Dedicated Transportation

Delivering on the Customer Promise: Lessons from CSCMP 2016

Automotive, Dedicated Transportation, Retail, Supply Chain
October 4, 2016

Many of the top supply chain executives gathered in Orlando, Florida the last week of September for the annual Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals conference. Discussions focused on overcoming supply chain disruption, and how the logisti...

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Understanding Greenhouse Gas Phase 2 Regulations and Reaching Desired EPA Targets

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Dedicated Transportation, Engine Technology, Fleet Management, Leasing, Safety & Environment
August 16, 2016

As the transportation industry reaches full compliance on greenhouse gas (GHG) phase 1 mandates, GHG Phase 2 is right around the corner. How will the industry approach the next set of requirements to comply with carbon efficiency standards? What do p...

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Introducing the New Ryder.com – and a Lot Has Changed

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management, Supply Chain
August 1, 2016

On August 1st, Ryder launched its redesigned website offering a sleeker look and more user-friendly interface. Featuring a reorganized layout, updated content, new branding, and a more user-friendly navigation, those who visit the website will be abl...

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Staying Flexible Improves Your Transportation Network and Supply Chain

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management
June 17, 2016

It goes without saying that keeping your customers satisfied is the key to keeping your business running smoothly. And there are two keys to keeping customers satisfied – providing excellent customer service and delivering goods on time. Sounds ...

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Are You Ready for the CVSA International Roadcheck?

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management, Supply Chain
June 2, 2016

The 29th annual International Roadcheck, which takes place June 7-9, is the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles in the world and is sponsored by The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA). An average of 17 trucks o...

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Top 5 Tips to Prepare Your Supply Chain for a Hurricane

Dedicated Transportation, Energy & Utilities, Fleet Management, Healthcare, Retail, Supply Chain
May 31, 2016

As the 2016 hurricane season begins, proper planning can ensure your supply chain isn’t disrupted if you’re in the path of a storm. Typically, when a hurricane watch or warning is issued, supply chains begin to move people, assets, and resources ...

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Military Veterans Can Close Transportation & Logistics Industry Talent Gap

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management, Supply Chain
May 26, 2016

The transportation and logistics industry is facing a significant talent shortage – from professional drivers to technicians, and even logistics engineers. We continue to read about the significant impact of the driver and tech shortage on the indu...

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Private Fleet vs Dedicated: Which one is right for you?

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management
February 25, 2016

As companies look for ways to remain competitive, they need to re-evaluate their fleet. For shippers, there are many differences between owning a private fleet and using a dedicated fleet. Some of these differences include cost, service, reliabili...

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Royal Building Products benefits from Dedicated Transportation Solution

Dedicated Transportation, Fleet Management
February 23, 2016

As companies look for ways to stay competitive, evaluating the type of fleet and how it is operated should be considered. With regulations growing more stringent, costs escalating, and changing market conditions, there are many factors to consider...

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Women in Trucking Accelerate puts focus on a positive work environment in the trucking industry

Dedicated Transportation, Transportation Management
February 2, 2016

Question: What does a Mars engineer, a dating doctor, a satellite radio host, a NASCAR driver, and a safety administrator have in common? They were all speakers at the recent Women In Trucking Association’s Accelerate! Conference and Expo. Th...

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