Target made a major move in the war for same-day shipping with its $550M acquisition of Shipt. Our infographic compares Target with its major competitors in same-shipping, Walmart and Amazon. For a more detailed look at this escalating competition, read Target acquires same-day grocery delivery service Shipt.
Talks were with two key unions; ratification vote still necessary
Progress is being made on meeting the concerns of the Surface Transportation Board: execs
The top 5 ways to be a shipper-of-choice. Daseke bets heavy on oil with Aveda acquisition. The next big thing in LiDAR is tiny and massively scaleable. CSX aims for trucking. Chad and JP discuss all this and more in this week's episode.
Many fortunes have been made doing exactly the opposite.
An analyst says the company management is willing to accept "short term pain."
The Federal Reserve reports the economy is still looking good, but still not without issues. Commodity prices surge and the impacts to trucking.
Almost all of the conditions reported by the company were positive.
Volatility returns to commodity markets, with oil, aluminum, and nickel posting huge price increases. How long will these price shocks last, and how will they affect the economy?
Responses from the Federal Reserve's Beige Book on regional economic conditions show that recent tariffs and capacity issues in freight are starting to pressure businesses.
ELD hard enforcement had its impact on rates months ago, but the physical impacts to drivers and people on the ground is still an issue. Autonomous vehicle technology is progressing rapidly.