Significant Driver Shortage Looms Ahead
Shippers need to take a look at some of the common sense solutions that can be relied upon to manage through this looming driver shortage crisis.
TranzAct Technologies Resources
How Constellation TMS Can Easily Achieve Transportation Savings for Your Company
In this White Paper, we have documented the solutions you can implement to significantly improve your transportation operations and reduce your costs.
- Savings through Transportation Sourcing - Done Correctly
- The Carriers’ View of Carrier-Friendly
- 11 Steps to Reduce Your LTL Costs
- All Resources
FTR Associates is the industry leader in freight transportation forecasting. Currently our principal source of business is forecasting U.S. freight by mode of transportation, NAFTA commercial vehicle sales and production, U.S. trailer factory shipments, N.A. railcar deliveries and U.S. rail carloadings…
TranzAct helps shippers like you reduce their transportation spend while providing the tools necessary to make better business decisions on an ongoing basis. Our solutions provide shippers of all modes with freight audit and payment, reporting and TMS applications, rate negotiation and savings, contract…
- Company Quicklook
FTR Associates News
- Freight Condition Index Signals New Challenges for Supply Chain…
- Shippers Condition Index Points to Ongoing Tough Market Conditions…
- Significant Driver Shortage Looms Ahead
- All FTR Associates News
TranzAct Technologies News
Have you heard about the looming driver crisis? Or thought about how it could impact your transportation costs? In Mike Regan’s 2:00 Minute Warning, he explains why this is an issue and how a potential crisis can be averted.
Why did we produce this 2:00 Minute Warning?
We’re sharing this update to encourage shippers to take a look at some of the common sense solutions that can be relied upon to manage through this looming crisis.
A shortage of drivers is an issue since it causes one of two things to happen: either carriers need to pay their drivers more and have higher rates, or they need to take a look at how their equipment and drivers are utilized, potentially reducing their availability.
However, this crisis can be averted.
One recommendation is to have a genuine spirit of collaboration between you and your carrier partners. Another key recommendation is that you make a genuine commitment to being a carrier-friendly shipper.
Read the News Article: State of Logistics Report: New Order, New Opportunities for Logistics Managers