7/18/14 9:00 am EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Compared to last year’s first half, TransCore Link Logistics Canadian
Freight Index saw volumes swell an impressive 42 percent year-over-year,
shattering any combined semi-annual volumes since TransCore Link
Logistics started recording data. June also marks the sixth consecutive
month of record-setting volumes.
Month-over-month load volumes were flat from May to June. While second
quarter volumes decreased four percent from the firstmore...
6/18/14 7:15 am EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian freight volumes rose two percent from
April to May. Even with this modest monthly increase, year-over-year
volumes continue their impressive rise, increasing 31 percent over May
TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index accurately measures trends from
roughly 5,000 of Canada’s trucking companies. Real-time and historical
data on total truck and load volumes, as well as ratios in specific
5/14/14 1:40 pm EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index declined after March’s
spike in loads. April’s load volumes fell by 12 percent
month-over-month, but year-over-year volumes continued to show growth,
increasing 41 percent over April 2013. These volumes are the highest
ever recorded for the month of April since TransCore Link Logistics
started recording data.
Available equipment postings are showing a positive trend with
5/6/14 4:22 pm EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics today announces the creation of its new
scholarship program, LinkScholar. Dependents of TransCore clients are
eligible to apply for one $2,500 scholarship based on academic
excellence and one $2,500 scholarship based on demonstration of
attributes of a model student.
Program aims to help students reach their potential by providing
financial assistance towards their tuition. “I see thismore...
4/21/14 1:07 pm EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fourth consecutive month, TransCore
Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index continued its trend-setting
elevated load volumes. March volumes were the highest ever recorded for
any month, surpassing last March’s volumes by 50 percent and last
month’s volumes by 16 percent.
The first quarter shattered any combined quarterly volumes since
TransCore Link Logistics started recording data. Load volumes for the
4/9/14 9:49 am EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics will launch a new truck-to-load ratio
operations planning tool in Toronto at Truck World - Canada’s National
Trucking Show, April 10-12. TransCore’s Posting
Index enables carriers and freight brokers to access real-time and
historical data on total truck and load volumes, as well as ratios in
specific areas. Delivered as a cloud service, Posting Index can drill
deep by geographic area, equipment type, and Truck-to-Load (more...
3/13/14 12:31 pm EDT
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following January’s astonishing records, TransCore
Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index had another notable month.
February’s total load volumes dipped slightly by five percent compared
to January; however, February had fewer shipping days. As a daily
average, loads for February were four percent higher than in January.
February had its highest year-over-year increase ever, an impressive 60
percent. This surpassed the previous Februarymore...
2/20/14 12:47 pm EST
Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index opened the New Year with never
seen before highs in load volumes. After closing last year setting a
record high for December, January volumes climbed sharply by 43 percent
month-over-month, marking its volumes the highest ever recorded for the
month of January in any year. January’s year-over-year increase also set
the stage for the year by an astonishing 47 percent, beating last
1/22/14 10:33 am EST
Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index closed last year setting a record
high for December load volumes. With two fewer shipping days, December’s
volumes jumped 11 percent month-over-month and represented the highest
month-over-month percentage change for the second half of the year.
December also had the largest year-over-year increase compared to any
month in 2013 surpassing December 2012 load volumes by a remarkable 29
1/21/14 9:05 am EST
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To address the traffic needs of one of the busiest and diverse commerce
corridors in the U.S., TransCore
and the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission are on schedule to complete
another phase of an adaptive traffic control system just in time for
Super Bowl 2014.
To improve traffic flow and reduce congestion, TransCore began
engineering and installing an adaptive traffic control system at more
than 100 intersections throughout themore...
12/23/13 12:55 pm EST
Link Logistics reported declines in Canadian Freight Index volumes for
the month of November. The month-over-month load volumes fell by nine
percent compared to October 2013 offset by two fewer shipping days and
the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. November’s year-over-year load volumes
had a marginal decline of two percent compared to the previous year’s
load volumes for the same month.
Load volumes for November weremore...
11/27/13 11:27 am EST
Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed improvement in October
with month-over-month load volumes increasing by seven percent compared
to September. Year-over-year load volumes also surpassed the previous
year’s by eight percent.
Cross-border load volumes averaged 68 percent of the month’s
total. Cross-border loads originating in Canada destined to the United
States saw a 15 percent increase from the same periodmore...