What does Trump’s VP pick mean for trucking?

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Talon Logistics. In this issue, JD Vance and freight, relief at the diesel pump, and more.

Anti-speed limiter, pro-truck parking


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Trucking Elegy — Just days removed from an assassination attempt, former President Donald Trump made his pick for vice president Monday afternoon at the Republican National Convention. The pick? Millennial U.S. Sen. JD Vance of Ohio.

“Most folks probably don’t realize that 70% of American freight is transported by...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/what-does-trumps-vp-pick-mean-for-trucking

Beryl’s aftermath

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Talon Logistics. In this issue, Houston begins recovery from Beryl, speed limiters delayed and more.

Talon Logistics allows forward-thinking BCOs and Freight Forwarders to reduce their carbon footprint while achieving cost parity for Zero-Emission Vehicles. Find out more at TalonLogisticsInc.com/Sustainability.

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Just steal it: Why carriers avoid Memphis |

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Chevron Renewable Energy Group. In this issue, cargo theft in Memphis, truck stop dating, trucker health and more.

Chevron Renewable Energy Group provides liquid fuels to help power the lower-carbon energy journey — with leading-edge quality, go-to-market agility, lower-carbon solutions and strategic partnerships. Visit regi.com today.

Thieves target Nike truck in Memphis

Fox 13 Memphis

Brazen — Monday evening three men targeted a Nike...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/just-steal-it-why-carriers-avoid-memphis

Squat challenge shines light on supply chain fitness

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Chevron Renewable Energy Group. In this issue, Squats Across America; Aurora and Uber Freight team up; RXO stock soars; and more.

Chevron Renewable Energy Group provides liquid fuels to help power the lower-carbon energy journey — with leading-edge quality, go-to-market agility, lower-carbon solutions and strategic partnerships. Visit regi.com today.

Squats Across America

Linkedin

Get low — About a month and a half ago, my father had a...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/squat-challenge-shines-light-on-supply-chain-fitness

Your strangest shipments

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Chevron Renewable Energy Group. In this issue, strangest hauls; when dump trucks attack; pets on the road; and more.

Chevron Renewable Energy Group provides liquid fuels to help power the lower-carbon energy journey — with leading-edge quality, go-to-market agility, lower-carbon solutions and strategic partnerships. Visit regi.com today.

Weirdest hauls

LinkedIn

What’s in the box? — Unless you specialize in moving a specific commodity, you...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/your-strangest-shipments

Here comes the market recovery?

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Chevron Renewable Energy Group. In this issue, is the market recovering?; freight broker attrition; rate the strap work gone wrong; FOSC24; and more.

Chevron Renewable Energy Group provides liquid fuels to help power the lower-carbon energy journey — with leading-edge quality, go-to-market agility, lower-carbon solutions and strategic partnerships. Visit regi.com today.

We’re so back, maybe

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“Has the long awaited freight recovery just...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/here-comes-the-market-recovery

Lego’s new semi

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Redwood Logistics. In this issue, did Memorial Day pop spot rates; Lego’s new semitruck; wait times drop; and more.

Back to work in the home of the free, because of the brave


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https://www.freightwaves.com/news/legos-new-semi

WTT Shop is open for business

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Redwood Logistics. In this issue, WTT shop opens; what Cass data says about the market; AI load booking.

WTTGear.com

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https://www.freightwaves.com/news/wtt-shop-is-open-for-business

Tornadoes twist freight

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter presented by Redwood Logistics. In this issue, tornadoes twist freight; Zyn shortages; Future of Supply Chain; and more.

Twisters

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Southeast slammed — Woke up this morning to a blackout in Chattanooga, Tennessee, after storms struck across the Southeast last night. In North Carolina more than 80,000 homes are without power. In Chattanooga, 16,000-plus are experiencing a blackout, and I’m one of them. Even came across these downed lines

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/tornadoes-twist-freight

Eclipsemania: What you need to know

Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Newsletter. In this issue, eclipse warnings have some rattled, freight brokerage closures accelerate and more.

Black hole sun

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