Landline Magazine: Spot freight volumes slow during Thanksgiving week
Dec 03, 2020
Load board activity declined sharply last week, with carriers, brokers, and shippers taking time off for Thanksgiving. Freight that did move was priced at a premium, with rates rising on most high-traffic lanes.
Overdrive: Broad supply chain effort, possibly including owner-operators, will be needed to distribute COVID vaccines
Nov 27, 2020
Ken Adamo, chief of analytics for DAT Solutions, said he’s closely watching how vaccine distribution might affect truck capacity. “There’s no historical precedent for the vaccine response to a 100-year pandemic,” he said.
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.