Spread between diesel wholesale and retail price jumps 41% in 2 months

Spread between diesel wholesale and retail price jumps 41% in 2 months

The big oil news of the week was OPEC deciding to cut production in an attempt to stop the price of oil from dropping further. Carriers should be happy with this in the long run but gained a short term boost to margins in the meantime.

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What The Truck?!? - December 07, 2018

What The Truck?!? - December 07, 2018

JP slugs a Bells Two-Hearted and Chad is visited by a Bearded Iris Homestyle. The dynamic transportation due cover some galvanizing headlines of the week. Then they spend 5 Good Minutes with Director of Education at IANA, Hal Pollard. Finally, Chad and JP play their go-to headline roundup: Big deal little deal? What's the deal with you?

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Southeastern flatbed demand softens amid housing lull

Southeastern flatbed demand softens amid housing lull

We talked to freight brokers at LYNC Logistics, Arrive Logistics, and MoLo Solutions about whether recent softness in flatbed demand signaled a return to normal seasonality, and where unexpected opportunities might be hiding.

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Job growth slows, but transportation hires keep chugging

Job growth slows, but transportation hires keep chugging

Job growth slowed in November after an impressive gain in the previous month, but signals from wages and unemployment suggest that labor market conditions remain generally healthy. The transportation and logistics industry had another strong month of hiring, with impressive job gains from trucking, parcel, and warehousing companies.

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