Best Practices and Benchmarks

Freight Brokers Moved 16% More Loads in 2017

Revenue rose steadily throughout 2017 for freight brokers in the DAT Keypoint benchmark project. The benchmark report… Read More

Detention Policies Need to Change in 2018

I am so hoping that 2018 will be the year when detention policies and practices change. Read More

How Truckers Can Shake Off the Winter Blues

Most of us owner-operators went home for the holidays… Read More

Protect Yourself and Your Company from Cyber-Attacks

Please note another holiday season is upon us and with it brings many cyber-related attacks and compromise opportunities… Read More

Freight Brokers Earn $62 Per Load in October, a 2-Year High

A net profit of $62 per load is the highest result achieved by mid-sized freight brokers for at least two years. That… Read More

Freight Brokers Earn a New High of $62 Per Load in October

It may not sound like a lot, but $61.65 is a new record for average net profit per load for freight brokers. That bottom… Read More

DAT's Tami Hart Awarded for Combating Cargo Theft

Tami Hart has your back. Just ask Mark Lavender, Special Agent with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Agent Lavender… Read More

How DAT Tools Help Protect You From Cargo Scams

When you work with a broker or carrier for the first time, you might feel nervous. You could be asking yourself: "Is this… Read More

How Tami Hart Helps Protect DAT Customers From Cargo Theft and Other Scams

[No… Read More

How to Survive the ELD Mandate

The biggest impact from the ELD mandate will be felt by small carriers and owner-operators. Read More

Rate Forecasting and Analytics in Practice

Want to know tomorrow’s freight rates today? Read More

ELDs Mean There's No More "Don't Tell the Broker"

<p>An owner-operator who runs the spot market sometimes needs to be ready to improvise, adapt… Read More