Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Texarkana, Dodge City and El Paso Best Markets for Truckers in Coming Week

Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Texarkana, Dodge City and El Paso Best Markets for Truckers in Coming Week

Happy Friday, y’all! Welcome to your Friday edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” a free, three-times-a-week freight forecast from Trucker Tools for truckers and carriers. In this and every edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” you’ll find out where demand for truck capacity will be highest, lowest, rising and falling in the coming week. Today’s freight forecast shows that demand for reefer…

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Five Essentials for Building a Better Brokerage

Five Essentials for Building a Better Brokerage

The United States’ freight brokerage market size was valued at $1.1 billion in 2020 and is projected to hit $13.8 billion by 2028. Most industry experts agree that two factors are driving this growth: an increase in the number of licensed brokers and real-time technology. To remain competitive in an increasingly competitive freight brokerage market, you must be able to…

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Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Texarkana, Dodge City and Spokane Hottest Freight Markets This Week

Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Texarkana, Dodge City and Spokane Hottest Freight Markets This Week

Welcome to your mid-week edition of Trucker Tools’ “Where’s the Freight?,” your source for discovering where demand for capacity will be highest and lowest over the next five to seven day period. With this information in hand, you can make better business decisions on loads, targeting loads that take you into areas where good-paying loads and backhauls are likely to…

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Seven Ways To Maximize Technology ROI

Seven Ways To Maximize Technology ROI

As a business owner, there is nothing better than implementing a technology-based solution and getting a high return on your investment (ROI). When technology is well-designed, it can help you increase productivity, profit margins and customer satisfaction. It also can simplify employee workflows and equip you with the technological infrastructure required for future growth. At the same time, there is…

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Five Ways To Diversify and Grow Your Carrier Network with Trucker Tools’ Broker Advantage

Five Ways To Diversify and Grow Your Carrier Network with Trucker Tools’ Broker Advantage

Yesterday Modern Shipper reported that peak season parcel demand is likely to exceed available capacity by 4.7 million daily shipments. In a recent panel discussion of the current capacity shortage, Logistics Management’s Contributing Editor John Schulz said that the writing is on the proverbial wall when it comes to carriers and capacity.  “It’s a carriers’ market and they’re being very…

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Where’s the Freight? Expect High Demand/Rates for Edmonton, Texarkana, Springfield and Lexington This Week

Where’s the Freight? Expect High Demand/Rates for Edmonton, Texarkana, Springfield and Lexington This Week

Welcome to your Monday edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” a free freight forecast from Trucker Tools that provides information on where demand and rates are likely to be highest and lowest over the next five to seven day period.  In today’s edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” you’ll notice that once again Texarkana, Texas, claims two spots in our Top Five…

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Trucker Tools Smart Solutions: Use Book-It-Now® To Increase Operational Efficiency, Improve Carrier Experience

Trucker Tools Smart Solutions: Use Book-It-Now® To Increase Operational Efficiency, Improve Carrier Experience

This blog is part three of a three-part series on how to use Trucker Tools’ real-time technology to solve the efficiency problems you face in your business. In this blog, we examine how Trucker Tools’ Book-It-Now automates the load/truck booking process and increases productivity, while providing a better experience to carriers and drivers. When used in conjunction with Trucker Tools’…

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Where’s the Freight? Texarkana, Edmonton Lexington and Tucson Top Markets for Truckers This Week

Where’s the Freight? Texarkana, Edmonton Lexington and Tucson Top Markets for Truckers This Week

Happy Friday, truckers and carriers, and welcome to your Friday edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” Trucker Tools’ free market report that helps you maximize your profits by forecasting where demand for capacity will be highest and lowest in the coming week.  In this end-of-week edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” you’ll notice that once again, Texarkana, Texas, claims two spots in…

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Trucker Tools Supports Local Fire Departments, Food Banks and Veterans Groups with Sponsorship of Charity Events in September

Trucker Tools Supports Local Fire Departments, Food Banks and Veterans Groups with Sponsorship of Charity Events in September

We are happy to announce that Trucker Tools will be sponsoring two charity events during the month of September that aim to lift up and help the people in our local communities who are most in need of assistance. Trucker Tools is a Diamond-Level Sponsor of Choptank Transport Community Foundation’s Third Annual 10 Better Than Par Heroes Edition Charity Event.…

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