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  • Purolator reaches tentative deal with Teamsters

    March 29, 2017 7:29AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Purolator and its Teamster local unions have reached a tentative agreement, avoiding a strike that was set to take effect today. The tentative deal must still be ratified by members. Purolator’s final offer was initially rejected by

  • Purolator to suspend shipments as strike looms

    March 28, 2017 7:08AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – A strike by Purolator drivers appears imminent, after the Teamsters rejected the company’s latest offer. Purolator says it’s looking forward to resuming collective bargaining, after 56% of Teamsters members rejected its latest offer. The union has issued

  • Purolator drivers vote to strike

    January 17, 2017 9:37AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Purolator drivers voted 97.4% in favor of strike action, according to the Teamsters union that represents them. Membership has not yet authorized strike action and the bargaining committee has not set a strike deadline, the union said

  • Green to Gold: Waiting for the greap leap forward

    September 10, 2014 8:00AM by Harry Rudolfs

    Diesel engines are becoming cleaner and more efficient, but alternative fuels are gaining in popularity. Will diesel still be king of the road in 2025?

  • 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…