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  • Try Hours Expedite announces new compensation program
    By ExpeditersOnline
    Posted Sep 19th 2008 9:09AM
    Maumee, OH   — Try Hours, Inc. a 20-year-old company that f...
  • All-State Express Expedited Services has money to give
    By Carol Hill
    Posted Aug 8th 2008 10:03AM
    We at All-State Express recognize the continued financial burden of higher fuel costs to our Owner Operators, and want to kick in and do our part...

    We are also extending our Expedite Expo show special - FREE Qualcomm installation for the remainder of the month of August.
  • All-State Express receives WBENC certification
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Jul 30th 2008 2:56AM
    North Carolina-based expedited carrier All-State Express has announced that it has met the criteria for certification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
  • Bolt Express introduces new cash advance program
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Jul 8th 2008 4:38AM
    Bolt Express a Toledo, Ohio based expedite carrier is now offering its owner operators a new hassle-free Cash Advance Program. Bolt Express contractors will be able to take up to 50% of their line haul pay for each load prior to being loaded for a minimal administrative fee.
  • CEO Focus: Ben Bauman of Bolt Express
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Jul 3rd 2008 4:54AM
    "I still see the expedite business growing, at least for Bolt Express. We are still taking market share. I've been in this industry for 23 years now and I think that expedite has become a norm in transportation and industry has finally accepted it as part of supply chain management."

    "With that, I think people accept using it a little more as a way to control inventory. There's a lot of room in this industry for a company that provides real strong service and good rates; they will enjoy real growth."
  • A. Blair Enterprises, Inc. – A Better Business Plan – Higher Pay!
    Posted May 9th 2008 6:04AM
    Few small carriers can boast about 24 continuous and profitable years in the expedited freight industry. With ten years of experience in sales and management for major freight forwarding companies, Tom Robertson began A. Blair Enterprises in 1984 primarily as an air freight forwarding company.
  • Fleet Focus: Capitol Express
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Apr 25th 2008 4:29AM
    "Our drivers are our representatives and our presence out there and they're very sensitive to that. They all carry a pocketful of business cards and they're probably one of our best sources of sales leads! They're an integral part of our success and we like to make sure we take good care of them."

    "We offer a lot of the advantages that you can find with a smaller company because there's more intimacy - you know the people you're working for."
  • What's new at All-State Express?
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Apr 4th 2008 8:47AM
    Kernersville, NC - What are some benefits to you as a Owner/Operator when partnering with All-State Express in using our Fleet Vision Service? ...
  • CEO Focus: Tri-State Expedited Service, Inc.
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Jan 29th 2008 2:56AM
    "Today, the owner-operators are very intelligent people who know what they're going to do before the week starts and what they're going to have left at the end of the week."

    "Eighty percent of them are very successful; the ones that don't plan their operation are the ones that fail. Those are the ones that jump from truck line to truck line, believing that it's going to be better on the other side and it's not."
  • Express-1 Targeting Mexico For More Business
    By Evan Lockridge
    Posted Jan 28th 2008 10:06AM
    Ever since the signing of the North American Free Trade Agreement by the United States, Canada and Mexico more than 10 years ago, truck trade between the three countries has been on the increase. While the debate rages on as to whether this agreement is truly in the best interest of the U.S., more expedite carriers are taking a lesson from what the truckload business has been doing for years -- looking toward the south when it comes to increasing their business. One of them Express-1 Expedited Solutions.