How to Find Truck Drivers? May24

How to Find Truck Dr...

TweetRight Now Loads.com (RNL) has the most features to offer on one website for 1 low monthly fee. “Right Now” means connecting you instantly with thousands of trucking companies, freight loads, truck drivers and Owner Operators nationwide. Freight Brokers, Freight Forwarders,...

The pros and cons of being an owner-operator May20

The pros and cons of...

TweetBeing an owner-operator in an industry full of carrier companies is a point of pride for many drivers. The banter at the truck stops buzzes with business strategies and inside advice on what lanes are best. Most company drivers don’t have to deal with things that owner-operators do, but...

How to Make a Successful Trucking Company: 7 Steps May15

How to Make a Succes...

TweetThe trucking business can be very profitable, but it is incredibly competitive. Many truckers try to get into the business every year and end up failing. This outcome usually happens to people who are great truckers but are not good business owners. Knowing how to run and grow your...

How to Calculate Trucking Rates May06

How to Calculate Tru...

TweetOver-the-road trucks transport everything from food to electronics to construction equipment. Truckers get their loads from companies and brokers, even other truck companies. Regardless of where the load comes from, the company must set a reasonable rate for the load. When trucking...

LEASE VS. OWN: HOW DO YOU CHOOSE? May01

LEASE VS. OWN: HOW D...

TweetYour business is thriving, your fleet is growing, and you are once-again faced with the difficult decision: Should I lease or own my commercial truck fleet? It is an important choice, and sometimes the gap between leasers and owners can feel like a canyon, but choosing to lease or own...

What is flatbed shipping? Apr27

What is flatbed ship...

TweetFlatbed shipping is transportation for cargo that may not require the enclosure of a dry van, cannot be loaded or unloaded from a dock or does not fit within the dimensions of standard truck trailers. A flatbed’s design allows for cranes and forklifts to load goods from all...