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    ELD Mandate: Updates, Violation Information and Device Introduction Pricing & Reviews Drivers Need to Know

Aug
17

We are back with another update on the ELD regulation; this topic is once again creating a lot of chatter in the industry with the recent news of a Bill to Senate that was […]

Aug
10

Fraud is a continual threat to the transportation industry. Scammers threaten the livelihoods of shippers, carriers, & brokers, and increase the price of good for consumers. A key agency in the industry, the Transportation Intermediaries […]

  • driver records
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    How Long Do CSA Points Stay on Your Record Once You Get Them?

Aug
3

CSA points – a hot topic in the industry. Many transportation stakeholders have offered up criticism, saying that the lack of data undermines the program, and does not establish a link between a carrier’s […]

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    Commodity Updates – The Top 4 Product Updates You Need to Know from This Month’s Retail Visit

Jul
27

This week’s visit out to the local stores showed some great promotions at store level, with retailers taking advantage of consumers’ enjoyment of fresh produce in the summer, especially with hot weather we have […]

  • driver documents
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    Step By Step Guide to Filling out Your Motor Carrier Authority Update (MCS-150)

Jul
20

Updating records is commonplace in the transportation industry. Whether it is related to regulations, insurance, banking, or business operations, most records require updating at least every 1-2 years. Organizing these updates into a calendar […]

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    The Fundamentals of Pulp Thermometers and Pulping Instructions That Every Driver Needs to Know

Jul
13

The smallest of devices often play vital roles in many industries; this is true for pulp temperature thermometers in the produce transportation industry; they are essential for a driver to use to protect themselves […]

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    The Importance of Communication Between You and Your Transportation Service Provider when Transporting Refrigerated Products

Jul
6

Providing refrigerated transport services requires detail and understanding the many facets of produce. Because of this, communication is critical. Carriers need to have great communication with their transportation provider so that load details can […]

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    Commodity Updates – The Top 4 Product Updates You Need to Know from This Month’s Retail Visit

Jun
29

This week’s visit out to the local stores indicated that we are right on schedule for summer in the pacific northwest; stone fruit season is ramping up with promotable supplies, there are several varieties […]

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    Stone Fruit Season – The 4 Popular Varieties, Good Arrival Standards, and Loading Guidelines You Need to Know

Jun
22

Stone fruit season is now underway, and as we found out from our last retail store visits, most local retailers are now stocking light supplies of nectarines, apricots, peaches, and plums. Experts note that […]

  • Refrigerated Transportation
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    8 Common Malfunctions Refrigerated Truck Delivery Service Providers Face and What to Do to Prevent Them

Jun
15

Refrigerated trailers are complex machines; there are many parts that need to be working correctly for them to function as designed. Any driver providing refrigerated truck delivery service should have an intimate knowledge of […]