The ABC’s of the Capacity Shortage

The ABC’s of the Capacity Shortage

Understanding the Capacity Shortage  Anyone who regularly moves freight likely has realized that their brokerage is facing a major capacity shortage, along with a hike in prices to go with it. Industry experts predicted a shortage and rate increase a few months...

Jeff and Russ Head Back to Capitol Hill

Jeff and Russ joined approximately 60 other TIA (Transportation Intermediaries Association) members for the annual TIA Fly-In which was held in Washington, DC on June 14th and 15th. The TIA is the professional Association for the freight brokerage and third party...

Court denies request to block CSA scores from public view

12/10/2010 WASHINGTON — The DOT’s new trucking safety program should go on as scheduled, a federal court ruled late Friday, denying a last-minute plea by some trucking groups who argued that the system is not ready for prime time — and carrier reputations would suffer...

Due Diligence Dos

Now more than ever, it is critical that 3PLs, shippers and carriers take the time to perform due diligence with the partners with whom they conduct business.  More and more we are opening the pages of various industry publications only to read about the latest lawsuit...