BASICs Are Gone, What Now?

BASICs Are Gone, What Now?

On December 4th, the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, or “FAST Act”, was signed into law. The FAST Act has major implications for truck transportation in the U.S., including the mandate that the FMCSA remove BASIC Scores from public view. The scores are to... read more
How Data Can Transform The Manufacturing Industry

How Data Can Transform The Manufacturing Industry

The Rise Of Data Analysis A growing trend across all industries has been the application of big data, with the use of algorithms and the hiring of data scientists becoming commonplace. As businesses collect and store an ever increasing amount of data, the algorithms... read more
When Is Using Historical Rates Ok?

When Is Using Historical Rates Ok?

Shippers know a carrier’s rate is the amount charged for transporting freight in a particular lane. After working in the transportation and logistics industry for a while, and using the same carriers, shippers may want to use historical rate figures to build... read more
Trends In Transportation Technology 2

Trends In Transportation Technology 2

Following up our list of new technologies penetrating the transportation and logistics industry we released in Q1, we have complied another group of companies advancing our industry with innovative ideas and technological break throughs. The following list includes... read more
Spotting Innovative Carriers

Spotting Innovative Carriers

Shippers work with many carriers for their transportation needs. While you want to make sure the carriers you work with are capable of meeting your needs safely and at a fair price, it’s also important to use innovative carriers. Innovative carriers go above and... read more