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Midnight Express Rides into the Cover of Apex Client Calendar

A dynamic duo? Trucking company husband-and-wife team David and Lisa Dahlke certainly do run their Midnight Express business like a well-oiled, chrome-shiny semi. In their case, it would be an eye-popping, turquoise Kenworth W900 beauty from 2015. That stunning truck … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 10/23/17

Drivers on Mobile Device ELD Can Change Duty Status Away from Vehicle All news about ELDs comes with great anticipation given that the electronic logging device mandate is December 18, 2017. So, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 8/7/17

Attention Walmart Shippers! Walmart has established new shipping and delivery policies that impact any carrier that hauls for them. The new policy, named “On-Time, In-Full”, will charge carriers who deliver late, early, or mispacked shipments. Walmart says they will phase … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 6/26/17

Bill Introduced to Repeal ‘Excessive’ Federal Excise Tax on Trucks New legislation is poised to repeal the 12% federal excise tax on trucks that was originally introduced in 1917 to help offset the costs of World War I. A U.S. … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 6/13/17

ELD Mandate Comes Color-Coated State by State What states are on board with the ELD mandate? As you know electric logging devices are to be law in most commercial vehicles by December 18, 2017. Overdrive Magazine presents a map with … Continued

Guide to MATS 2017

The Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) is a sight to behold. MATS is known as the “largest annual trucking event in the world” and attracts thousands of people every year. If you’re planning to be in Louisville, Kentucky March 23-25, we … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 2/2/17

Senate Confirms Elaine Chao as the Secretary of Transportation The Senate confirmed Elaine Chao to be the next Secretary of Transportation in a 93-6 vote. Read more from Land Line Magazine and American Trucker. President Trump Signs Executive Order Calling … Continued

The Road Less Traveled

Tips for Truck Drivers on Unfamiliar Roads Getting to explore new cities and towns as you drive across the country is one of the perks of being a long haul truck driver. But even trucking pros can get lost and … Continued

Top 5 Stories of 2016

It’s hard to believe that 2016 is almost over. This year, the trucking industry prepared for the upcoming ELD mandate, struggled with falling diesel prices, saw Donald Trump win the Presidential election, and followed the first freight delivery by a … Continued