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By MMH Staff · February 7, 2017
Vice president of sales and marketing, director of dealer development and director of new equipment sales bring a combined 80 years of experience in the industry.
By John Schulz · February 7, 2017
YRC Freight and YRC Regional, collectively the second- and seventh-largest less-than-truckload carriers in the nation, have made field operational organizational changes for better efficiency and safety oversight, effective Feb. 1.
By Jeff Berman · February 7, 2017
Entitled the “Build USA Infrastructure Act,” Fischer, who also serves as chairman of the Senate Committee on Surface Transportation, noted that this bill would address future infrastructure funding shortfalls and provide states with greater flexibility to navigate regulatory burdens that have long delayed critical projects.
By LM Staff · February 7, 2017
The Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported this week that the average price per gallon of diesel gasoline dropped for the fourth straight week, with a 0.4 cent decline to $2.558 per gallon.
By MMH Staff · February 7, 2017
Four finalists were chosen as the most innovative products in each category: Best New Innovation; Best Innovation of an Existing Product; and Best IT Innovation based on concept, value and impact.
By LM Staff · February 6, 2017
U.S. carload traffic was up 2.9 percent, or 28,341 carloads, annually, and on the intermodal side, U.S. container and trailer movements in January were down 1.8 percent, or 18,553 units.
By MMH Staff · February 6, 2017
PMMI releases infographic outlining pharmaceutical market growth, consolidation and investment patterns.
By MMH Staff · February 6, 2017
Standards initiative workgroups restructured following success of standards adoption, basic education work.
By Bob Trebilcock · February 6, 2017
A portfolio of automation technologies allows J&J Vision Care to deliver 99.99% fill and accuracy rates while speeding orders out the door.
By Patrick Burnson · February 6, 2017
According to a new report from CBRE Group, Inc., there’s been a proliferation of warehouses spanning 1 million sq. ft. or larger across the nation. And while “last mile” carriers receive most of the attention these days, the traditional heavyweights are behind much of this growth.
By Jeff Berman · February 3, 2017
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 56.5 in January (a reading of 50 or higher indicates growth), which was down 0.1 percent from December.
By Jeff Berman · February 3, 2017
While the third quarter of 2016, marked the second straight quarter total intermodal volumes declined on the heels of 25 consecutive quarters of growth, the fourth quarter returned to growth mode, albeit barely, according to data in the 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Report issued this week by the Intermodal Association of North America
By MMH Staff · February 2, 2017
To align with market changes and customer needs, Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO) has created a new business division to manage North American activities in the area of logistics solutions named “Toyota Advanced Logistics Solutions” (TALS). TALS shall be operated separately from the forklift business, except for coordination in strategic areas as appropriate.
By LM Staff · February 2, 2017
YRC Freight and YRC Regional, collectively the second- and seventh-largest less-than-truckload carriers in the nation, have made field operational organizational changes for better efficiency and safety oversight, effective Feb. 1.
By Jeff Berman · February 2, 2017
While heading down in recent years, the capital expenditures outlay made by United States freight railroads, specifically Class Is, still remains very impressive. That was made clear in data issued by the Association of American Railroads (AAR) this week, which put the estimated tally for U.S. railroads investment on maintaining and upgrading “the nation’s private rail network” at $22 billion.

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