Friday Five: ELD enforcement, new regulations for young drivers, and more
Check out our Friday Five, where we discuss important industry news and insights. This week: ELD news, new regulations, women in trucking, and more!
To Our Truckers: Thanks for Visiting Truckstop.com at MATS!
Over the weekend, we met thousands of hard-working Truckers at the Mid-America Trucking Show, known to most people in the industry as MATS.
Low rates stink. Clean up with us at MATS 2018!
Carriers: we all know that low rates stink. But what are you doing to clean up? Truckstop.com is hitting the road and attending MATS this week to show you how you can get paid what you deserve.
Five Reasons Our Customers Use ITS Dispatch for IFTA (and Why You Should, Too)
You’re busier than ever and don’t have time to waste on IFTA paperwork every three months. Here are five reasons ITS Dispatch is your best option for IFTA.
2018 Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award call for nominations
Who do you know who’s crushing it in logistics? The Women In Trucking Association and Truckstop.com are seeking nominations for the 2018 Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award (DWLA). The award recognizes the achievements and leadership of outstanding individuals involved in logistics in North America. “The Distinguished Woman in Logistics award allows us an opportunity to honor someone who has gone
Truckstop and FTR announce Rate Forecasting
Partners Truckstop.com and FTR are proud to announce the release of Rate Forecasting. What is Rate Forecasting? Rate Forecasting is the groundbreaking rate forecast solution which projects the trend on each lane for each week—out to one year ahead—to support actionable, real pricing decisions. How does Rate Forecasting work? Rate Forecasting data is available in
Industry Update: Reduced UCR fees for Carriers, Brokers
Did You Know? The first gasoline powered vehicle in the U.S. was built by Charles and Frank Duryea on September 20, 1893, and tested in Springfield, Massachusetts. Legislation and Regulations The FMCSA is seeking to reduce fees to the Unified Carrier Registration system for the next two years. For trucking companies and brokers, fees could
Trans4Cast Week 37: MDI up 171% over 2016
Total MDI: Up 3.8 points from the previous week The MDI is a measure of relative truck demand in the spot market. It compares load availability to truck availability. The MDI for Total equipment increased 3.8 points in the latest week to 38.8, an increase of 10.7%. Compared to last year, the MDI is up
Five Reasons We Appreciate Truckers
In honor of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week #NTDAW, we’re saluting the truck drivers who understand that while tough times don’t last, tough truckers do. 1. The Time You Put In via GIPHY When you’re earning a per-mile paycheck, your wheels are (nearly) always turning and your days are (nearly) always long. That’s why truckers often
Cloud Logistics Integrates with Truckstop.com’s RateMate Tool
Truckstop.com is pleased to announce a new integration with Cloud Logistics, a TMS provider simplifying supply chain software from shipper to carrier to customer. The new integration allows Cloud Logistics users to benchmark rates and view rate trends using Truckstop.com’s RateMate solution. “Our TMS customers are avid users of our spot quote functionality (we saw