Logistics & Trucking Industry Report – 2018-2019

Logistics & Trucking Industry Report – 2018-2019

Preface (from our CEO) In mid-2017, we observed an impending confluence of market factors that caused us to have some concern. TK Bardwell (VP of Logistics) and I felt that it was our responsibility to share our concerns and how they might impact our industry with our…

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Truckload Shippers: Spot Quote or Contract?

Truckload Shippers: Spot Quote or Contract?

Truckload Shippers: How to Decrease Cost and Improve Service For any shipper that moves any quantity of cargo via truckload, this question must be answered: “Should I do SPOT QUOTE or CONTRACT?” Many shippers’ pricing strategies are worse than directionless... they…

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Freight Management Tips to Ensure Smooth Operations

Freight Management Tips to Ensure Smooth Operations

For any shipper, having products delivered to their customers on time and in perfect condition, no matter what the weather or other external factors may be, is the ultimate mission of freight management. Additionally, competent freight managers must be continually aware of each…

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3 Things Top Trucking Companies Get Right

3 Things Top Trucking Companies Get Right

Safe, reliable, and on-time. Top trucking companies understand that their success is always a product of doing things that make their clients more successful. Handling and delivering freight to the right place in perfect condition and on-time means a job well done. Disruptions…

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5 Services Provided by Shipping Companies

5 Services Provided by Shipping Companies

Professional and experienced full-service shipping companies wear many hats. These fill the gaps and act as the glue that holds the entire supply chain together. In most cases, 3rd party logistics (3PL) systems either connect the raw material suppliers to the manufacturer…

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