Monthly Archives: June 2018

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Increased Driver Pay

The driver shortage continues, but the industry has seen efforts to retain and recruit drivers.  Finally, driver pay this year shows a staggering increase compared to the same time in 2017.  Companies are also offering wider incentives and sign-on bonuses in order to employee drivers, but is that enough?  Read more about the new trend [...]

By | 2018-06-28T10:15:20+00:00 June 28th, 2018|General|

Shortage of Drivers Brings Unprecedented Increase in Costs

For those of us in the logistics industry, we’ve long heard about the looming driver shortage and its impact on capacity and trucking costs.  Now, even those outside of the industry will start feeling its impact at the cash register.  Long hours, time away from home, low pay and government regulations on drivers and carriers [...]

By | 2018-06-07T08:04:26+00:00 June 7th, 2018|General|