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Truck Driver Pay: By the Mile or Hour?

Back in October 2018, a US district judge in Arkansas ruled that PAM Transport, a trucking company based in the state, would have to pay its drivers at least minimum wage for the 16 hours each day that they work. A couple of weeks ago, the judge reaffirmed his ruling. As reported by Business Insider: […]

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The Transportation Revolution: Takeaways from CLX Logistics’ 6th Annual Customer Conference

Last month, I had the opportunity to speak at CLX Logistics’ 6th Annual Customer Conference in Philadelphia. The theme of this year’s conference was “The Transportation Revolution: In It Together” — an appropriate theme considering all of the forces impacting the transportation industry today (everything from new technologies to new regulations to ever-present challenges such […]

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This Week in Logistics News (September 29 – October 3, 2014)

We had friends over for dinner last Friday, and the kids ran off to play hide-and-seek after eating. A half hour later, my nine year old son opens the coat closet door and calls out, “Hey guys, are we still playing?” Apparently, he had been hiding in the closet the entire time while the other […]

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This Week in Logistics News (August 18-22, 2014)

As you read this, I am driving back home from Niagara Falls, where I spent a few days with my extended family, including my in-laws who were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. After two weeks of beaches, waterfalls, driving, and ice cream after every meal, I am officially vacationed out. With very little time before […]

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