RFX Blog

Oliver Ohnemus, 2013 Independent Contractor of the Year Visits RFX

September 28th, 2014

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Refrigerated Food Express’ 2013 Independent Contractor of the Year” award winner Oliver Ohnemus visited our general office for the first time two weeks ago and reminded all of us just how bright and professional he is. He won the award because of his stellar safety record and on time pickup and delivery performance. But while […]

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Why David Fredericksen Should Be a TCA Highway Angel

August 28th, 2014

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It has been well documented in recent weeks that David Fredericksen, a truck driver who helped save the lives of a 51 year-old woman and a one year-old baby, is a hero. Fredericksen, along with many other motorists were traveling down the I-10 freeway in Biloxi, Mississippi on August 11th when a driver failed to […]

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Risk Assessment Tips for Freight Brokers

August 22nd, 2014

Photo Credit:  Wasim Muklashy  |  Flickr Creative Commons

One of the challenges that logistics providers face is risk assessment.  In transportation, we know that freight claims are inevitable, but we do everything we can to take preventative measures and understand the pitfalls of a logistics operation.  Particularly with freight brokers, being one step removed from the truck and never touching the freight, assessing […]

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Wayne’s Story…

August 15th, 2014

Wayne Carucci | Play it as it lies

This past Spring, we had the pleasure of attending an event hosted by the Transportation Intermediaries Association. At that event, during the “I Am TIA” session, the TIA presented this video about Wayne Carucci, owner of Gateway Distribution.  Please take 18 minutes and listen to Wayne’s remarkable story.

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Your Lanes Are Your Assets

August 13th, 2014

Photo Credit: Paul Dineen | Flickr Creative Commons

What is your strongest lane?  Which areas of the country do you service the best? The most often?  The most effectively?  What aspects of your daily operation are executed like clockwork?  Have you ever thought about it? As logistics providers, whether it be as a motor carrier, a freight forwarder or a freight broker, we […]

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