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FedEx Freight customer dump shows LTL carriers in driver’s seat

Hundreds of shippers, including ones that supply big-box retailers like Home Depot and Lowe’s, are scrambling for transportation after FedEx Freight (NYSE: FDX) on Monday abruptly stopped t...

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FedEx Freight prunes 1,400 customers to protect service levels

Shippers given short notice as busiest terminals struggle to handle rising shipment volumes FedEx Freight is immediately cutting service to about 1,400 less-than-truckload customers, affecting thou...

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Plan now for a healthy economic rebound

We’re all pining for post-pandemic life. As vaccine rollouts make this possible, and we fill offices, restaurants, stadiums and hotels again, Canada needs a healthy trucking and logistics indust...

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Bridging the gap to electrification

Developments in recent months have brought some clarity to what the future of zero emissions truck transportation will look like. The paths forged by truck manufacturers – incumbents and start-u...

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Prepare for sticker shock in the warehouse market

It’s hard to be profitable in trucking without strategically located facilities. Several large players recently told me they consider themselves to be in the real estate business, not the trucki...

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CN and Canadian Pacific vie for shippers’ and KCS shareholders’ favor

Both seek to create a railroad with a network extending from Mexico to Canada through US Midwest ivals CN (NYSE: CNI) and Canadian Pacific (NYSE: CP) are vying to win the public...

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