Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Truck Driver Shortage Fueled by Retiring Drivers

It’s no surprise the US has a truck driver shortage.  But what is surprising is the amount of truck drivers at retirement age, which means even more openings to fill in an already short market.   According to the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the industry will need nearly 900,000 new drivers over the coming decade.  Read [...]

By | 2018-08-29T09:14:05+00:00 August 29th, 2018|General|

Is the Economy Slowing?

July saw minor decreases in manufacturing and service work.  Does this mean the economy is slowing down or just had a slower month?  Read more about what small shake-ups July brought and what, if anything, it means for the freight industry.      

By | 2018-08-15T11:29:25+00:00 August 15th, 2018|General|