Will coronavirus affect your supply chain?

Will coronavirus affect your supply chain?

Coronavirus is getting a lot of attention, but it didn't have much impact on domestic freight in the U.S. at first.

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Top tax questions owner-operators ask

Top tax questions owner-operators ask

See the answers to some of the most common tax questions asked by owner-operators.

Predictive Pricing: Cutting Through the Noise

Predictive Pricing: Cutting Through the Noise

Forecasting is an inexact science, and the most successful forecasting models aren’t always the most complex.

'Don't step over dollars for nickels'

'Don't step over dollars for nickels'

During the last major slowdown in the spot market, back at the beginning of 2016, getting a load was challenging.

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Trucking Regulations

Why freight brokers should be concerned about AB5

California's new AB5 law governing contract work also affects freight brokerages who use outside agents — people who perform the same duties as a broker but work off site and are considered independent contractors.


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Rail intermodal faces an uphill battle in 2020

With the U.S. economy still doing well, why be glum about rail intermodal? There are four reasons for concern in 2020. Read More

DAT adds automated 'Book Now' options to load board

DAT's Book Now feature, currently being refined in a pilot program… Read More

Truckload rates get ready for a rebound

Truckload rates are starting to show signs of life as we near the end of February. Read More

Just another typical February -- or was it?

Freight rates are weak right now, as everyone in the industry is painfully aware. Read More

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Trucking Regulations

What carriers need to do for the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

Whether you're an employer, an owner-operator, or a company driver, you must meet certain requirements by specific dates. Here's what's required.


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Slow season slog continues for truckload freight

Freight rates remain in their typical seasonal slump. Read More

Why freight brokers should be concerned about AB5

California's new AB5 law governing contract work also affects freight brokerages who use outside agents — people who… Read More

Q4 load volumes drop to a 2-year low for mid-sized freight brokers

For small and mid-sized brokerages, quarterly load volumes were lower than they had been in more than two years… Read More

Will coronavirus affect your supply chain?

Coronavirus is getting a lot of attention, but it didn't have much impact on domestic freight in the U.S. at first. Read More

Have dry van freight rates hit bottom already?

Depending on where you find your next load, the glass may be half empty or half full. Read More

Top tax questions owner-operators ask

See the answers to some of the most common tax questions asked by owner-operators. Read More

Winter doldrums put drag on truckload rates

February can be a tough month for transportation companies. Read More

VIDEO: How to negotiate the best price

Before you call on a load, you need to decide how much you're going to charge… Read More

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