Items Tagged with 'Trucks'


Shortage of quality truck drivers threatens to put brakes on economic growth

A freight survey of dozens of manufacturing, logistics and trucking companies conducted by the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce showed that one of the key threats to our continued economic growth is a shortage of quality truck drivers. Read More

Inside Track: A head for business and a heart of gold

Growing up with Teddy’s Transport, Helen Zeerip often has learned lessons from the school of hard knocks.

October 27, 2012
Helen Zeerip admits she is directionally challenged, the irony of which is not lost on her: She is president of Fillmore Township-based Teddy’s Transport, a family-owned business her parents, Ted and Mary Gibbs, founded 30 years ago in Hamilton. Read More