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Expenses Drive USA Truck to $1.8M 1Q Loss

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/5/2016 9:48 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $1.8 million, a decrease from the $1.6 million profit it reported in the same quarter of 2015.

USA Truck Renames Logistics Business As 'USAT Logistics'

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/26/2016 9:18 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren on Tuesday said it has rebranded and renamed its asset-light logistics business, formerly known as Strategic Capacity Solutions, to USAT Logistics.

Executive Assistant Adjusts to New CEOs

by Marty Cook 4/18/2016 12:00 am

Executive assistants adapt to their employer's expectations – even when those expectations and duties change according to who's in the executive seat.

Chambers Appointment to USA Truck Board Product of Search for Gender Diversity, IT Experience

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/11/2016 12:00 am

USA Truck Inc. retained Cameron Smith & Associates of Rogers to source candidates for open board position.

Former USA Truck Executives Earn $4.2M in 2015

by Marty Cook 4/8/2016 12:57 pm

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren paid more than $4.2 million to former executives in 2015, according to a proxy statement the company filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Burton Weis Lands at J.B. Hunt

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/4/2016 12:00 am

Former USA Truck executive Burton Weis is now director of driver personnel at J.B. Hunt Transport Inc. of Lowell.

Led by Former USA Truck Execs, Trekker Ramps Up in Fayetteville

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/4/2016 12:00 am

Trekker opened an office in Fayetteville earlier this year at 1810 N. Crossover Road and moved all its customer service operations to the location.

Former USA Truck CEO John Simone Dies at 54

by Marty Cook 3/28/2016 1:59 pm

John Simone, the former CEO of USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren, died Thursday in Fernandina Beach, Florida. He was 54.

USA Truck Adds Susan Chambers to Board

by Marty Cook 3/25/2016 8:26 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren appointed Susan Chambers to its board of directors.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Transportation

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A transportation resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

A Warehousing Motto: ‘We Will Own Stuff’

by Marty Cook 3/14/2016 12:00 am

Spartan Logistics is a trucking-warehouse company, but the Ed and Steve Harmon have vertically integrated their entire enterprise. Steve Harmon, the company’s managing director, said Spartan Logistics operates 3.6 million SF of warehouse space in 16 locations across four states.

USA Truck CEO Randy Rogers A Man of Many Peoples

by Marty Cook 2/29/2016 12:00 am

Randy Rogers is an old pro at adjusting to new places and cultures: Shanghai, Mexico City, Madrid, and now, Van Buren, Arkansas, USA. Rogers, 53, was named CEO at USA Truck Inc. on Jan. 13.

New USA Truck Hires Highlight Shift in Focus

by Marty Cook 2/15/2016 12:00 am

USA Truck made two major hires recently and one more appointment to the board of directors, and the three additions have one significant trait in common.

USA Truck Hires Craig, Loses Weindel

by Marty Cook 2/9/2016 11:07 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren hired Jim Craig to fill the new position of president of Strategic Capacity Solutions.

USA Truck 4Q Profit Up 8 Percent

by Marty Cook 2/2/2016 10:29 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $3.9 million, an 8 percent increase from $3.6 million in the same quarter of last year.

Transport Enterprises in Arkansas Focus on Growing Services, Logistics

by Marty Cook 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Trucking companies in Arkansas, like others around the country, are increasingly turning to logistics services to drive growth.

USA Truck Names Randy Rogers New President, CEO

by Marty Cook 1/13/2016 8:54 pm

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren named Randy Rogers as its CEO and president after a "comprehensive" search that vetted more than 30 candidates.

USA Truck Adds Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Barbara Faulkenberry to Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/6/2016 10:29 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren appointed retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Barbara Faulkenberry to its board of directors Wednesday.

Memorial Service for Breck Speed, 81, Set for Thursday

by Gwen Moritz 12/28/2015 7:36 am

Breck Speed, a former executive with both ABF Freight and USA Truck, died at his Fort Smith home on Christmas Eve. He was 81.

Wal-Mart’s Greg Foran No. 1 In Exec Pay At $19.5M

by Gwen Moritz 12/7/2015 12:00 am

Foran received stock awards in April 2014 for his performance as CEO of Walmart Asia and then more stock as part of a three-year performance incentive program when he was named in August 2014 to succeed Bill Simon as CEO of Walmart stores in the United States.