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  • Industry to hold appreciation week for truckers

    August 7, 2019 3:36PM by Abdul Latheef

    TORONTO, Ont. – Preparations are underway for the annual National Trucking Week, which gives the industry an opportunity to thank truckers who keep the country’s freight moving. This year’s event will be held from Sept. 1 through Sept. 7. During

  • AMTA holds Truck Driving Championship at new Edmonton facility

    June 25, 2019 7:48PM by Truck News-West

    EDMONTON, Alta. – Alberta’s Professional Truck Driving Championship was held in Edmonton this past weekend with winners taking home top honors in four categories. Drivers from across the province competed in the 71st annual event, hosted by the Alberta Motor

  • Young “hackers” help Canada Cartage fight cargo theft

    February 5, 2019 7:11AM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. – Canada Cartage recently engaged Ontario university students to help fight cargo theft. More than 600 students participated in 30-hour non-stop “hack-a-thon” event called DeltaHacks on Jan. 26-27. Participating businesses presented the hackers with challenges, and students then

  • Canada Cartage helps launch connected vehicle tech group

    December 13, 2018 12:43PM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. – Canada Cartage has announced it is part of a group launching the Centre for Integrated Transportation and Mobility (CITM) to help Ontario companies develop connected vehicles and mobility technologies. The $10.5-million center is a public-private partnership between

  • Canada Cartage wins marketing awards

    May 25, 2018 1:46PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canada Cartage has won two marketing awards from the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA). The awards of merit were for the integrated campaign, and direct mail campaign categories. The awards recognized marketing and sales best practices

  • SafetyDriven awards seven trucking companies

    May 15, 2018 7:00PM by Truck West

    LANGLEY, B.C. – Seven transportation companies have been honored by SafetyDriven – Trucking Safety Council of B.C. – with Bison Transport accepting the Health and Safety Innovation Award for its leadership. The recognition is for the companies’ commitment to keeping

  • Canada Cartage buys Doyle Transportation

    November 7, 2017 6:11AM by Truck News

    GUELPH, Ont. – Canada Cartage has announced its acquisition of Doyle Transportation. Doyle provides dedicated fleet outsourcing, full truckload, and less than truckload services to customers, both domestically and cross-border. The company has a 20,000 sq.-ft. facility in Guelph, which

  • Canada Cartage makes Ottawa flatdeck acquisition

    June 5, 2017 9:03AM by Truck News

    OTTAWA, Ont. – Canada Cartage has announced its expansion in the Ottawa area, through the acquisition of the Fred Guy specialty flatdeck division and the opening of a new cross-dock terminal. “Opening a new terminal and taking over the Fred

  • Canada Cartage bolsters IT infrastructure through Bell partnership

    November 22, 2016 7:55AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canada Cartage announced it has strengthened its communications and IT infrastructure through a new partnership with Bell. The company is making a shift towards cloud-based services and has co-located its data operations with Bell’s Q9 Networks. The

  • Canada Cartage helping keep the homeless hydrated

    June 21, 2016 8:27AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Noting that more homeless people die from dehydration in the summer months than freeze to death in the winter, Canada Cartage is once again taking steps to deliver drinking water to those who need it. Canada Cartage

  • On the road to a new career

    February 23, 2016 11:12AM by Derek Clouthier

    The Gordons now campaign for others to follow suit after entering trucking as a second career

  • Canada Cartage makes deliveries for Project Water

    June 26, 2015 11:14AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Canada Cartage this week transported 300,000 bottles of water as part of Project Water. The water was delivered from Nestle Canada to the Engage and Change parking lot of pick-up by front-line relief organizations. Since its launch,

  • Canada Cartage to buy Vanguard Global Services

    December 15, 2014 11:12AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Canada Cartage has announced plans to acquire third-party logistics firm Vanguard Global Services. The transaction is expected to close in January 2015 and the combined companies will provide complete asset and non-asset based transportation services in North

  • Data Driven: Telematics from scratch

    September 4, 2014 3:03PM by Carolyn Gruske

    Canada Cartage builds its own information system

  • Canada Cartage supports Project Water

    July 17, 2014 11:20AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canada Cartage has once again showed its support for Engage and Change’s Project Water. The project gives bottle water to outreach programs to fight the number of homeless people who die because of dehydration. Canada Cartage volunteered