Parcel Diversification 2022

Parcel Diversification 2022

Advice to parcel shippers for 2021 included the task to diversify carrier bases to reduce reliance on the big carriers, like FedEx and UPS; however, accomplishing this was easier said than done. It’s projected that very little will change during the new year: demand...
Are CB Radios Still Around?

Are CB Radios Still Around?

The image of a trucker with a CB radio in one hand and a steering wheel in the other is almost as iconic as an image of a child with Mickey and Minnie Mouse in front of the Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland—it’s expected. If the castle was removed or Mickey and...
Why Trucking Makes us Grateful

Why Trucking Makes us Grateful

Despite the fear and uncertainty brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic over the past nearly two years, the trucking industry showed impressive resiliency. For those of us in the trenches of this enterprise, it seems appropriate at this Thanksgiving time to pause and...
Truck Drivers and COVID Testing

Truck Drivers and COVID Testing

Truck drivers have been holding their breaths since the Biden administration’s vaccine rule was released and they were informed they would have to get vaccinated or undergo regular COVID testing. They were hopeful the trucking industry would be exempt from the...
Vehicle Facts

Vehicle Facts

Can you imagine how different life would be without transportation? Not only would we not be able to get to work, visit family, see a friend, pick up groceries, get our garbage picked up, and more,  but millions of products we use every day would not be available for...