Recently, one of our team came across this Podcast episode of NPR’s Planet Money. Needless to say this resource doesn’t come up as much in conversations of shipping or transportation equipment. That said, many of the National Public Radio podcasts are fascinating and this one is no exception. They are definitely worth your time and […]
Trailer News and Thoughts Archive
News & thoughts from our team and around the interwebs about over-the-road trailers, trailer trends, the transportation outlook, and how to buy both new and used equipment to grow your business. Though we carry all types of trailers, or can find them, our expertise is in tank trailers of all types which is utilized by manufacturers like Tremcar and Troxell from time to time. For your container needs, we can sell or rent a 20-foot, 40-foot for 40-foot high cube in its plain form letting you pick it out at a reasonable price. However, with some of the pioneers of the container modification industry on staff and as supplier, we can modify your container into anything you want and several things you might not have thought of.We share some of those ideas here to start you thinking about the possibilities of what could be.
Gas Station Pump. Gasoline and Diesel Pump. Fuel Distributor – Fuel Choice. Closeup Photo. Diesel prices returned to growth mode this week, with the average price per gallon heading up 0.7 cents to $2.389 per gallon, according to data released by the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA). This increase negated a 0.7 cent […]
An article this week in Heavy Duty Trucking‘s Truckinginfo blog details a session at the American Trucking Associations’ Management Conference and Exhibition over the weekend in Las Vegas. In a session hosted by ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello, he and his guest Diane Swonk, Analyst, Founder & CEO of DS Economics. The consensus was there is still uncertainty about […]
Article from Supply Chain Management Review Blogs Clicks Will Outpace Bricks in 2016 Supply chain managers should note that one of the bright spots of the U.S. economy has been consumer spending. By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor January 08, 2016 E-commerce retail sales are expected to continue to grow at double-digit growth rates during 2016-2022, […]
An article from Supply Chain Management Review: The Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) recently reported that U.S. trade with its North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico in October dropped 10.7 percent annually to $96.6 billion. BTS said October marked the first month on record that saw total value […]