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Truckers sitting in sweet spot as decade winds down, State of Logistics Report says
Truckers seen taking share from rails as technologies drive down costs, improve service, annual report says; transport, inventory costs climbed well above inflation in '17, it adds.
Getting down and dirty with logistics
3PL sends office workers out into the world of trucks, ships, and forklifts.
Changes in parcel landscape loom large as UPS, Teamsters knock heads again
UPS says it needs flexibility to compete with parcel newbies. Will the union play ball?
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U.S. Xpress goes public at $16 per share, below initial projected range
Shares trade unchanged on first day as public company.
Port of Oakland signs nine-year extension with its largest terminal operator
SSA Terminals, port agree to options that could further extend relationship to 2042.
Driver guards cargo at crunch time
Trucker never touched his load when the chips were down.
Private equity firm Jordan Co. strikes again with two more logistics deals
Company acquires Load Delivered Logistics, Logistical Labs in 24-hour interval. Moves come on heels of GlobalTranz purchase last week.
RoadOne parent acquires affiliated drayage firms First Coast, Mile High
Acquisition strengthens RoadOne's drayage capabilities in Southeast, company says.
Jump in dedicated revenues highlights strong 2017 for 3PLs, Armstrong says
Dedicated grows much higher than historical average as shippers seek capacity assurance.
Rhode Island's truck-only toll plan takes effect, truck groups vow war
State first to just toll trucks; ATA calls act unconstitutional.

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