealers of year

| May 06, 2013

Peterbilt Trucks recently named Rush Peterbilt Truck Center the 2012 Medium Duty Dealer of the Year and Valley Peterbilt the 2012 Paccar MX-13 Engine Dealer of the Year. Rush Peterbilt Truck Center, of Nashville, Tenn., ...

CRST acquires division of Allied Van Lines

| May 06, 2013

CRST International, Inc., recently acquired the Allied Special Products division of Allied Van Lines, based in Fort Wayne, Ind. The company specializes in moving high-value products including motorcycles, medical products and office equipment. The acquisition ...

Freight Exchange selected for Trucker Weight Loss Showdown

| May 06, 2013

Freight Exchange of North America (F/X) recently announced they were selected to participate in the third annual TCA Trucker’s Weight Loss Showdown. The showdown challenges employees at five national carriers to participate in the 10-week ...

IdleAir opens Dallas location

| May 06, 2013

IdleAir, TSE service provider, has opened a new location in Dallas, Texas. The facility is located at Flying J No. 726, Exit 472 off I-20. The company is offering free, limited service at this location ...

Shorepower adds CA locations

| April 26, 2013

Shorepower Technologies' newest installation of power pedestals at the Pilot Flying J Travel Plaza in Lebec, Calif., completes the Interstate 5 corridor, the company has announced. The truck stop in Lebec joins five other truckstops ...

Schneider unveils first-ever intermodal tank container for liquids, chemicals

| April 25, 2013

In a move that the carrier says will remove the remove some supply chain inefficiencies, Schneider National Bulk Carriers this week has introduced the first liquid and chemical hauler that can be used for both truck and rail.

Civilianjobs.com names Epes MVE

| April 25, 2013

CivilianJobs.com recently named North Carolina-based carrier Epes Transport System a 2013 Most Valuable Employers for Military finalist. The recognition helps military-experienced job seekers and veterans identify the top employers for civilian careers. For more information ...

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