Seeing patterns as a path to improved freight management

Seeing patterns as a path to improved freight management

The smartest minds on Wall Street use charting analytics to quickly identify and then track trends in multiple data sets. Why? Because it works. And now freight professionals are learning how to do the same. 

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Florence and the FEMA Machine could surge freight spot rates to new highs

Florence and the FEMA Machine could surge freight spot rates to new highs

As the residents on the East Coast prepare for the potential of the largest storm to hit the coast in two decades, logistics professionals should prepare for the disruption it will mean to their networks

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Florence and the FEMA Machine could surge freight spot rates to new highs

Florence and the FEMA Machine could surge freight spot rates to new highs

As the residents on the East Coast prepare for the potential of the largest storm to hit the coast in two decades, logistics professionals should prepare for the disruption it will mean to their networks

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Introducing SONAR’s ‘Panama spread’

Introducing SONAR’s ‘Panama spread’

SONAR’s new index shows the cost difference for Asian exporters moving goods into East Coast or West Coast ports. When combined with trucking spot prices, the Panama spread helps explain recent shifts in trade flows.

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Weekly freight barometers stabilizing

Weekly freight barometers stabilizing

The Dry Van Weekly Barometer is predicting stronger contract pricing in coming months.  Even though it has pulled back from extreme highs, it continues to reflect one of the highest levels of demand in excess of capacity in the history of the barometer.

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Where’s Bezos? Top 5 places Amazon HQ2 will land according to SONAR

Where’s Bezos? Top 5 places Amazon HQ2 will land according to SONAR

Amazon has promised to name a location this year for the so-called HQ2 project, which it claims will ultimately employ 50,000 people. Using SONAR, from a freight perspective, we’re here to help.

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