Tom Moore's blog

It isn't racy but it is good practice

How much time and effort is wasted in picking and loading because nobody takes the time to get the item master accurate?  

The day of reckoning is at hand!

Uber Freight is doing to shippers (and we assume receivers) what UberX has done for passengers…

Trucking profits moving up...

JB Hunt Q4 operating revenue, excluding fuel surcharges, increased 15% vs. the comparable quarter 2017.  

A self inflicted wound...

Often the number of trucks on a deployment (Stock Transfer or Intra Company) lane can fluctuate dramatically day-to-day creating stress at...

Fair is fair...

Railroads are imposing fees when customers take too long to unload railcars, don’t have their facilities ready to pick up shipments, and take other actions that...

Diesel prices remain high

Truckers are paying through the nose for diesel…why was revealed by a Wall Street Journal analysis late last year.  

Houston - we have a problem

Here is another instance of infrastructure not keeping up with technology.  The Port of Houston...

Truck purchases: an indicator of things to come?

Month to month orders for new class 8 tractors fell 36% – a sign that trucking companies are...

Diesel prices fall...what's up?

Why is the price of diesel still falling when crude oil is actually going up?  

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