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: 25 Jul, 2018 by Matt Sullivan

When a broker or shipper says that they want to track a load, it can seem like a  hassle. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. Ask your broker if they use DAT OnTime, the load-tracking app that gives drivers the most control.  We’ll also give you a $15 Amazon gift card when ...

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Posted: 25 May, 2018 by Matt Sullivan

With the recent upheavals in the cost of shipping, it’s more important than ever to analyze how your company’s prices compare with the competition. With DAT RateView™, you can now benchmark your company’s contract truckload rates against the prevailing market prices, ava...

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Posted: 18 May, 2018 by Mark Montague

  We often explain that freight rates in DAT RateView are based on $57 billion (as of July 2018) worth of actual freight payments per year, on 65,000 point-to-point lanes. But what does that mean? I get this question a lot. DAT has established very rigorous processes to collect and analyze rat...

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