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Amazon now wants to disrupt the shipping industry. Its new trial trucking platform is undercutting prices by up to a third.

Amazon's digital freight brokerage acts as a broker between shippers and truckers, giving the company more control over prices and access to capacity.

Trucking giant Knight-Swift beats on earnings, but cuts guidance due to a ‘less robust’ market

Trucking giant Knight-Swift beat earnings but cuts guidance due to a 'less robust' market. The company's shares were up over 1% on the news.

One of America’s biggest trucking companies is getting squeezed by Trump’s trade war

One of America's biggest trucking companies is getting squeezed. The Trump administration's tariffs are impacting America's economy.
Trucking has become better paid in 2018 — but not enough to fix the driver shortage.

19,000 truck drivers just scored up to $100 million from one of America’s biggest trucking companies — and it’s the latest federal-c...

Truck drivers have been fighting in the nation's courts to receive a minimum wage and other labor benefits.
There are no truck drivers leading the federal agency that governs truck drivers.

None of the people who oversee the federal laws that govern truck drivers were ever truck drivers themselves

Truckers have started to point out that these federal administrators don't understand what it's really like to be a truck driver.
Truck drivers are paid far less than they were a few decades ago, thanks largely to deregulation.

The new trucking freight futures market could help companies better manage their budgets — and secure better pay for truck drivers

Truck drivers are paid far less than they were a few decades ago, thanks largely to deregulation.
One of New England Motor Freight's challenges may have been one too many Amazon packages.

A top trucking company just declared bankruptcy — and Amazon may have helped usher its downfall

New England Motor Freight had a host of challenges, but one of them was an overreliance on Amazon as a customer.
Trucking and transportation costs represent some 8% of US GDP.

A futures market is finally opening for the $726 billion trucking industry

Trucking and transportation costs represent some 8% of US GDP.

C.R. England’s 6,500-plus truck drivers just landed another pay raise as trucker shortage continues to rock the transportation industry

Many of the truck drivers who bring your groceries across the country just got a pay raise.