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    Data suggests that round-the-clock port operations aren’t working because truckers aren’t showing up to collect cargo

    President Joe Biden ordered California ports to stay open all night to ease supply chain jams — but data shows that truckers aren’t showing up to collect the cargo, Mary Hanbury reported for Business Insider. Around half of Maersk’s 2,000 available appointments for truckers at its giant terminal on the Port of Long Beach went […] More

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    5 funny tee shirts every truck driver will understand

    In case you’re looking for a conversation-starter while on the road, here are some of the most relatable tee shirts available online: “I Like Big Trucks And I Cannot Lie” Price: $17.99 Sizes: S-2XL For the drivers who know what they like – big trucks! “Very soft and great quality! Came quickly and had great […] More

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    Bruce Oakley Podcast

    Oakley Trucking is a family-owned and operated trucking company headquartered in North Little Rock, Arkansas. For more information, check out our show website: https://podcast.bruceoakley.com/ On this week’s episode of the Oakley Podcast, host Jeremy Kellett is joined by operations manager Nick Dulaney to discuss how much owner-operators can net after calculating base pay, expenses, and […] More

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    Amazon Relay Rewards carriers with new program

    Amazon Relay has announced an exciting program designed to celebrate and reward the hardworking carriers who participate in the middle mile freight network. Carriers are the backbone of Amazon’s transportation network, so the Amazon Relay Rewards program was created to recognize and benefit them! Those who enroll can earn access to exclusive promotions and view […] More

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    Shipping containers piling up in Los Angeles neighborhoods due to driver shortage

    The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are now running 24/7 to unload a backlog of shipping containers that have sat at ports for weeks due partially to a worldwide shortage of truck drivers. But now that the port is working through the backlog, the empty shipping containers are being dumped in nearby neighborhoods, […] More

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    California truck yard argument ends in fatal stabbing

    A truck driver was killed during an argument at a California distribution center, CBSLA reported this month. Another truck driver, 47-year-old Miguel Viveros, has been arrested as the suspect. Chino Police said they were called after 11 p.m. on Oct. 6 to the KeHE trucking distribution center on Bickmore Avenue. There, officers reportedly found a […] More

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