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Big Pay Raises for Truckers Means Higher Rates for Shippers

Author: Lindsay Siebert

Due to the driver shortage, truckers' wages are going up. This leaves shippers wondering how this may affect their bottom line. Learn about the reasons for rising rates and how you can avoid them.


Tags: truckload capacity, intermodal

The Ultimate Collection of Trucking Infographics: 20 Infographics About the Trucking Industry

Author: Kellie Morgan

Tired of searching all over the internet for the perfect educational infographic on truck drivers or the trucking industry? Us too. That's why we put together this ultimate collection of 20 trucking infographics, all in one place!

Categories: Carriers, Freight Agents, Logistics, Truckload

Five Simple Ways to Save Money When Shipping LTL (Less-Than-Truckload) Freight

Author: Kellie Morgan

When you get a rate for an LTL shipment, the cost is influenced by so many different factors that it's actually pretty easy to make some simple changes and see your LTL shipping costs go down. While these tips may not be possible for everyone to implement, you'll likely find at least one or two of them are relevant to your situation!

Categories: Logistics, LTL

Trucking Moves America Forward: Truck Driver Appreciation Week, September 14-20

Author: Kellie Morgan

Did you know that last week, September 14-20, was Truck Driver Appreciation Week? If you don't follow us on social media, you may have missed the videos we shared to thank some of our very favorite truck drivers! We're sharing them here, too, in case you missed them the first time around. Here's some of our Delaware operations team showing their gratitude.

Categories: Carriers

Top 5 Dock Jammers and How to Avoid Them

Author: Kellie Morgan

When you work in shipping and transportation, few things are more stressful than dealing with delays and back-ups at your company docks. Whether you’re shipping or receiving freight, getting behind schedule can throw off the entire day. Sometimes, yes, delays are unavoidable – but you might be surprised to learn that your own company procedures could be making you more vulnerable to back-ups. Are you guilty of these top 5 “dock jammers”?

Categories: Logistics, Truckload

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