Commercial Carrier Journal: Former Swift CEO: The driver shortage is back — but this time it’s different
Nov 23, 2020
The OTR truckload driver count is at an eight-year low, and traditional solutions to solving the driver shortage aren’t working. It’s time for all carriers to start investing and innovating in new solutions.
Commercial Carrier Journal: ‘Guessing game’: Carriers can expect contract rates growth for 2021, though uncertainty abounds
Oct 21, 2020
While contract rates have been steadily climbing since the economic recovery began in early June, the ultimate outlook for contracted per-mile rates between carriers and shippers is somewhat muddy — especially after the calendar flips to 2021.
Talk Business & Politics: Truck capacity limited, spot rates up nearly 50% heading into holiday shipping season
Oct 14, 2020
Dean Croke, principal analyst for DAT iQ, the freight data and analytics operation for DAT Freight & Analytics, expects winners and losers in the holiday shipping season this year. DAT operates an online marketplace for spot truckload freight.