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By Jeff Berman · September 19, 2017
Transportation and logistics bellwether FedEx yesterday announced rate increases for various business lines, including FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, and FedEx Freight, which will take effect on January 1, 2018.
By Jeff Berman · September 19, 2017
A recent stretch of low motor carrier driver turnover rates appears to have come to an end, according to data issued this week by the American Trucking Associations (ATA).
By Jeff Berman · September 19, 2017
The Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported earlier this week that the average price per gallon of diesel gasoline dropped 1.6 cents to $2.786 per gallon.
By Jeff Berman · September 18, 2017
With the calendar getting closer to Monday, December 18, also known in trucking circles as the day that electronic logging devices (ELD) go live, it looks like things are all system go for the mandate, which has received a fair amount of attention in recent months.
By Jeff Berman · September 18, 2017
Getting a read on the state of the economy was a key theme at last week’s 2017 FTR Transportation Conference in Indianapolis. This annual event always does a terrific job of putting things into perspective, with insights coming from myriad industry stakeholders, including shippers, carriers, 3PLs, and analysts, among others.
By Patrick Burnson · September 18, 2017
Mollie Bailey, Director, International, LCB, at Transplace, provides readers with insights and advice on how to leverage the new ocean cargo carrier scenario in this exclusive interview.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 18, 2017
Robots and Google Glass may be here sooner than you think, according to DHL
By Jeff Berman · September 15, 2017
Retail sales data for the month of August issued today by the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation were very consistent in showing sequential declines and annual gains.
By Jeff Berman · September 15, 2017
Earlier this week, the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) said it signed off on an amendment to THE Alliance Agreement that, in a sense, ensures each member Alliance member has each other’s back in the form of a contingency fund that FMC said “can be used to help member carriers manage through, and recover from, the insolvency or financial distresses of a participating line.”
By MMH Staff · September 15, 2017
Leading corrugated and plastic packaging manufacturer acquires specialist in contract manufacturing, custom assembly, repacking, and food product packaging and fulfillment for consumer packaged goods companies.
By Josh Bond · September 14, 2017
The company's first forklift factory outside Japan started at 280,000 square feet, and has expanded 14 times to more than 1.3 million square feet.
By MMH Staff · September 14, 2017
More than 100 individuals and companies have already pledged $25,000, and PMMI will match funds up to $100,000; all proceeds from the annual Pack Gives Back event featuring The Doobie Brothers will be donated to the American Red Cross.
By MMH Staff · September 14, 2017
Acquisition follows the announcement of the acquisition of HighJump Software, sister company to TrueCommerce, by Körber AG.
By MMH Staff · September 13, 2017
Company welcomes more than 200 visitors to its new strategically placed Tech Center.
By Patrick Burnson · September 12, 2017
The collapse of Hanjin in 2016 fueled speculation that new players might be emboldened to enter the “Top Tier” and begin competing for market share. By attacking targeted trade lanes left by the void of services, some carriers are finally finding a way to make money, too.

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