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by Planet Freight | Nov 29th, 2017 | no responses |

Every month we report on the most recent transportation industry trends to help plan for the future. Take a look at these industry updates for November 2017.

U.S. Trucking

The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 7.4% year…

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by Planet Freight | Nov 01st, 2017 | no responses |

Every month we report on the latest industry trends that help us plan for the future. Take a look at the latest third-quarter trends.

U.S. Trucking
The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 5.8% year over year…

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by Planet Freight | Sep 27th, 2017 | no responses |

Apple is a brand known for thinking differently. Frequent operating system updates gives iPhone users the feeling of a brand new phone without having to buy one! The latest operating system, iOS 11, came out Sept. 19. Take a look at a…

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by Planet Freight | Sep 13th, 2017 | no responses |

Technology is constantly evolving to make logistics more efficient and affordable. Learn about the most recent supply chain trends affecting the trucking industry.

1. Autonomous Fleet
There has been a lot of discussion in recent years about

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by Planet Freight | Aug 23rd, 2017 | no responses |

Every month we report on the latest industry trends that help us plan for the future. Take a look at the latest trends.

U.S. Trucking

The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted Truck Tonnage Index increased 1.3% in June. The Truck…

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by Planet Freight | Aug 16th, 2017 | no responses |

Just like any other industry, there are constant changes and developments in trucking. To help you stay up-to-date, we’re taking a look at five trucking regulations you should know about and how they could affect your business.

1. Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) Mandate

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by Planet Freight | Jun 28th, 2017 | no responses |

Each month we report the latest industry trends to help us plan for the future. Take a look at the latest transportation industry trends:

U.S. Trucking

The American Trucking Associations’ truck tonnage index was down 1.8% year over year in April 2017. The truck tonnage index measures…

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by Planet Freight | Jun 07th, 2017 | no responses |

Trucking is a complex and interesting industry. We’ve compiled a list of 10 trucking industry facts to help you understand it better:

1. Truck drivers are three times less likely to be involved in a traffic accident compared to car drivers.

2. Truckers who drive 65 miles per hour use 27…

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by Planet Freight | May 24th, 2017 | no responses |

From trucking to ocean freight, transportation industry trends are ever-changing. Monitoring current transportation trends helps us predict and prepare for the industry’s future.

U.S. Trucking

The U.S. truck tonnage index measures the gross tonnage of freight transported by motor carriers for a given month. It is used by analysts to help…

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by Planet Freight | May 10th, 2017 | no responses |

According to a recent report from logistics and supply chain association MHI, digital supply chains that are always “on” will be predominant worldwide within the next five years. If supply chains go digital, trucking will need to go digital, too. Is…

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