Posted: 18 Sep, 2018 by Matt Sullivan

As many parts of the Southeast deal with flooding as a result of Hurricane Florence, the transportation industry is re-adjusting to recovery mode, as demand for emergency freight shipped to the area will increase in the coming days.  That typically comes with a temporary spike in inbound rates ...

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Posted: 18 Sep, 2018 by Pat Pitz

If you're a freight broker and your customer calls and demands "Where's my load?" you'd better have an answer. And it better NOT be, "Let me make a few calls and get back to you." A new feature in DAT OnTime — DAT's load tracking platform — enables brokers to send their customer a l...

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Posted: 13 Sep, 2018 by Pat Pitz

Although the coastal towns in the path of Hurricane Florence are generally at the receiving end of the distribution chain, there are 4 port cities in the hurricane's path that will certainly affect freight movements — and likely result in rate increases in those markets. Want to help? Visit ou...

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Posted: 11 Sep, 2018 by Matt Sullivan

When disaster strikes, trucks are needed to get emergency supplies where they're needed most. But as has been the case with Hurricane Florence – which is anticipated to make landfall on the mid-Atlantic coast later this week – we're seeing how trucks are a big part of the preparation pro...

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