Carriers

7 Secrets to Success for Running Reefer

7 Secrets to Success for Running Reefer

With produce season in full swing, what better time than now to talk about hauling refrigerated freight! Trucker Tools recently chatted with owner operator Travis Griffin, an Air Force veteran and father of two who is based in Illinois and hauls reefer throughout the Midwest. During our conversation, Travis offered some great advice for truckers who are new to hauling…

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How To Start a Trucking Business

How To Start a Trucking Business

You’ve recently completed your training and gotten your CDL. Way to go! There are lots of possibilities and potential for growth in your career. Lucky for you, we’ve interviewed dozens of seasoned and newbie owner operators over the last year who’ve offered their advice on how to start a trucking business and have a long-lasting, successful career as an owner…

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OTR Capital’s Partnership with Trucker Tools: Helping Truckers Thrive in Challenging Times

OTR Capital’s Partnership with Trucker Tools: Helping Truckers Thrive in Challenging Times

Trucker Tools recently had the opportunity to speak with Grace Maher, OTR Capital’s Vice President and Director of Operations, about the company’s new integration partnership with Trucker Tools. In our conversation with Ms. Maher, we learned more about OTR Capital’s beginnings, the company’s focus on carrier service and success, and why Trucker Tools is the right partner for the organization.…

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Three Tips for Running Produce – with Tamara Spivey

Three Tips for Running Produce – with Tamara Spivey

With regions across the country breaking high temperature records this summer, running produce has never been more challenging. We recently talked to owner operator and veteran reefer driver Tamara Spivey about best practices for hauling refrigerated cargo and how to ensure that the load arrives in good condition. Tamara offered us these tips for hauling produce during this hot summer…

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Five Ways Trucker Tools’ Driver App Saves Time and Money — with Trucker Travis Griffin

Five Ways Trucker Tools’ Driver App Saves Time and Money — with Trucker Travis Griffin

After a stint in the United States Air Force in vehicle operations, Milwaukee native Travis Griffin got his CDL and went over-the-road, working for several big names in the trucking industry over the course of his career. Today, Travis is an owner operator who drives his customized Freightliner on a dedicated account in the Midwest for Hirschbach Motor Lines, mainly…

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The Benefits of Using Book-It-Now®

The Benefits of Using Book-It-Now®

We know you want to save time and maximize your revenue, but that you’re also short on time. That’s why we’ll make this quick. Trucker Tools’ Book-It-Now® is all about saving you time and keeping those wheels moving. Check out the top three reasons why you should be using Trucker Tools’ Book-It-Now®. 1. Book-It-Now® Saves Time Spending hours on load…

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July 2020 Monthly Link Roundup – Carriers

July 2020 Monthly Link Roundup – Carriers

All of us at Trucker Tools hope you’re enjoying your summer and that you’re getting in a least a little R&R with friends and loved ones during this busy season.  In case you missed it, we had some fantastic blogs in July featuring interviews with real truckers from all over the country. From Rob Moore’s heavy haul tips and Hazmat…

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