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Walmart expects to double its truck-driver recruitment spending

Indiana Business Journal.com

September 10, 2018

Walmart Inc., pinched by the worsening shortage of truckers, plans to double its spending on attracting and retaining drivers by year-end[…](Walmart) has kept driver turnover as low as 7 percent historically. This compares with a turnover rate that hovers around 90 percent for long-haul truckers, with more than a third of new hires leaving after three months, according to the American Trucking Associations and driver-retention consultants Stay Metrics.[…]