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Where’s the Freight? Texarkana, Lexington, Southwestern Ontario, Edmonton and Huntington Best Markets for Truckers/Carriers in Coming Week

Where’s the Freight? Texarkana, Lexington, Southwestern Ontario, Edmonton and Huntington Best Markets for Truckers/Carriers in Coming Week

Happy Wednesday, everyone. Welcome to your mid-week edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” Trucker Tools’ three-times-a-week free market report for owner operators and carriers. In each and every edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” you’ll discover where demand for capacity and rates are likely to be highest and lowest in the next five to seven day period. In the coming week, we’re…

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Where’s the Freight? Southwestern Ontario, Texarkana, Springfield and Huntington Highest Demand/Rate Markets This Week

Where’s the Freight? Southwestern Ontario, Texarkana, Springfield and Huntington Highest Demand/Rate Markets This Week

Welcome to a special Tuesday edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” Trucker Tools’ free freight forecast that projects where demand for capacity and rates is likely to be highest and lowest in the coming week.  More than a week has passed since Hurricane Ida hit the Gulf Coast and the Eastern United States. The flooding and damage caused by the storm…

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Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Southwestern Ontario, Texarkana and Springfield Top Markets for Truckers/Carriers

Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Southwestern Ontario, Texarkana and Springfield Top Markets for Truckers/Carriers

Happy Friday, all. It’s time for your end-of-week edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” Trucker Tools’ free freight forecast for owner operators and carriers that tells you where you can expect demand for capacity to be high and low in the coming week.  Hurricane Ida, which made landfall on Sunday, has left a path of destruction in its wake from Louisiana…

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Integration Partner Highlight: PCS Software’s TMP

Integration Partner Highlight: PCS Software’s TMP

Data silos can kill a business. When your software platforms don’t share data, employee workflows become complicated, your operating costs become inflated and you miss out on potential opportunities for growth. Trucker Tools partners with leading technology developers and vendors from across the transportation industry because we know that software integrations save you time, reduce your costs and provide you…

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Join Trucker Tools Sept. 12-14 at McLeod Software’s 2021 User Conference

Join Trucker Tools Sept. 12-14 at McLeod Software’s 2021 User Conference

Trucker Tools will gather with logistics and freight brokerage professionals from across the transportation industry Sept. 12 through Sept. 14 in Dallas for McLeod Software’s 2021 User Conference. The annual event will be held at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center and will include educational sessions, training and exhibits for both logistics professionals and carriers. Trucker Tools’ Vice President…

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Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Dodge City, Texarkana, New Castle and Rapid City Top Markets for Truckers in Coming Week

Where’s the Freight? Edmonton, Dodge City, Texarkana, New Castle and Rapid City Top Markets for Truckers in Coming Week

Welcome to your mid-week edition of Trucker Tools’ “Where’s the Freight?,” a three-times-a-week free market report that tells you where demand and rates are likely to be high and low over the next five to seven day period. In this Wednesday edition of “Where’s the Freight?,” the Edmonton, Alberta, reefer market claims the number 1 spot in our Top Five…

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TMS Provider PCS Software Adds Trucker Tools Integration, Expanding Offerings for Real-Time Visibility, Freight Matching and Automated Load Booking

TMS Provider PCS Software Adds Trucker Tools Integration, Expanding Offerings for Real-Time Visibility, Freight Matching and Automated Load Booking

Partnership enhances functionality for accessing/securing capacity, simplifying in-transit tracking, managing engagement with truckload carriers via Open API connection RESTON, VA,  – AUGUST 31, 2021 – Trucker Tools is again expanding the availability of its industry-leading digital freight management platform, announcing a new integration with Houston, Texas-based PCS Software, which provides an AI-powered technology suite used by thousands of shippers, carriers…

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Level Up Your Trucking Business: Five Time-Saving Tips for Navigating This Year’s Intense Peak Shipping Season

Level Up Your Trucking Business: Five Time-Saving Tips for Navigating This Year’s Intense Peak Shipping Season

In this Trucker Tools blog series, Level Up Your Trucking Business, we’re providing you with tried and true ways to maximize your profit margins, operate more efficiently and create a solid foundation for your trucking business. With capacity shortages already at record-breaking levels, inventories low and continued congestion at ports, this peak shipping season likely will be an intense one…

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