The 2:00 Minute Warning

With Ocean Rates Plummeting and Truckload Rates on the Table, Shippers Finally Get Some Good News! But...

September 28, 2022

Is it possible to reduce freight costs when carriers pass along big rate increases?

April 20, 2022

How Will "Freight Embargoes" Impact Your Supply Chain in the Fourth Quarter?

October 1, 2020

How Will IMO 2020 Impact My Budget?

November 27, 2019

Sourcing to Mitigate Surcharges

A couple of years ago I was at United Airlines where I heard a presentation from their chief revenue officer about the importance of surcharges to airlines (e.g. fees for checking bags, changing reservations, etc...). When he noted that the airlines had taken in over $20 billion in the previous year, it underscored the importance of surcharges on airline profitability.

July 31, 2019

Transportation Sourcing Events in 2019: The Time is Now!

April 3, 2019

Fair Warning! Capacity Is Tight – and Likely To Get Even Tighter!

March 1, 2018

Truckload capacity is tight! Is this the new normal?

January 18, 2018

"Mike, my truckload rates are through the roof!" Are higher freight rates the new normal?

November 9, 2017