A deaf trucker had a CDL and a FMCSA exemption. EEOC says Werner should have hired him

A deaf trucker had a CDL and a FMCSA exemption. EEOC says Werner should have hired him

A deaf trucker got his CDL, got a pass from FMCSA, had a job, but Werner said the law wouldn’t allow it to hire him. Now the case is in court.

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Photos: Building a modern truck dealership

Photos: Building a modern truck dealership

Family owned TEC Equipment operates 26 Mack and Volvo truck dealerships in five states. In June, the company opened a $30 million location in Fontana, CA. Here is a look at that facility.

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What The Truck?!? - July 20, 2018

What The Truck?!? - July 20, 2018

Opponents of the EPA loosening glider kits rules get a quick stay from DC court. How community colleges are combating the driver squeeze. Amazon's Prime Day "Christmas in July" to test supply chain. CSX announces record 58.6% Operating Ratio, says turnaround not finished yet. JP and Chad discuss all this and more on this week's episode.

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Demand continues to exceed capacity, as DAT barometers still point to strong growth

Demand continues to exceed capacity, as DAT barometers still point to strong growth

After setting one record high after another in the early weeks of 2018, the weekly DAT Dry Van and Reefer Barometers have pulled back slightly before stabilizing in a strong growth range.

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Today's Pickup: Tesla stocks dip over profitability concerns and Model 3 cancellations

Today's Pickup: Tesla stocks dip over profitability concerns and Model 3 cancellations

Tesla stocks fell by about 2.5% today after a Needham analyst raised concerns on the increased cancellations of Model 3 cars over different reasons like long waiting times, unavailability of base model and the expiration of the $7,500 credit.

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Daimler Trucks North America recalls 18,000 Cascadia tractors for brake caliper issue

Daimler Trucks North America recalls 18,000 Cascadia tractors for brake caliper issue

Daimler Trucks North America is recalling 18,105 2018-2019 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles for a brake caliper mounting bolt issue, the company informed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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TEC Equipment's new California dealership showcases efficiency, customer-first approach

TEC Equipment's new California dealership showcases efficiency, customer-first approach

Covering 14 acres, TEC Equipment’s new Mack/Volvo dealership in Fontana, CA, is designed to improve customer service and features many driver amenities.

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UK stares down the barrel as price of dairy products set to increase post-Brexit

UK stares down the barrel as price of dairy products set to increase post-Brexit

The U.K. has the second largest dairy trade deficit in the world, with 98% of all its dairy products being sourced from the EU. Once Brexit hits, the country might have a problem doing business like before.

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Fleet Advantage: 2018 Truck Lifecycle Data Index

Fleet Advantage: 2018 Truck Lifecycle Data Index

Each year, Fleet Advantage—a provider of fleet management analytics and solutions—publishes their Truck Lifecycle Data Index (TLDI). Its 2018 TLDI was released at the start of the month, and FreightWaves spoke to John Sternal, Director of PR and social media for Merit Mile for Fleet Advantage to contextualize their findings.

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Volvo Q2 sales exceed 100 billion kronor for the first time as sales figures rise up by 18% globally

Volvo Q2 sales exceed 100 billion kronor for the first time as sales figures rise up by 18% globally

Volvo’s Q2 had the company’s sales earnings climb past hundred billion Swedish kronor, buoyed by double digit growth figures around the world except Europe, where its market has stabilized and is at the point of saturation.

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