The Trucking Industry Ended the Summer Strongly

In previous posts, we have discussed how important the trucking industry is to the success of a nation’s economy, to its momentum. Without trucks and reliable drivers, how can we possibly control the flow of goods and services? In this regard, trucks are like gatekeepers, opening and closing the gates of business. Their importance was… Read more »

The CTAO Strike Is Over

In our last post, we discussed the decision of the CTAO (the Container Trucking Association of Ontario) to go on strike. That was on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 and many thought that the strike would make a huge impact in the greater Toronto area. After all, the CTAO represents independent contractors, small business owners, and… Read more »

The Container Trucking Association of Ontario Is on Strike

In recent trucking news, the CTAO (otherwise known as the Container Trucking Association of Ontario) has decided to strike. The announcement was made yesterday (Wednesday, September 9, 2015) and the strike is expected to affect many businesses in the Greater Toronto Area. Representing independent contractors, small business owners, and container truck drivers in the Greater… Read more »

Are We Entering an Age of Teenage Truck Drivers?

If you follow our blog, you’ll know that we talk about the trucking industry a lot and have delved into the trucking crisis; we of course are referring to the shortage of drivers. Many groups, the government included, have tried to come up with ways to avert this crisis. If there aren’t enough truck drivers,… Read more »

Like a Truck Transporting Goods or Services to Someone’s Heart

So far, July has been a rousing success for Buffalo and Western New York as a whole. You had the Taste of Buffalo taking over our tongues and tummies. You also had the Rolling Stones rocking out and sending sweet songs into our ears (if you were lucky enough to be there!). Then there was… Read more »

Like a Truck Transporting Goods or Services to Someone’s Heart

So far, July has been a rousing success for Buffalo and Western New York as a whole. You had the Taste of Buffalo taking over our tongues and tummies. You also had the Rolling Stones rocking out and sending sweet songs into our ears (if you were lucky enough to be there!). Then there was… Read more »

Without Reliable Truck Drivers, Any Economic Resurgence Is Impossible

In our previous post, we discussed that we have entered a new golden age for Western New York. Whether this is due to the wave of businesses relocating to the region or the efforts on the part of the local and state government to improve infrastructure, such as thruways, border crossings, and city roads, it… Read more »

Changing the Peace Bridge Means Big Business for Western New York

At SPEED Global Services, we have always been proud of being a vital part of Western New York. Despite the ups and downs of the region’s past, it’s without question that we are entering a new golden age for Western New York, with many businesses popping up all over the region due to the recent… Read more »

Trucking Industry Teams up with State Troopers

We recently told you about a new bill that if passed would limit the speed of some big rigs, preventing them from going more than 75 MPH. Safety is always a primary concern of the trucking industry, and it’s something we care deeply about here at SPEED Global Services. Recently State Troopers and members of… Read more »

Trucking Industry Aims to Make Roads Safer

At SPEED Global Services, we are very passionate about staying safe on the road and making sure that drivers are always following rules and regulations. Thankfully we have reached a point with modern trucks that staying safe on the road has never been easier as long as drivers follow all rules and regulations. Of course,… Read more »