Financially struggling YRC Worldwide, which collectively represents the second-largest group of carriers in the $43 billion less-than-truckload (LTL) sector, will benefit from closings and reduced capacity in the $340 billion full truckload (TL) market, analysts and top YRC officials are telling Logistics Management. “The year 2019 probably ended with close to 800 closings in the
How real is your real-time tracking and tracing? As consumers continue to gain greater visibility into their B to C shipments, it is a natural progression for LTL shippers to expect the same level of transparency with their B2B freight. Source link
Challenge: A national LTL carrier experienced an increase in customer requests to deliver single pallets to multiple small stores throughout Los Angeles. Schedules were tight, and deliveries had to be fulfilled at specific times. Solution: The carrier posted its local, last-mile pallet loads on Cargomatic’s online marketplace, and pre-vetted truckers accepted the jobs in minutes.