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  • ‘Reefer’ trucks to deliver groceries to GO stations in new program

    February 26, 2018 2:21PM by Truck News

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – Refrigerated (“reefer”) trucks will soon be camped out at five Toronto-area GO Train stations to bring groceries to customers. Metrolinx, the Ontario agency responsible for providing transit planning in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Areas (GTHA), is

  • Top Loblaw drivers crowned

    June 13, 2014 3:02PM by Truck News

    CAMBRIDGE, Ont. — Loblaw drivers working out of the Maple Grove Distribution Centre put their skills on display June 7, during the company’s third annual truck driving championship. The championships followed the same formula as the regional and provincial championships.

  • Tough talk on fuel efficiency

    November 29, 2010 7:36AM by Truck News

    MT: I think the only thing that we can accurately predict about fuel pricing is that it is going to be volatile. When you look ahead with your own supply chain budgets, how do you factor that in? Where do you expect fuel pricing to go, and how…

  • here come the electrics

    October 27, 2010 7:09AM by Truck News

    Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz are credited with introducing the first internal combustion vehicle in 1886. But Canadians were initially more interested in battery-powered trucks. In 1898, mercantile visionary Robert Simpson of Toronto, bought…