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Halloween Story: Dash Express, LLC

scary transportation tale

With Halloween upon us, we wanted to hear a scary story from the carrier community. Dash Express out of Minneapolis, MN shared one of their most frightening moments.

It was a cold wintery afternoon in Minneapolis, MN. The snow started early in the morning and didn’t let up all day. More than 10 inches of wet, heavy snow had fallen by dusk and really put a dent in our delivery performance. We were working onsite at an old, abandoned warehouse in NE Minneapolis that the city had purchased as a storage facility for their overstock of recycling cans. Located on the back side of a dead-end road, next to heavily used railroad tracks, this warehouse appeared to be a prop for an upcoming Stephen King movie.
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Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Pope Trucking

Pope Trucking

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Pope Trucking

Carriers play an important role in the logistics industry, and that’s why we’re putting the spotlight on some of these dynamic companies each month. This month’s featured carrier is Pope Trucking, a privately-held, family-run flatbed carrier headquartered in Pearson, GA.
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- Social Media Representative - C.H. Robinson

ATA Annual Conference 2014 Update: Driver’s Time is the Emerging Theme

ATA Annual Conference 2014 Update: Driver’s Time is the Emerging Theme

American Trucking Association Recap

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the American Trucking Association’s (ATA) Management Conference and Exhibition (MC&E) in San Diego, CA. Each October, executives, owners, and thought leaders from across the trucking industry come together to discuss the current business environment and challenges, share knowledge, and—this year, more so than in recent times—promote optimism. A record crowd of 2,700 attended the conference.
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- Vice President of North American Truckload, C.H. Robinson

Driving School: A Solution to the Driver Shortage?

Driving School: A Solution to the Driver Shortage?

Driving School

When it comes to the driver shortage, you’re either part of the solution or you’re part of the problem. It seems everywhere you look these days, you can find someone talking about the driver shortage. Whether it’s in a corporate boardroom or a booth at a truck stop, it remains a topic of conversation. At Celadon, we decided to stop talking and start doing something about it.
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- Director of Marketing and Communications, Celadon Trucking