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Trucker Tools: The Load Tracking Tech Preferred by Drivers and Carriers

Trucker Tools: The Load Tracking Tech Preferred by Drivers and Carriers

Getting drivers and carriers to use load tracking technology is often the greatest hurdle you face as a freight broker when it comes to providing freight visibility to shippers. Some drivers may not love tracking apps because they don’t provide value to drivers. Others may not trust that the technology will deliver the results as promised, so they’re reluctant to participate in digital load…

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Build Better Carrier Relationships Through Driver Loyalty Programs

Build Better Carrier Relationships Through Driver Loyalty Programs

Last week, Trucker Tools’ C.E.O. Kary Jablonski was joined by Simple Logistics’ V.P. of Operations Adam Schaefer for a discussion of the positive impact driver loyalty programs can have on carrier relationships. The webinar, which was held in partnership with FreightWaves, was moderated by FreightWaves’ V.P. of Media Operations Mary Anne Hensley. In the webinar, Schaefer described how the company is leveraging…

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Five Can’t-Live-Without Technology-Based Tools for Freight Brokers

Five Can’t-Live-Without Technology-Based Tools for Freight Brokers

To get the best results possible, you must choose wisely when deciding what kind of technology to use in your freight brokerage operations. Most freight brokerages require a unique combination of technology-based tools to best serve customers and carriers. There are some software solutions, however, that provide a high return on investment regardless of your niche within transportation or the size of…

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Three Reasons To Choose Trucker Tools for Real-Time Load Tracking

Three Reasons To Choose Trucker Tools for Real-Time Load Tracking

As the owner of a freight brokerage or logistics business, you recognize that real-time visibility is important to your customers. However, you may be overwhelmed by the number of software options available to you when it comes to choosing a load tracking technology for your company. In this blog, you’ll learn why Trucker Tools is the industry’s best-in-class visibility technology provider — and how…

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Faster Carrier Rate Confirmations with Smart Capacity and SONAR

Faster Carrier Rate Confirmations with Smart Capacity and SONAR

Last month, we began a new integration partnership with FreightWaves SONAR that brings SONAR rate intelligence to our Smart Capacity software platform for freight brokers and logistics companies. This powerful new tool within Smart Capacity provides you with average, high and low rate data for each load in Smart Capacity that speeds up carrier rate confirmations. Instant access to real-time rate intelligence…

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Broker Tip: Load Tracking Best Practices, Part One

Broker Tip: Load Tracking Best Practices, Part One

This ongoing Broker Tip blog series is giving freight brokers like you the tools you need to be more effective in your daily work. Our tips help you source and manage capacity faster, streamline your communications with carriers and drivers, build a strong carrier network and increase efficiency. This blog is dedicated to real-time load tracking and how to achieve the…

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Employee Spotlight: Trucker Tools’ Partnerships Manager, Max Leach

Employee Spotlight: Trucker Tools’ Partnerships Manager, Max Leach

In this ongoing Employee Spotlight blog series, you’re getting to know the hard-working folks here at Trucker Tools, including members of our engineering, sales, marketing and executive teams. This newest Employee Spotlight blog is dedicated to Virginia native Max Leach, Trucker Tools’ Partnerships Manager. Max joined the Trucker Tools team in 2019 and today oversees Trucker Tools’ software integration partnerships. Outside…

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Integration Partner Highlight: Verizon Connect ELD

Integration Partner Highlight: Verizon Connect ELD

Time really is money in the transportation business, which is why Trucker Tools partners with other leading technology providers in the industry. We know that when our technology can “talk” to other technologies, it saves valuable time and everyone wins – including freight brokers, 3PLs, drivers, carriers and shippers.  Trucker Tools’ broker load tracking platform Smart Capacity integrates with 89 different electronic logging devices, giving…

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