Tagged: Transportation

Thanksgiving Might Bring Changes in Holiday-Travel Habits

Thanksgiving Might Bring Changes in Holiday-Travel Habits

Transportation

Travel experts say the pandemic and the ability of many people to work remotely has blurred the lines between business and leisure trips. They think many people will start holiday trips early or return home later than normal because they will spend a few days working remotely — or at least tell the boss they're working remotely. read more >

Big Rail Unions Split on Contract as Engineers Approve, Conductors Reject

Big Rail Unions Split on Contract as Engineers Approve, Conductors Reject

Transportation

A split vote Monday from the two biggest railroad unions follows the rejection by three other unions of their deals with the railroads that the Biden administration helped broker before the original strike deadline in September. Seven smaller unions have approved the five-year deal that, on top of the 24% raise, includes $5,000 in bonuses. read more >

Arkansas Unemployment Rises to 3.6%

Arkansas Unemployment Rises to 3.6%

Transportation

The state Division of Workforce Services says Arkansas' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose one-tenth of a percentage point, from 3.5% in September to 3.6% in October. read more >

J.B. Hunt Teases Supply Chain Project

J.B. Hunt Teases Supply Chain Project

Transportation

Spencer Frazier, the company’s executive vice president of sales and marketing, said the initiative will bring "a new era of cooperation, connectivity and value creation." read more >