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Transfix CEO Drew McElroy.

The US has a major truck driver shortage — but the co-founder of a trucking startup that’s attracted $80 million in funding says there are...

The truck driver shortage has led headlines in the logistics space. Transfix CEO Drew McElroy said it isn't the only thing dragging the industry down.

Here comes trucking giant JB Hunt…

JB Hunt, one of the biggest trucking companies in the US, is set to report fourth-quarter financial results after Thursday's closing bell.
Only 6% of truck drivers are women.

Only 6% of truck drivers are women — but the data suggests they’re safer drivers who are less likely to quit their jobs

Women are safer truck drivers, and they could help lessen the truck driver shortage — but only 6% of truckers are women.
Five-digit bonuses might not be enough to attract truckers.

Trucking companies are offering their drivers bonuses as high as $20,000 — but they say it’s still not enough to fix the truck driver shor...

Five-digit bonuses might not be enough to lure folks into a trucking job that requires being away from home for weeks at a time.
Better stock up now.

Household staples from Hershey’s chocolate to Crest toothpaste will get more expensive next year, and executives are partially blaming the ̵...

Amazon Prime, General Mills, and Tyson Foods said they increased prices in 2018 due to bottlenecks in trucking. 2019 will bring more price hikes.
Truck drivers once detested the ELD mandate — but some are starting to come around.

Truckers say the law that limits them to driving 11 hours a day is a ‘hindrance’ — but one CEO argues that it could actually solve o...

The trucking industry has been going through an upheaval since the implementation of the electronic-logging-device, or ELD, mandate. However, the CEO of KeepTruckin said it might help defeat another major issue for truck drivers.
Truck drivers don't agree with a new bill sponsored by industry leaders.

The trucking industry wants to hire teenagers to solve its driver shortage, but some truckers say it’s a ‘ludicrous’ idea that could...

Truck drivers don't agree with a new bill sponsored by trucking industry leaders. It's called the Drive-SAFE Act, and it was introduced to Congress earlier this year to lower the age minimum to become a truck driver to 18.

Truck drivers’ salaries are experiencing an ‘unprecedented’ jump, but it’s not enough to end the driver shortage that’s ...

The truck-driver shortage is boosting drivers' salaries, but salaries are still as much as 50% lower than they were in the 1970s.