Could we been in for a company merger?

Discussion in 'Holland' started by Shutter Down, Feb 9, 2017.

  1. holland68

    holland68 Who cares

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    I hear that,just wasting money,we had 2 come out of orientation last week, haven't got out yet,had 7 sitting at home, yet to get out,hope the company cries poor to someone else other than the labor pool,they can't waste enough money on this hiring b.s,
     
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  2. holland68

    holland68 Who cares

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    Wonder what the cost is to put new hire through this process, food,hotel,paid time there, and to sit them home,most will quit before even finally getting on road,not much faith in our futures, not with this train of thought,...but hey glad we have all that extra money laying around,you can't fix stupid
     
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  3. newpenn22

    newpenn22 Active Member

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    U guys get a lot from uline? Uline building a big dc near Allentown pa
     
  4. freightgod54

    freightgod54 Member

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    uline sucks. its a marginal profit maker with real crappy deliveries. Also, how do you make your weight goals with that stuff?
     
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  5. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Boardwalk Certified Uber Driver

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    Are you saying there is no money in bubble wrap,and bags of shipping peanuts???
     
  6. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer They Call Me CF, Eh

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    Hey BRG, saw the gold hotel hauling expedited out near Carlisle the other day!
     
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  7. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer They Call Me CF, Eh

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    Honestly, if the company merges it may just become Holland!

    I just pulled a 48ft city van in from a customer. Holland ex-YRCF. You can still see where the YRCF logos were.

    Does YRCF not need city vans?
     
  8. Low-Rider

    Low-Rider Active Member

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    Yes they give YRC new trailer charge Holland trailer price for used trailer plus we have to get the maintenance up on it and YRC numbers look better
     
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  9. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer They Call Me CF, Eh

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    I dunno. This trailer was new enough that it had only ever had YRCF on it. I've seen old trailers from Yellow and Roadway, this wasn't one of them.
     
  10. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Boardwalk Certified Uber Driver

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    That could have been team Wong-BRG.
     
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  11. Rodeo

    Rodeo Active Member

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    Next day career merging with a long hall career makes no since. Two different animals
     
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  12. Snark Monkey

    Snark Monkey Well-Known Member

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    We can't afford those brand new Mexican trailers all the other Ltl companies are buying from Hyundai.
     
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  13. sedain

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    i have only seen one so far but the brand new 59 series rollup door 53 ft with double loadbar sets is pretty nice, every other loadbar has 2 loadbars back to back..
     
  14. Rodeo

    Rodeo Active Member

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    Glad you like it you jellies by them!
     
  15. wongway

    wongway -15% Pay , Never forget

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    Ok , Round Table Rumor-kinda facts are that with all this "Rightsizing" of office and Management that we are in for some kind of a big change later this year ??? merger or buyout or shut-er-down ? with them having to use cartage to move freight , something has to change ?
     
  16. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Boardwalk Certified Uber Driver

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    Rightsizing,partner is another word for management to not admit they had too many people being paid to do not enough,to justify the amount of freight and people in the system... yrc seemed to for a while in the last few years was going back in the direction of,for example, a VP of operations,with he or she having an assistant in 4 different parts of the country,reporting to them. Now when freight levels tighten up a bit,they suddenly discover,oh,the VP guy can do this job and some more duties,and get rid of 3 other people...
     
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  17. henry j

    henry j Well-Known Member

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    yada yada yada yada
     
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  18. wongway

    wongway -15% Pay , Never forget

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    Well the freight is "Rightsizing " to the number of Driver's available too !
     
  19. roadboss

    roadboss Well-Known Member

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    ANR lasted the longest of them all besides YRC from wage concessions.Its over when we say it's over.
     

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