Industry briefs

White River offers new programs

| December 10, 2011

White River Transportation, an agent of Time Dispatch Services Inc., has announced a number of new initiatives. To boost driver recruitment, the Burr Ridge, Ill.-based company is offering a $5,000 down payment as a short-term loan ...

Maverick to add 350 new trucks

| December 09, 2011

Among the new trucks, 190 units will be replacements. The remaining 160 units will represent growth.

G&P to deliver wreaths for outreach

| December 09, 2011

Gaston, S.C.-based G&P Trucking Co. will deliver wreaths to veterans’ graves as part of the national Wreaths Across America outreach. G&P driver Danny Burgess, a Navy veteran, will transport the wreaths in South Carolina cemeteries for ...

Love’s opens Kankakee, Ill., stop

| December 08, 2011

A new travel plaza with Arby's restaurant and 90 truck spaces opened in Kankakee, Ill., off Interstate 57 at exit 308, Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores said. Drivers who make purchases at the stop through ...

U.S. Capitol tree lit

| December 07, 2011

The 63-foot tree was transported cross-country by a Mack Pinnacle Axle Back model truck.

Nussbaum retrofits trailers with TrailerTail devices

| December 06, 2011

Carrier will retrofit most of its trailer fleet with ATDynamics TrailerTails and side skirts by the end of the year.

Dana, Eaton ending joint marketing relationship

| December 06, 2011

Over the next six months, each company will prepare to sell, market and service customers independently of each other.

Crete Carrier group earns top pay recognition

| December 02, 2011

A carrier must qualify in three critical categories: top tier pay, benefits and carrier stability.

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