Posted: 15 Jun, 2018 by Pat Pitz

It’s been hard to find a truck in many markets for much of this year, and rates continue to surge to record levels. When capacity is that tight, you might be tempted to pay too much. So, how can brokers avoid overpaying for transportation? Here are a few tips: 1. Make sure your rate data is cu...

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Posted: 04 May, 2018 by Pat Pitz

A national carrier hiring standard moved a step closer to reality, as the House of Representatives included it in an amendment to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act. The Act should head to the U.S. Senate for consideration in late May or early June. The hiring standard, wh...

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Posted: 13 Mar, 2018 by Pat Pitz

Freight brokers who attend the 2018 TIA Capital Ideas Conference and Exhibition will be the first to see DAT's new load visibility platform, DAT OnTime.  If you plan to attend, please stop by booth #304 to see a demo of DAT OnTime, and be sure to attend the educational sessions that feature DAT...

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Posted: 17 Oct, 2017 by Ken Harper

The 2017 DAT User Conference is almost here. If you haven't registered yet, don't miss out on this opportunity to learn how to get the most out of your DAT products. The conference is October 23-25 in Portland, Oregon. Guests arrive on Monday and sessions run Tuesday and Wednesday. Here's ...

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