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How the best shippers manage capacity challenges

What can shippers do to make their freight attractive to carriers? Three shippers answered that question during a panel… Read More

5 regulations to watch in 2019

The ELD mandate transformed the trucking industry last year. The dust has finally started to settle, but more changes… Read More

Reefer freight sizzles in South Texas

Demand for fresh produce remains strong, even though most fall crops have already been harvested in the U.S. and spring… Read More

Hurricane Michael could bring spike in FEMA freight

Hurricane Michael has made landfall with the Florida panhandle as a very scary Category 4. That is the second-highest… Read More

Life before load boards

Mark Boyer has spent his whole career in the trucking and logistics industry, with a front row seat for all kinds of new… Read More

1980s Freight Matching Secret Weapon: High School Students

When Jim Syfan, CEO of Syfan… Read More

Detention in ELD-Land: Will Shippers Change Dock Practices?

What’s been done to reduce detention – at origin and destination – to free up driving time in ELD-land… Read More

ELD Mandate: How Has Your Business Been Affected?

After years of delays, changes, protests, and more delays, the ELD mandate is finally here. Read More

Seidl: Brokers Can Educate Shippers on ELD Mandate

Freight brokers can play an important role in educating shippers and receivers about the ELD mandate and how it will… Read More

Freight Brokers Earn $62 Per Load in October, a 2-Year High

A net profit of $62 per load is the highest result achieved by mid-sized freight brokers for at least two years. That… Read More

Rates Hit Multi-Year Highs. What's Next?

Over the past few weeks, freight rates have surged to multi-year highs and capacity was diverted, causing truck shortages… Read More

Want to haul FEMA loads? It's complicated

How to find FEMA loads and what to expect when hauling emergency freight. Read More

2-Year ELD Delay Proposed in Congress

Truckers will have until 2019 to install electronic logging devices (ELD) if newly proposed legislation becomes law. Read More

Broker Fights Off Ransomware Attack

Rob LaForte's holiday break didn't last long. Read More

Arrive Logistics Achieves 100% Revenue Growth in 2016

Two-and-a-half years ago… Read More

Spring Came Early in These Freight Markets

Last week, we said that if spot market volumes kept climbing, then rates were going to go up finally. Read More


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