Driving Relationships with the Trucking Industry 

Great Truckers

Flatbed

Flatbed Trucking: How the Industry is Influencing Supply and Demand

Flatbed Trucking: How the Industry is Changing | The Road by C.H. Robinson

As a key piece of the supply chain, flatbed trucking must adapt and change within industries and larger market trends. Keeping tabs on economic and consumer forces helps fleet managers stay ahead of the curve and prepare their drivers, vehicles, and business for changes.
Read More…

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Sloan Transport

TheRoad_SloanThis month’s featured carrier is Sloan Transport of Jackson, MI. Sloan Transport is a second generation flatbed, specialized, and dry van carrier, with 40 company-owned trucks out of Michigan and hundreds of owner operators throughout the United States. Jim and Tawna Sloan started the company in 1982 with one truck that Jim drove. Today, the company is run by their kids, Brandon and Melissa.
 
Brandon Sloan, one of the owners, generously gave me his time to share his thoughts on the trucking industry and provided a little background on Sloan Transport.

Read More…

- Communications Specialist- C.H. Robinson

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Pope Trucking

Pope Trucking

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Pope Trucking

Next month is the one year anniversary of our “Carrier Spotlight of the Month” series on The Road, so we thought we’d mark the milestone by reposting our first featured carrier.

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.
Read More…

- Communications Specialist- C.H. Robinson

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Southeast Logistics

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Southeast Logistics

Southeast Logistics

The important role carriers play in the logistics industry is the reason we spotlight these dynamic companies each month. This month’s featured carrier is Southeast Logistics, a privately-owned flatbed trucking company in Tuscaloosa, AL.
Read More…

- Communications Specialist- C.H. Robinson