Government Shutdown Effect On The Freight Industry

Government Shutdown Effect On The Freight Industry

Well, since the government shutdown began on December 22nd, it has lasted for a solid 3 weeks. The shutdown, as you may already know, was a direct result of Trump after lawmakers failed to pass a bill granting funding for the development of the wall on the U.S. -- Mexico border. How much of an effect does the shutdown have on DOT, FMCSA, and the trucking/freight/transportation industry as a whole?

How to Use Social Media to Grow Your Logistics Company

How to Use Social Media to Grow Your Logistics Company

Are you working in marketing for a logistics company and want to know the inside scoop on how to get your transportation company’s name out there? Well, the good news is we’re going to demonstrate why companies are veering towards using social media and how to effectively get their content in front of the right people, while creating a reputable brand that will attract consumers.

10 Ways to Measure Freight Broker Effectiveness

10 Ways to Measure Freight Broker Effectiveness

Ever wonder what factors make for an effective freight broker or agent? As you may know, choosing the incorrect freight broker to facilitate the moves of your shipments could prove detrimental to your operation and open up holes in your supply chain. Correcting a mistake like this can actually be more difficult than preventing it in the first place. See how you can ensure that you’re selecting the right brokerage for your shipping needs.

What to Look For When Choosing a Freight Factoring Company

What to Look For When Choosing a Freight Factoring Company

So, you know freight and you know trucks, but do you know factoring and how to identify and choose the best freight factoring company for your business needs?

You may have heard the term, or may even have employed a factoring company, but do you really know what freight factoring is? Or what qualities to look for in a company that makes it one of the best freight factoring companies for your trucking business? Let’s go over some basics to ensure you’re set up for freight factoring success!