Truck News


  • Canada Cartage named Coke’s top Canadian carrier

    April 16, 2015 12:12PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Canada Cartage has been named Coca-Cola Refreshment’s 2014 Canadian Carrier of the Year. It marks the second consecutive year Canada Cartage has been recognized with the award. Carriers are scored based on: on-time delivery percentage, tender acceptance

  • Quality Move Management named Allied’s top cross-border mover

    April 5, 2015 7:25PM by Truck News

    VANCOUVER, B.C. — Quality Move Management has been recognized for the eighth consecutive year, as Allied Van Lines’ Cross-Border Agent of the year. The award recognizes the Allied agency with the highest volume of US-Canada cross-border tonnage, among more than

  • Port Metro Vancouver wins environmental award

    April 5, 2015 7:21PM by Truck News

    VANCOUVER, B.C. — Port Metro Vancouver has won an award for environmental sustainability. The organization was named a Corporate Knights Future 40 Responsible Corporate Leader in Canada. The award is based on 12 key performance indicators ranging from management of

  • Feature Health & Safety


    March 17, 2015 2:19PM by James Menzies

    Congratulations are in order for Bison Transport, which was again named the safest fleet within its division by the Truckload Carriers Association. Bison has finished first in its division a remarkable nine straight times. It’s an unprecedented run. “This is

  • Trailer Wizards named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

    March 10, 2015 6:01AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Trailer Wizards has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies. The program, sponsored by Deloitte and others, recognizes Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million for sustained growth, financial performance, management practices

  • Westcan Bulk Transport recognized for corporate culture

    November 21, 2014 1:38PM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. — Westcan Bulk Transport has been named as having one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures. “We are honoured to be receiving this recognition, as it is a reflection of the strength of our corporate values and


    October 27, 2014 8:38PM by James Menzies

    Being an owner/operator can be a thankless job. That’s why one of my favourite things to do each year is to call up the winner of our annual O/O of the Year award and let him or her know they’ve

  • News Equipment

    Link Manufacturing wins Kalmar Supplier of Excellence award

    October 24, 2014 1:28PM by Truck News

    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa — Link Manufacturing has been recognized by shunt truck manufacturer Kalmar as a supplier of excellence. The award was given out Oct. 15 at Kalmar’s third annual Supplier Day. It is the third straight year Link has

  • Schneider recognizes top carriers

    October 22, 2014 9:24AM by Truck News

    GREEN BAY, Wisc. — Schneider has presented 18 carriers with Carrier Recognition Awards, including Day & Ross. The carriers recognized through the program represent the top 1% of Schneider’s service providers, the company announced. The complete list of supply chain

  • Trailcon and Glasvan Great Dane award scholarships to worthy students

    June 4, 2014 10:24AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont.— Scholarships were given out at the 5th annual Trades & Apprenticeship Awards presentation in Waterloo last week. Vania Agostinho, was awarded the Trailcon Leasing Trailer Service Technician Scholarship for excelling in the truck trailer module. Agostinho said that

  • Winners of first-ever Top Fleet Employers program announced

    May 27, 2014 3:10PM by Truck News

    OTTAWA, Ont. — Ten of the best workplaces in the Canadian trucking industry were recognized as part of the inaugural Top Fleet Employers program, organized by Trucking HR Canada. The program examined employee recognition, compensation, lifestyle, employee engagement, wellness, professional

  • Bison drivers win provincial, national and international titles

    May 12, 2014 3:13PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Today, Bison Transport announced an accomplishment few fleets have managed. Over the last year, the company’s drivers have earned Driver of the Year awards at a provincial, national and international level. Mark Tricco, who has 33 years

  • Manitoba Provincial Truck Driving Championships set for June 21

    May 12, 2014 11:05AM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — The Manitoba Provincial Truck Driving Championships has been scheduled. Designed to showcase the best professional drivers in the province, the day-long event will take place on June 21 at Peterbilt Manitoba starting at 8 a.m. Competitors will