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by Planet Freight | Jan 09th, 2019 | no responses |

The new year provides a great opportunity to look at what’s ahead for the transportation industry. Last year a few of our predictions were correct, so we’re back again to see what the transportation trends of 2019 could include.

Driver Shortage Will…

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by Planet Freight | Jan 02nd, 2019 | no responses |

A new year means it’s time to set new goals. It can be difficult to decide exactly what you want to improve or change, so we’ve put together a list of the most popular New Year’s resolutions for truckers.

Put Safety First

The new year

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by Planet Freight | Dec 26th, 2018 | no responses |

Every month we take a look at the most recent transportation trends to help plan for the future. Discover the trends and updates for December 2018.

U.S. Trucking

The American Trucking Association’s seasonally adjusted Truck…

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by Planet Freight | Dec 19th, 2018 | no responses |

Winter can be a dangerous driving season, so it’s important to be prepared. Snow, ice and sleet can make road conditions slippery and unsafe. Use these five winter driving tips to stay safe on the road.

Slow Down

The most important thing you can do is take…

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by Planet Freight | Dec 12th, 2018 | no responses |

The holidays are right around the corner, which means it’s time to make your shopping list and check it twice. Some people are harder to shop for than others, so we’ve made it easier with a gift guide specifically for the truckers on your list.

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by Planet Freight | Dec 05th, 2018 | no responses |

Flu season is here and it could be with us as late as May. While there is no way to 100 percent prevent getting the flu there are many things you can do to help stay well. Use these tips to stay…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 28th, 2018 | no responses |

Every month we take a look at the most recent transportation industry trends to help plan for the future. Discover the trends and updates for November 2018.

U.S. Trucking

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by Planet Freight | Nov 21st, 2018 | no responses |

Every season has its own set of driving challenges. Not only do you have to be aware of safety concerns, but you have to stay comfortable and focused. Take a look at a few ways for truckers to stay warm in winter.

Inspect Your Truck Often

During…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 14th, 2018 | no responses |

A diverging diamond interchange recently opened in Appleton, which makes it the first one in Northeast Wisconsin. While this interchange has its advantages, it will take some getting used to for many local drivers. Use these tips…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 07th, 2018 | no responses |

Every year daylight saving time ends the first Sunday of November. Although fewer than 40% of the world’s countries observe daylight saving time, we still recognize it here in Wisconsin. While falling back is easier than springing…

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