Carriers http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7870/more en August truck tonnage exceeds expectations; index soars 7.1% http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/august-truck-tonnage-exceeds-expectations-index-soars-71 <div class="node-body article-body"> American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index jumped 7.1% in August 2017, following a 0.5% gain during July.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/august-truck-tonnage-exceeds-expectations-index-soars-71" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/august-truck-tonnage-exceeds-expectations-index-soars-71#comments Business Tools Carriers News Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:00:00 +0000 46491 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Werner supports Special Olympics truck convoy http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/werner-supports-special-olympics-truck-convoy <div class="node-body article-body">Transportation and logistics provider Werner Enterprises Inc recently supported the World’s Largest Truck Convoy from Hastings NE to Grand Island NE to raise money and awareness for the Special Olympics.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/werner-supports-special-olympics-truck-convoy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/werner-supports-special-olympics-truck-convoy#comments Carriers News Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:52:00 +0000 46481 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Pride Transport rolls out new pay program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/pride-transport-rolls-out-new-pay-program <div class="node-body article-body">Pride Transport, a family-owned-and-operated carrier, recently announced its Point-to-Point program for over-the-road company solo and team drivers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/pride-transport-rolls-out-new-pay-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/pride-transport-rolls-out-new-pay-program#comments Carriers News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:05:00 +0000 46461 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Driver turnover rate at truckload carriers surges http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/driver-turnover-rate-truckload-carriers-surges <div class="node-body article-body">The turnover rate at truckload carriers surged in the second quarter of 2017, a sign that the market for drivers is quickly tightening, according to Bob Costello, American Trucking Associations chief economist.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/driver-turnover-rate-truckload-carriers-surges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/driver-turnover-rate-truckload-carriers-surges#comments Carriers News Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:49:00 +0000 46451 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>Tim Boyle/Getty Images News</p> Employment verification is simplified http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/employment-verification-simplified <div class="node-body article-body">Driver iQ, providers of background screening and driver monitoring services to the trucking industry, announced its SingleCheck Employment Verification online service is available to motor carriers for processing all direct employment verification requests on current and past drivers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/employment-verification-simplified" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/employment-verification-simplified#comments Business Tools Carriers News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:53:00 +0000 46431 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Choptank unveils new brand strategy, logo http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/choptank-unveils-new-brand-strategy-logo <div class="node-body article-body">Choptank Transport, a third-party logistics provider headquartered in Preston MD, has launched a new brand strategy and logo design to align with its recent growth and technology-driven logistics services.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/choptank-unveils-new-brand-strategy-logo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/choptank-unveils-new-brand-strategy-logo#comments Business Tools Carriers News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:58:00 +0000 46401 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Maersk Line uploads its container fleet details to BoxTech database http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/maersk-line-uploads-its-container-fleet-details-boxtech-database <div class="node-body article-body">Global container shipping company Maersk Line has uploaded the technical details of its entire container fleet to BoxTech, the database provided by the Bureau International des Containers (BIC).</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/maersk-line-uploads-its-container-fleet-details-boxtech-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/maersk-line-uploads-its-container-fleet-details-boxtech-database#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:33:00 +0000 46381 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Truckload capacity tightens in response to hurricanes http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-capacity-tightens-response-hurricanes <div class="node-body article-body">The number of loads on the spot truckload freight market fell 3% during the week ending September 9, 2017, which included the Labor Day holiday and supply chain disruptions caused by two hurricanes, said DAT Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-capacity-tightens-response-hurricanes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-capacity-tightens-response-hurricanes#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:24:00 +0000 46361 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Werner chosen as SmartWay High Performer http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/werner-chosen-smartway-high-performer <div class="node-body article-body">Werner Enterprises Inc, a transportation and logistics provider, has been named a 2017 SmartWay High Performer in six categories by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/werner-chosen-smartway-high-performer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/werner-chosen-smartway-high-performer#comments Carriers Going Green News Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:18:00 +0000 46351 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Roadrunner invests in Infiniti-I training system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/roadrunner-invests-infiniti-i-training-system <div class="node-body article-body">Roadrunner Transportation Systems has announced the implementation of a new Learning Management System (LMS), Infiniti-I, to provide employees with an online platform that enables continuous education and development.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/roadrunner-invests-infiniti-i-training-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/roadrunner-invests-infiniti-i-training-system#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:28:00 +0000 46341 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com