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How the Proposed Food Safety Act Will Affect Motor Carriers

July 23rd, 2015

As part of a larger reform of food safety, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is under a court-ordered deadline to produce a final ruling on the Sanitary Transport of Human and Animal Food rule (STHAF) by March 31, 2016. If enacted, STHAF will establish criteria and definitions that will apply in determining whether food will […]

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3 Items Freight Brokers Must Consider Before Hauling Produce

July 16th, 2015

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RFX handles almost any kind of freight you can think of. From cars to Christmas trees; poultry to toys and everything in between. We move over-dimensional freight, LTL, rail, ocean, short-haul and long-haul.  We pride ourselves in having a salesforce of independent freight agents that each specialize in one type of freight, and from the […]

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Why a National Motor Carrier Hiring Standard Matters

July 7th, 2015

  A few weeks ago, RFX joined other members of the Transportation Intermediaries Association in Washington DC as we lobbied for two bills: HR 1120 in the House of Representatives and S 1454 in the Senate. The two bills are similar but not completely identical. The main goal of each bill is to create a […]

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Scott Granger Awarded Refrigerated Food Express 2014 Independent Contractor of the Year

July 2nd, 2015

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For Immediate Release Scott Granger Awarded Refrigerated Food Express 2014 Independent Contractor of the Year July 1, 2015 On Friday, Refrigerated Food Express announced that Scott Granger is the 2014 Independent Contractor of the Year. The announcement came during an annual safety meeting held in Alsip, IL for the company’s LTL division, Bill Downs Enterprises. […]

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Shipper Focus Group Offers Insight for 3PLs: Part 2 of 2

June 2nd, 2015

Credit Note: Much of this article comes from a document produced by the Transportation Intermediaries Association entitled “TIA Shipper Focus Group: Summary of Highlights.” The information published on this website is done so with permission from TIA. In part 1 of this series, we showed feedback from a shipper focus group regarding their general opinions […]

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