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You often hear about businesses striving to become a “shipper of choice” or preferred shippers. Those terms refer to companies that are making changes to be more “carrier friendly”. That includes everything from shortening facility wait times and changing multi-stop routes to single stop routes to training employees and adding clean bathrooms to their waiting […]

March is upon us, and that means it’s time for the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS). We’re heading to Louisville, Kentucky for MATS, the trucking industry’s biggest trade show with over 70,000 attendees and 1,000 exhibitors from March 28-30. READ: Convoy announces automated bidding with Request a Load Taking place at the 1.2 million-square-foot Kentucky Exposition […]

Convoy now offers the fastest, easiest way to keep your trucks running full on your favorite lanes at the rates that work for your business. Introducing automated bidding with Request a Load. Our carriers tell us that finding loads at rates that work is time consuming and stressful. Finding a great match often means many […]

Carriers that emphasize safety are vitally important to both the trucking industry and the well-being of the general public. In addition to keeping people safe on the road, carriers in Convoy’s network with higher safety scores also tend to have extremely high quality scores and service levels. We take pride in providing superior service levels […]

Stephanie Trejo didn’t intend to take over Tremmar Freight Services, her dad and uncle’s trucking business. Then she heard rumors the family intended to shut it down. “So, I quit my job and I took over,” she says. When she started as an owner-dispatcher, Tremmar had 2 trucks and 1 driver — now, 6 years […]

Thanks to all who attended FreightWaves’ November Market Trends Webinar, sponsored by Convoy. Despite tariffs and the rising dollar, November started slow for freight and has started to pick up volume ahead of the holiday season. Capacity continues to slowly increase. To help you prepare for the holiday season, we’ll recap what’s going on with […]

Many veterans have found a career in freight. To those of you who have served in the U.S. Military and to everyone who has served around the world, thank you. Happy Veterans Day.  Nearly 40 percent of owner-operators have served in the military, according to the The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA). We sat down with […]