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Archives for July 2016

Carrier Spotlight Of the Month: Kingdom Freight

Carrier Spotlight Of the Month: Kingdom Freight

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In 2010, with one truck and trailer on the road—driven by co-owner Alton Moore—Kingdom Freight was officially in business. Today, with 115 dry vans, 58 trucks, 8 flatbeds, and 2 temperature controlled trucks, owners Alton and Cindy Moore attribute the Charleston, MS, company’s growth to their dedication to upholding commitments to customers and providing on time delivery. As this month’s featured business, Alton and Cindy took some time to partake in a Q&A with us.
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- Communications Specialist- C.H. Robinson

Guest Post: The Benefits of Carrier and 3PL Collaboration

Guest Post: The Benefits of Carrier and 3PL Collaboration

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Some may find it odd that a salesperson for a trucking company is sitting here writing to you about the benefits of utilizing a 3PL or broker within your network. However, in today’s competitive environment, collaborative arrangements of all kinds are necessary for survival and if you choose your partners wisely you may experience many side benefits that you had not previously thought of.
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- Chief Marketing Officer for Leonard's Express

The Image of Trucking: How Can We Change It?

The Image of Trucking: How Can We Change It.The Road


Typically, as we reach this halfway point in the year, I like to discuss current, top-trending issues. Today, though, I’d like to talk about something else that has been on my mind lately: the image of trucking.
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- Vice President of Capacity Development- C.H. Robinson

The Road to Eliminating Cargo Theft

The Road to Eliminating Cargo Theft.The Road


Editor’s note: We originally ran this post in the Spring. With cargo theft being a hot topic in the summer months, specifically around the holiday weekend, we wanted to share it with you again.

Cargo theft can happen anywhere, anytime, and it impacts carriers, shippers, manufacturers, and consumers. In addition to disrupting the nation’s supply chains, these thefts can drive up costs for businesses and consumers, including insurance premiums, transportation expenses, and retail prices.
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