Posted: 17 Apr, 2018 by Pat Pitz

When Jim Syfan, CEO of Syfan Logistics, first started working in the freight brokerage business in the 1970s, there were no load boards, no desktop computers, no internet. When he launched his own brokerage, Turbo Transport, in 1984 he would send his two high-school-aged sons down to the local ...

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Posted: 13 Mar, 2018 by Pat Pitz

Gene Schultz has been in the trucking business for nearly 60 years. Ask him what technological advances have made his job easier over the years and three things come to mind: Computers Satellite trailer tracking The DAT load board "We take it for granted now because it's so easy," Schultz says about...

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