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Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Fortune Transportation, Inc.

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Fortune Transportation, Inc., headquartered in Windom, MN, is this month’s featured carrier. Started in 1980 by Don and Sharon Olson, Fortune Transportation, Inc., has terminals in Greeley, CO, Roswell, NM, and Windom, MN, and operates 174 trucks/265 trailers—all temperature controlled, as Fortune specializes in hauling food and beverages. Over the last five years, the company has been heavily investing in technology, including upgraded its truck and trailer fleet.
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No Receipts: Answers to the Most-Asked Driver Tax Question

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Another tax season is upon us. At this time of year, we get calls virtually every day from drivers. Their top question: Am I in big trouble because I don’t have receipts? (The variations to this question are, I have poor records, no records, or lost/stolen/destroyed records.) Here’s what I tell people who ask.
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C.H. Robinson Foundation Scholarship: Funding Educations to Build Better Futures

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For the fourth year in a row, the C.H. Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program for Truckload Contract Carriers will award up to 10-$2,500 college scholarships. The program is open to contract carrier employees—with a minimum of one year employment with their respective company—or eligible children of employees at eligible C.H. Robinson contract carriers. This program is just one of the ways we recognize the hard work and dedication our contract carriers deliver every day on the job.
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- President, North American Surface Transportation, C.H. Robinson

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Dutch Maid Logistics

Carrier Spotlight of the Month: Dutch Maid Logistics?

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This month’s featured carrier is Dutch Maid Logistics of Willard, OH, a fifth generation, family owned, temperature controlled carrier. Sam Burrer, vice president of operations, gave me some of his time to discuss Dutch Maid’s history and thoughts on the industry.
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- Communications Specialist- C.H. Robinson