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NEXT Trucking Named Pioneer’s Preferred Logistics Partner

LYNWOOD, Calif., July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — NEXT Trucking, an elite mobile on-demand freight shipping platform, announced a new partnership today with Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc., a worldwide corporation that specializes in consumer electronics. NEXT Trucking will be handling all facets of the supply chain for the Japanese electronics brand. The 2-year contract has NEXT Trucking […]

Transport America Announces Apprenticeship Program for Military Veterans and Holds Veteran’s Day Recognition Event

EAGAN, Minn., Nov. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Transport America, a subsidiary of TransForce, Inc (TSX:TFI), was recently approved by the Department of Labor and the Veterans Administration to offer an Apprenticeship Program to military veterans. This program helps veterans transition from the military to the transportation industry. Military veterans who take advantage of Transport America’s program […]

Company Growth Triggers Large Scale Recruiting Efforts at Barton Logistics

BANDERA, Texas, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — But for Barton it’s not all about the building and the desks. “Finding people with winning attitudes who are willing to work hard, commit to personal growth and, most importantly, who take great care of the person driving the truck isn’t easy. But we won’t settle for less. It’s […]

New Bill Creates Pilot Program to Allow Younger CDL Holders to Cross State Lines

ARLINGTON, Va., June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, the American Trucking Associations thanked Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and offered its support for her bill to create job opportunities and address the growing shortage of commercial truck drivers by studying lowering the age commercial drivers can operate across state lines.

Goodyear Donates Blimp Gondola to Crawford Auto Aviation Museum

CLEVELAND, Feb. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company  (NASDAQ: GT) announced today that it will donate the gondola from the Spirit of Goodyear blimp to the Crawford Auto Aviation Museum of the Western Reserve Historical Society here. “It has been wonderful collaborating with Goodyear to add this blimp gondola to the Crawford […]

Lynden Transport makes Top 100 Truckers list for fourth year

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — For the fourth consecutive year, Lynden Transport was selected as one of the top national motor carriers by Inbound Logistics magazine and included in its annual Top 100 Truckers list. Each year Inbound Logistics editors select the best transportation carriers by carefully evaluating

Alaska Governor Parnell to recognize Lynden Transport Driver John Schank

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Lynden Transport Driver John Schank will receive a letter of commendation from Alaska Governor Sean Parnell in a special ceremony Thursday, Oct. 2 at 1:50 p.m. at the Fairbanks Service Center, 3001 Peger Road.