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Freightwaves Shipper of Choice Awards

By on Thursday May 9th, 2019 in Uncategorized. No Comments.

FreightWaves announces Shipper of Choice winners Kellogg’s takes first place Ellis Smith, General Manager of Content 18 hours ago 0 1,226 2 minutes read For the first time, FreightWaves and its partner Convoy have recognized the manufacturers, distributers and retailers who do the best job of keeping the American economy moving by fighting driver detention, providing accessible facilities, and […]

Detention, TCA Truckload Indexes weekly newsletter

By on Sunday February 17th, 2019 in Carrier Capacity, Detention, On Time Delivery, Preferred Shipper, Supply Chain, Trucking, Truckload. No Comments.

“Driver Detention creates a domino effect across the Supply Chain” TCA Truckload Indexes Ashley Coker 2/13/2019 Driver detention has plagued the trucking industry for years, causing headaches and lost wages. Now that the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate is in effect and fleets are decked out with more technology than ever, carriers have a better […]

California’s recent action against two brokers set a new enforcement precedent

By on Sunday April 29th, 2018 in Carrier Capacity, Supply Chain, Transport & Politics, Trends, Trucking. No Comments.

Post by Freight Waves,  on 4/27/2018 by John Kingston Executive Editor, Amazing it makes me wonder why any out of state broker or carrier does business in that state.  $100,000.00 and $52,000.00 fines.   The recent actions taken against Roadrunner Transportation Systems and Marten Logistics by the state of California were not just lessons […]

Managing Inbound Transportation

By on Sunday March 18th, 2018 in Carrier Capacity, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Finance, Transportation Procurement, Trends, Trucking. No Comments.

The following blog posting is from LoadDelivered Logistics, March 15, 2018, one of many excellent postings by this Chicago based logistics organization. I encourage you to subscribe to their Blog. Converting from delivered pricing to breaking out transportation(Prepaid to collect) from cost of goods is an area for savings that shippers must explore. It […]