Truck Driver Appreciation Week | September 8-14, 2019

Truck Driver Appreciation Week | September 8-14, 2019

BR Williams was founded by a man that loved the trucking industry. He loved the way the trucks supplied his community, state, and country, and he believed that the industry would only grow with each passing year. 61 years later…we can all say that he was right. Trucks, and…

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Logistics & Trucking Industry Report | Q3-Q4 2019

Logistics & Trucking Industry Report | Q3-Q4 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…

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A World Without Truckers

A World Without Truckers

Trucks move the vast majority of freight that travels across the United States. In fact, about 71 percent of all the tonnage moved in the U.S. sits, at some point, on the back of a truck. And without trucks, even the most basic services would become unavailable. A World…

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BR Williams Earns Awards for Safety from ATA

BR Williams Earns Awards for Safety from ATA

Alabama – BR Williams Trucking was the recipient of three awards presented at the Alabama Trucking Association’s Annual Fleet Safety Awards Banquet at the Pelham Civic Complex in Birmingham, AL on Monday, March 25, 2019.  BR Williams Trucking Puts Safety First The…

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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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