Wed, 05/14/2014 - 13:40TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index declined after March’s spike in loads. April’s load volumes fell by 12 percent month-over-month, but year-over-year volumes continued to show growth, increasing 41 percent over April 2013. These volumes are the highest ever recorded for the month of April since TransCore Link Logistics started recording data. Available equipment postings are showing a positive trend with increases for the second consecutive month. Equipment postings rose by...
Tue, 05/06/2014 - 16:22TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics today announces the creation of its new scholarship program, LinkScholar. Dependents of TransCore clients are eligible to apply for one $2,500 scholarship based on academic excellence and one $2,500 scholarship based on demonstration of attributes of a model student.
Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:07TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fourth consecutive month, TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index continued its trend-setting elevated load volumes. March volumes were the highest ever recorded for any month, surpassing last March’s volumes by 50 percent and last month’s volumes by 16 percent.
Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:49TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics will launch a new truck-to-load ratio operations planning tool in Toronto at Truck World - Canada’s National Trucking Show, April 10-12. TransCore’s Posting Index enables carriers and freight brokers to access real-time and historical data on total truck and load volumes, as well as ratios in specific areas. Delivered as a cloud service, Posting Index can drill deep by geographic area, equipment type, and Truck-to-Load (TL) versus
Thu, 03/13/2014 - 12:31TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following January’s astonishing records, TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index had another notable month. February’s total load volumes dipped slightly by five percent compared to January; however, February had fewer shipping days. As a daily average, loads for February were four percent higher than in January.
Thu, 02/20/2014 - 12:47TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index opened the New Year with never seen before highs in load volumes. After closing last year setting a record high for December, January volumes climbed sharply by 43 percent month-over-month, marking its volumes the highest ever recorded for the month of January in any year. January’s year-over-year increase also set the stage for the year by an astonishing 47 percent, beating last January’s historic highs.
Wed, 01/22/2014 - 10:33TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index closed last year setting a record high for December load volumes. With two fewer shipping days, December’s volumes jumped 11 percent month-over-month and represented the highest month-over-month percentage change for the second half of the year. December also had the largest year-over-year increase compared to any month in 2013 surpassing December 2012 load volumes by a remarkable 29 percent.
Mon, 12/23/2013 - 12:55TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics reported declines in Canadian Freight Index volumes for the month of November. The month-over-month load volumes fell by nine percent compared to October 2013 offset by two fewer shipping days and the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. November’s year-over-year load volumes had a marginal decline of two percent compared to the previous year’s load volumes for the same month.
Wed, 11/27/2013 - 11:27TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed improvement in October with month-over-month load volumes increasing by seven percent compared to September. Year-over-year load volumes also surpassed the previous year’s by eight percent.
Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:01TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed a nine percent year-over-year increase for September while month-over-month load volumes decreased by five percent.