Category Archives: Transportation

Carolina International Trucks Marks 25th Anniversary

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA—September 20, 2017—Carolina International Trucks, the leading commercial truck dealer in South Carolina, marked its 25th anniversary this year. Since its beginning in 1992, the truck dealership has grown to six locations in Columbia, Charleston, Conway, Florence, Greenville and Greer with more than 100 service bays, over $6 million in stocked parts, a…
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SC Logistics hosting inaugural Tech Talk in Charleston

Columbia, SC – SC Logistics, an industry cluster supported by the South Carolina Council on Competitiveness, will be hosting their inaugural Tech Talk event in Charleston, S.C. on September 13, 2017 at the Charleston Music Hall. Tech Talk is an event designed to connect thought leaders and decision makers from transportation distribution and logistics companies. According to the S.C.…
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Trucking Association Elects Johnson Chairman

The South Carolina Trucking Association has elected Keith Johnson, H & J Trucking, Charleston, SC as its 2017-18 Chairman of the Board of Directors. Johnson is the owner of H&J Trucking, an intermodal drayage and logistics trucking company. H&J was among the early haulers of intermodal shipping containers out of the Port of Charleston.
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Greg Jackson joins Mangum’s, Inc as Business Development Manager

[caption id="attachment_8799" align="alignleft" width="2656"] Mangum's can coordinate with ocean and air freight companies for movement of over-dimensional cargo.[/caption] Greg Jackson has just joined Mangum's, Inc. as the Business Development Manager. He has over twenty-five years of experience in the heavy equipment industry. During this time he has served in both sales and management in North…
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I-77 Alliance Launches New Data Dashboard for Region

The South Carolina I-77 Alliance launched a new data dashboard for their four-county region, which provides research and data trends needed to make business and policy decisions for prospective employers, site selectors, and other economic development stakeholders. The new statistical dashboard at I77Alliance.com makes it easy to find current economic, demographic and workforce information sourced…
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Walk/Bike City & Campus Celebration

USC Student Health Services, Sustainable Carolina, University Facilities and the City of Columbia will host a Walk/Bike City & Campus Celebration on Monday, April 17, to promote physically active and sustainable transportation. The University and City’s pedestrian- and bike-friendly routes encourage increased physical activity and strengthen these communities. The celebration will begin at 11:30 a.m.…
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The Pete Store Named 2016 North American Dealer Of The Year

The Pete Store, LLC has been named 2016 North American Dealer Group of the Year by Peterbilt Motors Company. This award recognizes excellence in areas of outstanding fleet sales and support, PACCAR MX engine sales and territory acquisition by increasing their area of responsibility to a total of 15 locations in seven states. The award…
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New U-Haul Dealer Prime Storage offers Trucks

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 13, 2017) — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Prime Storage Columbia Sparkleberry has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Columbia community. Prime Storage at 810 Sparkleberry Lane will offer U-Haul trucks, support rental items and in-store pick-up for boxes. Hours of operation…
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