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10 Ways to Cut 
Business Costs
10 Ways to Cut 
Business Costs

May 18, 2012
Fuel. Equipment. Tires. Tolls. Costs keep rising, and rates aren't keeping up. Instead of chasing after more loads and more revenue, you may be better off...

Proposed Accounting Changes Would Affect Truck Leasing
Proposed Accounting Changes Would Affect Truck Leasing

January 12, 2011
Reforms put in motion after the financial scandals of Enron, WorldCom and others nearly a decade ago will likely soon have an effect on fleets that lease...

11 Trends to Watch for 2011
11 Trends to Watch for 2011

December 29, 2010
1. CSA will demand better safety performance The federal truck safety program formerly known as CSA 2010, now simply CSA for Compliance, Safety and...

The Changing Face of Trucking, Part 3: The Rise of Third-Party Logistics
The Changing Face of Trucking, Part 3: The Rise of Third-Party Logistics

October 12, 2010
Werner Enter­prises has grown from a single-truck owner-operator in 1956 to one of the top truckload carriers in the U.S., with more than 7,000 trucks -...

The Changing Face of Trucking Part 2: Riding the Rails
The Changing Face of Trucking Part 2: Riding the Rails

June 15, 2010
In late 1989, truckload pioneer J.B. Hunt ventured into the intermodal business, moving truck trailers "piggyback" on flatbed railcars. The company moved 20...

The Changing Face of Trucking: Part I
The Changing Face of Trucking: Part I

March 11, 2010
Once upon a time, you had truckload companies, less-than-truckload companies, warehousing/logistics companies, rail intermodal companies, port drayage...

7 Strategies For Better Customer Relations
7 Strategies For Better Customer Relations

November 30, 2009
Coastal Pacific Xpress is bigger now than it was three years ago - and it's done so while being choosy about its customers, even through the recession

Outlook 2010: Slow Turn Ahead

November 10, 2009
Skim the economic news headlines online, and they'll likely leave you scratching your head. What do all these numbers really mean

The Future of Fuel Prices

November 5, 2009
"Forecasting anything beyond 90 days makes witchcraft look like some sort of exact science." That was the caveat of Tom Kloza, chief oil analyst for the...

At A Snail's Pace: 2009 Economic Outlook

June 10, 2009
A year ago, experts predicted we'd be turning the corner on the sluggish economy by now. They were wrong.Two things happened this year that economists...

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