The collaborative program between the Women In Trucking Association and Expediter Services to establish 150 women-owned businesses in transportation is now one third of the way toward reaching its initial goal. Expediter Services, a leader in capacity solutions and ownership opportunities within the trucking industry, announced that a collaborative program with the Women In Trucking Associationto [...]
Shannon Richert, an owner-operator in the Forward Air fleet and an early participant in the 150 Business Challenge, still remembers the day in 1995 when she looked out the window of her office building and saw a big truck in the street. Having earned a master’s degree in business management with an emphasis on accounting [...]
Missing Word Solutions Principal Greg Thompson worked with Dart Transit on the development of a special podcast series focused on the many efforts the trucking industry is making to support the fight to prevent and stop human trafficking. We have featured the press release Dart issued along with the five-part podcast series. The series has [...]
Feature article in the January-March 2018 edition of Automotive Logistics. This feature looks into how mandatory electronic logging of driver hours may have an effect on costs and capacity in the U.S. trucking sector, but a new, safety-led culture can also bring benefits. To read the online version of this story, please click here.
In the fall of 2017, MissingWordSolutions.com had the opportunity to work with Scott Sharrard and his management team. Scott served as the lead guitarist and musical director for the Gregg Allman Band. Just prior to being nominated for two 2018 Grammy Awards for Gregg's final studio album, Southern Blood, Scott made a southern swing with [...]
Feature article in the October-December 2017 edition of Finished Vehicle Logistics magazine. Carmakers and logistics providers are becoming more proactive in their mitigation efforts to address climatic catastrophes, and this feature looks into those efforts. To read the online version of this story, please click here.
Feature article in the 20th Anniversary edition of Automotive Logistics. This feature covers the implementation of the right technology in automotive supply chains and then getting the most out of it has been no easy matter in the past two decades. But with the right partners and approach, results can still be achieved. To read the online [...]
Feature article in the January-March 2017 edition of Automotive Logistics. The article provides of an analysis of NAFTA's impact on the the automotive supply chain and the overtures by the Tump Administration to renegotiate NAFTA. To read the online version of this story, please click here.
Highlighting PR Efforts & Initiatives In Expedited Sector As Well In the fall of 2016, Expediter Services and the ES Network launched SuccessInTrucking.com — a platform focused on expanding the possibilities for truck ownership with a program that offers access to financing at favorable rates and equipment from the leading truck manufacturers in the industry. [...]
As part of introducing the SuccessInTrucking.com initiative to the market, the ES Network produced a series of radio advertising campaigns in 2017. The 30-second spots were featured on the Red Eye Radio Network, a nationally syndicated overnight show, popular with company drivers and owner-operators. The program has been on the air for nearly 50 years. [...]