The 2:00 Minute Warning

Shippers Beware! Some Potential Pitfalls of Dimensional LTL Pricing

August 17, 2017 |

"Hold The Presses!" Dimensional Pricing In The LTL Area Signals Big Changes And Higher Freight Costs!

August 10, 2017 |

Lessons Learned From Walmart and Other Smart Shippers: If You Want Great LTL Rates, Don't Be A Doubting Thomas!

August 3, 2017 |

Washington Update - ELDs, Twin 33s Could Affect Your Freight Costs

July 27, 2017 |

What does Wal-Mart's On-Time / In-Full Program, ELDs, and the NMFTA Have In Common?

July 20, 2017 |

Are you treating your career too casually?

July 13, 2017 |

3 Tips for Conducting an "Unconventional" Sourcing Event

July 5, 2017 |

UPS Peak Season Surcharges

June 29, 2017 |

Important Update About ELD Mandate and CSCMP’s State of Logistics Report

June 22, 2017 |

Is Your Transportation Data Helping or Hurting Your Cause?

June 15, 2017 |

Looking to reduce your freight costs and improve your profitability? Use a great Transportation Management System (TMS)!

June 8, 2017 |

Supply Chain Lessons You Can Learn From Jeff Bezos' Letter to Amazon Shareholders

June 1, 2017 |

Washington Update: A Conversation with Representative Daniel Lipinski and Our Annual Alert for the CVSA Road Check

May 25, 2017 |

When It Comes To Reducing Your Freight Costs Ask Yourself: Am I Involved or Committed?

May 18, 2017 |

A Question I Like to Ask Presidents & CEOs

May 11, 2017 |

3 Tips for Conducting a LTL or Truckload Sourcing Event

May 4, 2017 |

Stop Throwing Your Money Down The Drain - Part 2

April 27, 2017 |

Lessons from NASSTRAC’s Annual Conference for Shippers: Tariffs, Contracts, and More

April 20, 2017 |

Jeff Immelt's Thoughts On The Transformation of GE and What It Means For Your Company

April 13, 2017 |

It's A Brave New World In The Logistics and Supply Chain Universe: Lessons Learned From ProMat

April 6, 2017 |

Stop Wasting Money! How a TMS Can Save You Money on Shipping

March 30, 2017 |

Relationships Matter - In Logistics and Life!

March 23, 2017 |

LTL Rates and Truckload Rates Ready to Rise? More Supporting Evidence.

March 16, 2017 |

Concerned about how transportation issues can affect your company's profitability? Check out this interview with John Larkin of Stifel Financial.

March 9, 2017 |

Dimensional Pricing, Carrier Re-Weighs and Other Freight Adjustments Can Pile Up Fast - What Should Shippers Do?

March 2, 2017 |

Transportation Weather Report From The Stifel Conference: Capacity Storm On The Way

February 23, 2017 |

Talking Logistics - How Idahoan Transformed their Transportation Spend Management Program

February 16, 2017 |

Logistics Lessons from the NIT League Summit

February 9, 2017 |

New Interview with Economist Gary Shilling: What to Expect in 2017

February 2, 2017 |

How Companies Can Achieve Sustainable Transportation Savings

January 26, 2017 |

How Do Companies Get Sustainable Transportation Savings - An Interview With Talking Logistics' Adrian Gonzalez

January 19, 2017 |

Two Challenges Ahead for Carriers and Shippers in 2017

January 12, 2017 |

Carrier Capacity will be the Big Story in 2017!

January 5, 2017 |

A Christmas Message from TranzAct Technologies

December 19, 2016 |

Building a Great Transportation Strategy? Make Sure It Answers the What, Why and How Questions

December 14, 2016 |

Gary Shilling's Thoughts on The Trump Economy and NIT League's Annual Transportation Summit

December 8, 2016 |

When it Comes to Conducting Transportation Sourcing Events – Don’t Go it Alone

December 1, 2016 |

Giving thanks with an attitude of gratitude!

November 22, 2016 |

How Will the Trump Administration Impact Shippers

November 17, 2016 |

Want to reduce your freight costs? Then look at the 3P's

November 10, 2016 |

In planning for the future in transportation, you need to consider these two questions.

November 3, 2016 |

Mapping Your Transportation Future

October 27, 2016 |

Welcome to the Future: An Interview with Brad Jacobs, Chairman and CEO of XPO Logistics

October 20, 2016 |

How safe is your job? Be prepared for reorganizations in the logistics industry.

October 13, 2016 |

What We Learned at CSCMP's Annual Conference and FedEx Announces Their GRI.

October 6, 2016 |

Transportation Budget Tip #4 – The Oh Shucks Factor

September 29, 2016 |

Transportation Budget Tip 3 - Understand Increases from Your Carriers

September 22, 2016 |

Building a Great Transportation Budget Tip #2

September 15, 2016 |

Want To Build An Accurate Transportation Budget? Tip #1 - Look at the Economy

September 8, 2016 |

Watch Out for New Bill of Lading Regulations

September 1, 2016 |

Carrier Changes that May Impact your Shipping Practices

August 25, 2016 |

Make Plans to Attend the CSCMP Conference in Orlando from 9/25 to 9/28

August 18, 2016 |

Things that could impact your transportation budgets in 2017

August 11, 2016 |

Invest in Your Career

August 4, 2016 |

Transportation Savings for Dummies

July 28, 2016 |

Are transportation storm clouds on the horizon?

July 21, 2016 |

Everybody Wants Transportation Savings, But Do You Have the Tools to Get the Job Done?

July 14, 2016 |

7 Questions Every Leader Should Ask and Answer

July 7, 2016 |

The new Panama Canal expansion is officially opened

June 30, 2016 |

Two Great Resources for Shippers: CSCMP and Wolfe Research Survey

June 23, 2016 |

Gain the advantage in managing your supply chain with TranzAct's Marketplace Update

June 16, 2016 |

Road Check America Signals that Capacity Can Still be an Issue

June 8, 2016 |

Don't Be The Lone  Ranger - One Thing World-Class Shippers Have in Common

June 2, 2016 |

5 Steps on the Road to Being a World Class Shipper

May 26, 2016 |

Your Supply Chain Needs a Vendor Chargeback Program

May 19, 2016 |

LTL Sourcing: 3 Key Tips

May 12, 2016 |

Three Takeaways from Last Week's NASSTRAC Conference

May 5, 2016 |

Not aware of your supply chain risk? Now that's nuts!

April 28, 2016 |

How prepared are you for supply chain risks?

April 21, 2016 |

If You Want to Reduce Your Transportation Costs, Buy a Ticket!

April 13, 2016 |

Develop a Winning Transportation Plan

April 7, 2016 |

Resources for Staying on Top of the Transportation Industry

March 31, 2016 |

CSA Scores Return - Shippers Get Ready

March 24, 2016 |

Transportation Rates and Exponential Change

March 14, 2016 |

Updated Economic Outlook from Gary Shilling

March 10, 2016 |

Watch Out for the "Landmines" in Your LTL Contracts

March 3, 2016 |

Relationships matter. Remembering Rich Lenart.

February 25, 2016 |

It's Time to Look at Your Truckload Rates!

February 18, 2016 |

If You Can't Measure It.... Why a TMS is a Valuable Tool for Managing Your True Total Transportation Spend

February 11, 2016 |

Conducting a World Class Sourcing Event is Just the First Step in Reducing Costs. Track your Results with a TMS.

February 4, 2016 |

Life in a Post CSA Environment and Three Questions You Need to Ask about Driver Coercion

January 28, 2016 |

Morton Salt's Sourcing Event Yielded Great Savings. Here's How.

January 21, 2016 |

Some Helpful Resources To Help You Manage Your Transportation Spend In 2016

January 14, 2016 |

Understand Issues you'll Deal with in 2016

January 7, 2016 |

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

December 22, 2015 |

Webinar on CSA Scores and Driver Coercion Rulemaking, Plus an Update on ELDs and Hours of Service

December 17, 2015 |

Gary Shilling's Economic Insights for 2016 and an Important Update on CSA Scores

December 10, 2015 |

At Last! We have a Federal Highway Bill. And The FMCSA Issues Their Driver Coercion Rule.

December 4, 2015 |

Announcements from the FMCSA and FMC at the NITL Meeting

November 25, 2015 |

For LTL and Truckload Bids and Shipping, Use this Essential Tool

November 19, 2015 |

UPS Fees and Highway Bill Update

November 12, 2015 |

Why now is the time to conduct your next freight bid

November 5, 2015 |

Update on the Safe Trucking Act and the Transportation and Logistics Hiring Reform Act

October 29, 2015 |

Infographic: How to Avoid Predictable Surprises in Your Supply Chain

October 22, 2015 |

Lessons from CSCMP 2015

October 15, 2015 |

Jack Holmes on Why the UPS Purchase of Coyote Logistics Makes Sense & Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood on Infrastructure

October 8, 2015 |

Two Analytical Tools to Help Manage Your Transportation Spend

October 1, 2015 |

Why the Right TMS Can Save You Money

September 24, 2015 |

Support the Safe Trucking Act

September 17, 2015 |

A house divided costs shippers billions of dollars

September 10, 2015 |

Here Is Some Practical Career Advice: Don't Be The Lone Ranger!

September 3, 2015 |

One of the Biggest Challenges Facing Logistics Professionals Today

August 26, 2015 |

Why Your Sourcing Events are More Important than Ever

August 20, 2015 |

The Latest on the Highway Bill and Quantifying Your Sourcing Event

August 13, 2015 |

Are You Leaving Money on the Table? Why it Pays to Look at Your LTL Base Tariff.

August 6, 2015 |

Shippers: You’re in a Seller’s Market, But There’s Hope [Quick Tips]

July 30, 2015 |

Detention, legislation and classifications: 3 issues that could impact your freight costs

July 23, 2015 |

What happens when carriers or brokers walk away from their contracts?

July 16, 2015 |

Do your carriers see you as a "problem child?"

July 9, 2015 |

Avoid Significant Rate Increases with these LTL/TL Sourcing Event Tips

July 2, 2015 |

Bring Home the Stanley Cup of Transportation Costs

June 25, 2015 |

The THUD Bill and Keeping Costs in Check

June 18, 2015 |

3 Tools for Reducing your Transportation Costs

June 11, 2015 |

We Need a Fully Funded Highway Bill

June 4, 2015 |

LTL Rates – Two Resources to Help you Know Where you Stand

May 28, 2015 |

The 3 Major Factors that will Determine Your LTL Rate Increases

May 21, 2015 |

Celebrate National Transportation Week!

May 12, 2015 |

Highlights of CSCMP’s September 2015 Conference in San Diego

May 7, 2015 |

Predictable surprises that impact your transportation budget

April 30, 2015 |

3 Things You Need to Know from NASSTRAC and TIA’s Recent Conferences

April 23, 2015 |

LTL and TL rates could rise 15-20% UNLESS....

April 16, 2015 |

How could freight costs be going up while fuel costs are going down?

April 9, 2015 |

Transportation Information for the C-Suite

April 2, 2015 |

I am concerned about your career, are you?

March 26, 2015 |

Inside View of the Trucking Industry from the President & COO of Werner Enterprises

March 19, 2015 |

News from D.C. - Highway Bills, Heavier Trucks & Hiring Standards

March 12, 2015 |

LTL Shipping: Tips for Being Operationally Friendly with your Carriers

March 5, 2015 |

LTL Sourcing – We’ve Been Talking to Your Carriers

February 26, 2015 |

Delays at the West Coast Ports Underscore Need For Supply Chain Risk Mitigation Plan

February 24, 2015 |

Chaos at the Ports

February 19, 2015 |

Get Help Conducting a TL or LTL Sourcing Event

February 12, 2015 |

One of the Biggest Mistakes Shippers Make When Negotiating With Carriers

February 5, 2015 |

Update on West Coast Port Disruptions and a New Highway Bill

January 29, 2015 |

Why Carriers are Increasing Your Rates & What You Can Do

January 22, 2015 |

Must View Update on West Coast Ports, LTL Rate Increases, and Fuel Surcharges

January 12, 2015 |

Economic Insights for 2015

January 6, 2015 |

Merry Christmas!

December 22, 2014 |

Good News for Shippers

December 18, 2014 |

Where is the best place to source our products?

December 11, 2014 |

Issues that will Affect Your Supply Chain in 2015

December 4, 2014 |

Ports Getting Worse and How to be a "Shipper of Choice"

November 25, 2014 |

Problems at the West Coast Ports and How Rate Increases are Affecting Your Profitability

November 20, 2014 |

Port Congestion and LTL Pricing

November 13, 2014 |

Dealing with General Rate Increases from LTL Carriers?

November 6, 2014 |

News for Parcel, Rail and Other Modes

October 30, 2014 |

Parcel Pricing and Reporting - Don't Fly Blind

October 23, 2014 |

How will dimensional pricing impact your budget?

October 16, 2014 |

What to Know About the Coming Supply Chain Storm

October 9, 2014 |

CSCMP Lessons Learned

October 2, 2014 |

What’s Happening with Freight Costs is a Predictable Surprise

September 25, 2014 |

Note to CEOs - Your Freight Costs are Going Up Unless... - Part 2

September 18, 2014 |

A Message to CEOs - Your Freight Costs are Going Up Unless...

September 11, 2014 |

Logistics updates and NIT League's next meeting

September 4, 2014 |

LTL Freight Costs - Three Helpful Resources

August 28, 2014 |

LTL Sourcing - Negotiating the Contracts

August 21, 2014 |

LTL Sourcing - Evaluating your LTL Carriers' Responses to your RFP

August 14, 2014 |

Supply Chain Management - Highway Trust Fund, Ports, and Administrator Ferro

August 7, 2014 |

Keep Your "I Love You's" Up to Date

July 30, 2014 |

Supply Chain Management - The Highway Trust Fund & West Coast Ports

July 24, 2014 |

LTL Sourcing - Conducting the LTL RFP

July 17, 2014 |

LTL Sourcing - Choosing the Right LTL Carriers

July 10, 2014 |

LTL Tariff Myths and Dimensional Parcel Pricing

July 2, 2014 |

LTL Sourcing and What’s Happening at the Ports

June 25, 2014 |

LTL Rates – Understanding the Transportation Marketplace

June 16, 2014 |

LTL Rates - How to Negotiate Better Rates

June 9, 2014 |

How the THUD Bill and Other Legislation Could Impact Trucking Capacity

June 5, 2014 |

Supply Chain Management Tip for Thinking Strategically

May 26, 2014 |

Watch out for Dimensional Parcel Pricing & FMCSA Driver Coercion Rulemaking

May 19, 2014 |

How to get your message out this National Transportation Week

May 14, 2014 |

MAP-21 expires soon--Why this matters for supply chain management

May 12, 2014 |

Shipper accountability: The key to lean principles and safe roads

May 5, 2014 |

Why it’s important to vet and monitor your carriers

April 28, 2014 |

Supply Chain Management Lessons from NASSTRAC’s Annual Conference

April 21, 2014 |

Overcoming the Capacity Crunch: Supply Chain Management Advice

April 14, 2014 |

3 Things to Watch with Freight Audit and Payment

April 7, 2014 |

The 3 P's of Supply Chain Management

March 31, 2014 |

Learn how HOS, ELDs, and other regulatory issues affect your supply chain management at NASSTRAC

March 24, 2014 |

What's Happening With LTL Rate Increases, Labor Unrest at Ports, and Future Parcel Negotiations

March 17, 2014 |

Why your transportation costs could go up--despite those great rates you negotiated

March 10, 2014 |

How do carriers decide who gets their trucks?

March 3, 2014 |

When Capacity is Tight, it Pays to be a Carrier-Friendly Shipper

February 24, 2014 |

Get Ready for a Capacity Crunch

February 17, 2014 |

Why Truck Safety is Back in the Headlines

February 10, 2014 |

3 Cold Weather Issues for Shippers, 3PLs and Carriers

February 3, 2014 |

Teamsters Accept YRC's Revised Proposal

January 27, 2014 |

Top 3 Concerns for Freight Costs in 2014

January 20, 2014 |

What does it mean for a shipper or 3PL when big companies can’t handle last-minute volumes?

January 13, 2014 |

Update on YRC Negotiations with their Unions

January 10, 2014 |

3 Things that Shippers, 3rd Parties and Carriers Should Watch in 2014

January 6, 2014 |

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from your friends at Tranzact

December 23, 2013 |

YRC Negotiating with Teamsters to Extend Contract

December 16, 2013 |

What you need to know about pending legislation and your transportation contracts

December 9, 2013 |

Events in Washington, D.C. and their impact on the transportation industry

December 2, 2013 |

Three questions you should ask about your supply chain impact

November 25, 2013 |

Developments in DC that may impact your transportation budget

November 18, 2013 |

Highlights from our exclusive interview with John Larkin

November 11, 2013 |

A custom complimentary report that will help you reduce your shipping risk

November 4, 2013 |

Top Two Logistics Issues Keeping People up at Night

October 28, 2013 |

Two presentations that will change your company -- and your career

October 21, 2013 |

How would your carriers treat increased sales?

October 14, 2013 |

Watch Out for Rate Increases

October 7, 2013 |