Transportation TIP List: Week of February 14th, 2016

Having just observed Presidents’ Day, we’ve been thinking about visionary leaders, especially with the 2016 presidential hopefuls moving their campaigning into high gear. But we’re going to keep our primary focus on the hot issues and promising developments in transportation and logistics. Leading candidates featured in this week’s TIP List include revised weight verification requirements […]

Introducing the Preferred Shipper Checklist

By: Ben Cubitt, Senior Vice President, Engineering & Strategic Carrier Management Recently, Transplace announced our Preferred Shipper Checklist to help companies better understand the best practices for becoming a shipper of choice for their carrier partners. A much-talked about topic by shippers, this checklist identifies key factors in how carriers evaluate shippers and then translates […]

The Oilfield Trucking Industry Series – Part 2: Diverse Carriers in the Industry

By: Alaster Love, Vice President, Oil & Gas, Transplace Contributing authors: Keith Richard, Vice President of Operations, Managed Transportation Services and Joe Looper, Manager, Carrier Relationships & Development As we discussed in part one of this three-part post, it’s important to look at how the growth in the oilfield trucking industry has affected its players […]