Tagged: usa truck

Trucking Firms Raise Pay To Keep Moving

by Marty Cook 8/11/2014 12:00 am

Listen to any Arkansas trucking company executive — with the possible exception of unionized ABF Freight — and you will hear lamentations about driver shortages in the industry. Short of cultural change to repopularize the job, executives know they have to pay more to attract drivers and work harder to keep them. The trend doesn’t look like it is going to get any better anytime soon.

USA Truck Expands Board to 10, Adds Alexander Greene

by Marty Cook 5/30/2014 10:52 am

Alexander Greene, a managing partner with Brookfield Asset Management, joins the now 10-member board. USA Truck named Vadim Perelman and Thomas Glaser to the board on May 23.

2Q Revenue Rises 7.7 Percent As USA Truck Continues Rebound

by Chris Bahn 7/24/2013 4:59 pm

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren announces second-quarter revenue of $115.5 million, a 7.7 percent increase over the same quarter last year. Still, the trucking firm reported a $1 million net loss for the quarter.

USA Truck Board Chairman Robert A. Peiser 'Hopeful' He'll Be Retained

by Chris Bahn 5/16/2013 11:13 am

Robert A. Peiser, the USA Truck Inc. board chairman who submitted a conditional resignation Wednesday, tells Arkansas Business that he's "hopeful" he'll be retained by the publicly traded Van Buren trucking firm.

USA Truck Shareholders Re-Elect 2 Board Members At Annual Meeting

by Chris Bahn 5/8/2013 10:58 am

Shareholders of USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren re-elected chairman Robert A. Peiser and Robert E. Creager to the board of directors during the company’s annual meeting on Wednesday.

USA Truck Expanding West Memphis Terminal, Adding Jobs

by Chris Bahn 2/12/2013 9:57 am

USA Truck will begin adding approximately 125 jobs as part of a terminal expansion in West Memphis. Additional workforce will help USA Truck meet customer demand as it upgrades to a full-service terminal on March 2013.

Performance of Trucking Firms' Stocks Ranges Wide

by Jan Cottingham 10/29/2012 12:00 am

The winning ways of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. stock have pushed its shareholders' fortunes to new heights this year on Arkansas Business' list of top stockholders.