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Secrets to Strategic Truckload Bids: What to do if You’re Not the Winning Bid

Secrets to Strategic Truckload Bids: What to do if you’re not the winning bid | The Road

lead-times-datagramThis is the second installment of my “winning bid season” series. We’ve already covered the importance of annual bidding and what that can mean to your business. By now you should know that a successful and strategic bidding season requires more than submitting the lowest rate.
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- Regional Pricing Manager, C.H. Robinson

What challenges face our trucking industry?

What do you, as a carrier, want to talk about? All day, every day you’re bombarded with messaging. Maybe it’s TV and radio commercials telling you what products to buy. Maybe it’s a new government regulation telling you how to run your carrier business. Now it’s your turn to be heard—we want to hear from you. Read More…

- Director of Capacity Development- C.H. Robinson

2017 Regulations Update: Top 4 Issues Affecting Trucking this Year

2017 Regulations Update: Top 4 Issues Affecting Trucking this Year | The Road

trucking-regulatory-updateRecently, I had the pleasure of being a guest on Dave Nemo’s Road Dog radio show. We recapped some of the big stories in trucking regulations in 2016 and discussed the issues coming up in 2017. Here are the top four issues I will be following in 2017:
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

The Road: Top 3 Blog Posts of 2016

The Road: Top 3 Blog Posts of 2016.The Road by C.H. Robinson

The-Road-Recap

From the ELD mandate to autonomous trucks, 2016 has been an eventful year for the trucking industry. As things continue to change in the transportation industry, we’ll keep covering the topics that impact and recognize carriers. Let’s take a look back at the three most popular posts published here on The Road over the last year.
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- Director of Capacity Development- C.H. Robinson

Trucking Makes Wreaths Across America Possible

Trucking Makes Wreaths Across America Possible.The Road by C.H. Robinson

Family laying wreath

Many veterans choose a career in trucking after leaving the military. They understand hard work, attention to detail, and long days away from home. Perhaps that’s why so many trucking companies participate in Wreaths Across America. Every year, thousands of volunteers remember fallen U.S. veterans by placing wreaths at veteran graves in over 1,200 participating locations across the country. Since 2007, Wreaths Across America has placed over three million wreaths on the graves of military veterans in all 50 states. And we couldn’t do it without help from more than 190 trucking partners—including C.H. Robinson.
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- director of Outreach & Communications, Wreaths Across America