News from the fleets

Mercer Transportation owner-operator team drivers Tom and Debbie Berkel hosted their second annual charity auction Oct. 18-19 at the carrier’s corporate headquarters in Louisville, Ky. The event raised $3,000, which was split between Special Olympics and the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign. More than 150 Mercer contractors and employees attended the auction, which showcased 182 items, including a new Dell computer and a NASCAR coffeepot.

Salt Lake City-based England Logistics, a wholly owned subsidiary of C.R. England, acquired Taylor, Mich.-based Trans-Man Logistics Inc. in November for an undisclosed sum. Trans-Man specializes in supply chain services and transportation management