RFX Blog | Archive for August, 2014

Why David Fredericksen Should Be a TCA Highway Angel

August 28th, 2014

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

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

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

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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4 Powerful Mobile Apps for Freight Brokers

August 4th, 2014

We have already discussed how mobile technology has changed the way we do business.  Admittedly, we’re a little late to the table when it comes to the “Best Mobile Applications for Our Industry” blog.  Every blog site has (at least) one.  By next week, this article could already be outdated.  It seems that there are […]

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