Posted & filed under England Carrier Services.

If you’ve been in the transportation industry for any amount of time, you have experienced some sort of drivability issue while on the road. Whether it’s a blown-out tire or mechanical issue, operating issues can be stressful and dangerous. Most companies have policies against pulling over on the shoulder of the road unless there’s a… Read more »

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As the end of the financial year quickly approaches, don’t wait too long to capitalize on all of your eligible tax deductions. Most expenses related to running your business can be tax deductible. It’s important to remember that these deductions apply to carriers who are operating under independent authority as well as for carriers who… Read more »

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Despite being a significant safety feature on a truck, tires are one of the least understood components of a vehicle. This lack of awareness can be attributed to the vast amount of tire brands with little associated information about their many different products. Tires provide the sole connection between your truck and the road. If… Read more »

Preparing for 2020

Posted & filed under Full Truckload.

We are now moving into the time when most domestic shippers are busy preparing for the coming 2020 year in full-truckload transportation. Variables such as global trade, GDP, the retail landscape, domestic trucking capacity and intermodal rates have industry analysts and economists forecasting an upcoming ‘bumpy ride.’ With the possibility of unstable markets ahead, here… Read more »

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Dirty diesel. What is it? Why should you care? Dirty diesel fuel is fuel that has built up sludge, slime, grime, and is likely not fit for use. Diesel fuel that has been sitting in storage tanks for long periods of time without proper testing or treatment starts to go bad. This is the stuff… Read more »

Ship with a 3 PL company

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Finding the right 3PL for your business is crucial for your company growth. Most shippers look to find effective ways to be both cost effective and reliable, but many are hesitant to give up control. Shippers have a difficult time trusting that a 3PL is equally as invested in their success as they are. Those… Read more »

Posted & filed under HR Elevated.

Recruiting quality talent is already an expensive process but replacing talented individuals can be even more costly. ‘Coach-Coach-Change’ is an approach to performance management that emphasizes retaining employees through coaching rather than a weeding out process. The approach is built on the belief that leaders have a responsibility to set clear expectations, train and coach… Read more »

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The improvement and development of technology has impacted all facets of business and our personal lives. Today we are accustomed to everything being available immediately with the click of the mouse. Improved technology has greatly improved the productivity of supply chain and reduced the associated costs and errors. The benefits of these advances have greatly… Read more »

Posted & filed under Dry Less-than-Truckload.

Have you ever had a shipment that you just aren’t sure how to move? Maybe a new destination that you aren’t sure how to deliver to? Some loads aren’t your typical dock-to-dock service. Your customer may need the product for a special event and the freight may require specialized care– some shipments just need a… Read more »