Look, the transportation industry is a funny place; trucking companies and freight brokerages stand shoulder to shoulder, jostling for each shipper’s attention by offering the best-in-class services that “only..
5 Disadvantages of Working With Strictly Asset-Based Carriers
Making the best transportation provider selection decision for your business will take more than a basic understanding of your options.
The Trucking Industry in November 2022: What you should know
Even if it’s not an election year, November is still an exciting month.
How Does Your Freight's Origin Impact Your Final Shipping Price?
Sometimes, it can feel like things are only getting more expensive. Especially when every freight rate you’re given seems steeper than the next. Just like other logistics professionals, using your shipping..
4 Out-Of-The-Box Ways to Save Money on Your Freight Rates
Not to be the bearer of bad news but you may be overpaying for your freight. Sure, spending an extra dollar here or there isn’t terribly destructive. You’ve been known to swing an occasional splurge..
How Many Transportation Providers Should You Have? (and how to choose)
Sometimes, taking a step back is important. Doing so allows us to inventory our strengths and pinpoint other areas for improvement. The ability to do this, to take a step backward and survey your..
The Trucking Industry in September 2022: What you should know
September is a pivotal month in many respects. The seasons shift from summer to fall and shorts are swapped for long pants as the warmth of longer days slowly dims.
What Asking For a "Truck in Hand" Means For Receiving Coverage From a Broker
You can’t trust just anyone with your shipment. Your deadline is important and your customer is waiting. And so, you’re asking if we have a “truck in hand” for your freight.
What is Digital Freight Matching? [Definition + Common Problems]
Finding trucks to pull your freight in the current market is continuing to prove difficult. That’s forcing you to get more creative in the way you find capacity for a reasonable price.
Freight Broker vs. Asset Carrier: What Logistics Provider is Right for You?
This always seems to be a topic of discussion in our industry with no clear-cut solution. You may be left wondering, “Should I use a freight broker or asset carrier?” Whether you ship high volumes of..