Maintaining your equipment, managing your business relationships, and controlling fuel costs are important parts of running an effective trucking business. But cash flow may be the most important piece in keeping your business operational and profitable. It’s a good idea to keep a reserve of cash that you can tap into in difficult times. Lining
The question of whether a dry van or a reefer is best depends a lot on the lanes you work in and the type of cargo you carry. There are less than a quarter the number of reefers on the road in the United States compared to dry vans, specifically, 400,00 reefers and 1.7 million
Backhaul trucking is a great way for truckers and fleet owners to make money on return trips while providing shippers with another opportunity to move their products where they need to go. But what is backhaul trucking, and how can you find backhaul loads and improve your backhaul strategy? Here’s what you need to know. What
Broker and carrier negotiations can be tough. Don’t ruin the negotiation process before you even start! Try these tips to keep negotiations on track.
Learn some precautionary measures that will help you protect your money and avoid being a victim to freight and trucking scams.
What to expect in a roadside inspection.
Nearly everyone in transportation has seen the effects of the capacity shortage that’s been building in the trucking industry. Truck drivers haven’t been in a better negotiating position in a long time. As a broker, you may find yourself surrendering margins just to make the delivery. However, when it comes to booking trucks to carry
Top 11 tips to increase your chances of getting back on the road quickly and without a citation.
Avoid any big surprises in April by using good planning and recordkeeping throughout the year.