Trucks as a Service: Overview, Challenges, Opportunities

Overview Transportation industries depend on complex and “just in time” supply chains that only work as well as the chain of labor servicing them. Truckers are a critical link in the logistics infrastructure, providing essential work for precarious pay in arduous conditions. Despite the extreme need for drivers that are happy and efficient in their… Continue reading Trucks as a Service: Overview, Challenges, Opportunities

Commercial Truck Tire Market Trends

The global market has seen its fair share of challenges in the past few years, but manufacturers anticipate a stable future of demand. According to current estimates, the global tire market is projected to grow at an average rate of 4.5% over the next seven years, reaching nearly 3 billion units by 2027- more than… Continue reading Commercial Truck Tire Market Trends

Elements Affecting the Global Freight Market

The global supply chain and freight market are complex and constantly changing. Understanding the factors that impact the market is essential for businesses planning to succeed. With the markets in a state of limbo, now is the time to look for resources to help weather any storm that may be on the horizon. Companies should… Continue reading Elements Affecting the Global Freight Market

5 Ways Technology Is Helping Improve the Trucking Industry

The trucking industry has improved on many different fronts in the past few years. In the first year of the pandemic, most companies began using online systems to manage their operations, freight volumes climbed higher than ever, and for a while, diesel prices were low. But today, with the pandemic being in a constant state… Continue reading 5 Ways Technology Is Helping Improve the Trucking Industry

3 Valuable Forms of Fleet Automation on the Horizon

The discussion around Fleet Automation techniques in the industry has steadily been heating up since the beginning of the pandemic. Since most companies were forced to adapt to a model of business where employees work from home, much attention has went into better systems to manage back office processes as well as driver efficiency standards.… Continue reading 3 Valuable Forms of Fleet Automation on the Horizon

Top 5 Challenges Trucking Companies Face Moving Forward and How to Overcome Them

Rising Operational Costs The cost of running a trucking company has been on the rise for years. In the past 5 years, the industry has seen many changes to not only the cost of running their fleet, but the cost to keep an administration team onboard to keep the company safe and compliant. When companies first… Continue reading Top 5 Challenges Trucking Companies Face Moving Forward and How to Overcome Them

Trucking Business Strategies for the New Year

The trucking industry is not what it used to be. In the early 1900s, freight was carried by horses and mules, and the roads were dirt. Then came the invention of the motorized vehicle. By 1930, there were millions of trucks and trucks alone transported over a billion tons of freight every year. Although the… Continue reading Trucking Business Strategies for the New Year

Meditation Can Help Driver Wellness Programs

Although this article doesn’t pertain to FMCSA regulations, we thought it may be helpful to share some insights on a practice that will not only help to relieve stress, but has also been shown to reduce blood pressure, symptoms of IBS, anxiety, depression, insomnia, and many other negative health conditions commonly found in the trucking… Continue reading Meditation Can Help Driver Wellness Programs