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DRIVER SHORTAGE IS EVERYBODY’S ISSUE


We tend to think of the driver shortage as the trucking industry’s problem. But shippers cannot afford to be complacent.  (TANDEM LOGISTICS NEWS FEED  8/29/11):  When …

NATION’S TOP LTL CARRIERS, WARN OF RATE INCREASES


 (TANDEM LOGISTICS NEWS FEED  8/13/11):   Several of the nation’s top less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers, fresh from announcing rate increases of nearly 7 percent on their non-contract traffic, …

MADE IN AMERICA, A NEW WRINKLE


(TANDEM LOGISTICS NEWS FEED 8/01/11): As recently as a decade ago, the offshoring trend looked unstoppable. Lately, we’ve seen signs that the winds may be shifting. …

LTL CARRIERS TAKE AIM AT RATES.


 (TANDEM LOGISTICS NEWS FEED 7/23/11/11): Price increases at UPS Freight and ABF signal resolve among carriers ahead of the peak shipping period. For a quick gauge of …