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    Temperature Claims 101 – Everything you Need to Know About Pulp Temperatures

Temperature Claims 101 – Everything you Need to Know About Pulp Temperatures

As we went into some detail in last week’s post, there are many factors that come into play when temperature claims arise in the transportation industry. Some key tools and pieces of information that […]

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    Temperature Claims 101 – The Three Key Things Drivers Need to Know about Portable Temperature Recorders

Temperature Claims 101 – The Three Key Things Drivers Need to Know about Portable Temperature Recorders

There are many areas that come into play when a claim arises. For produce loads, many claims are related to temperature management before and during transit. Some key tools and pieces of information that […]

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    Are You Ready for Winter Driving? The Chain Requirements and Winter Driving Checklist Drivers Need to Know

Are You Ready for Winter Driving? The Chain Requirements and Winter Driving Checklist Drivers Need to Know

Winter is on its way in the Pacific Northwest! As we head into the winter months, drivers need to make sure they are ready for the difficult driving conditions, particularly on the mountain passes. […]

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    The Maintenance Essentials for Transportation Carriers that Haul Refrigerated Goods

The Maintenance Essentials for Transportation Carriers that Haul Refrigerated Goods

Maintenance is key for transportation carriers who want steady profitability and productivity. The best way to prevent and deal with breakdowns and to keep on top of maintenance is to look at the areas […]

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    How Will You Celebrate the Upcoming National Truck Driver’s Appreciation Week?

How Will You Celebrate the Upcoming National Truck Driver’s Appreciation Week?

National Truck Driver’s Appreciation week starts this Sunday September 10 till Saturday, September 16th.  This week honors all professional truck drivers for their hard work and commitment in tackling one of our economy’s most […]

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The 5 Fraud Prevention Tips You Need to Know Now

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 […]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 […]

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

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

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 […]