Category: Business - Transportation, International Logistics, Transportation Management | Comments Off on C-TPAT: An Update to Supply Chain Security and Trade Compliance
Posted by Uber Freight | August 29, 2019 | Tags: C-TPAT, carriers, compliance, Cross-border, customers, cybersecurity, exports, guidelines, imports, industry, Keywords: shippers, logistics, security, suppliers, supply chain, technology, trade, transportation, trucking
By: Linda Bravo, Corporate Customs Broker, Transplace and Sergio Flores, Safety and Security Coordinator, Transplace In today’s ever-chaining business environment, organizations are faced with ongoing security challenges. It’s crucial for shippers to understand any potential risks to their supply chains and establish security plans—and one significant way to proactively protect their operations is by becoming a…
Category: Carrier | Comments Off on A longtime driver on how small details can make or break a business
Posted by Uber Freight | August 26, 2019
Jeff Like knows a few things about building a business. Here, he shares tips on saving, like using Uber Freight Plus, to keep money in your pocket.
Category: Business - Transportation, Transportation Management | Comments Off on Making the Case for Managed Transportation Services
Posted by Uber Freight | August 23, 2019 | Tags: carrier, distribution, driver shortage, freight, logistics, managed transportation services, manufacturing, shippers, supplier chain, supply chain visibility, transportation management system, trucking
“Survival of the fittest” is the mantra of today’s freight market, as driver shortages, capacity imbalances, federal government regulations and robust economic conditions continue to impact transportation costs. These challenges are further being complicated by consumers demanding greater product variety and availability at the lowest price, which puts pressure on an organization’s already strained supply…
Category: Carrier | Comments Off on Introducing a new Uber Freight experience for carriers and dispatchers
Posted by Uber Freight | August 19, 2019
Our new web portal and redesigned app streamline the booking experience for carriers of all sizes.
Category: Carrier | Comments Off on The ultimate playlist for truck drivers
Posted by Uber Freight | August 15, 2019
From classics to your next favorite anthem, check out our list of tunes to keep you singing all the way down the highway.
Category: Carrier | Comments Off on Uber Freight is headed to GATS 2019
Posted by Uber Freight | August 13, 2019
Catch up with Uber Freight at the 2019 Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, TX on August 22-24.
Category: Business - Transportation, Industry News, International Logistics, Transportation Management | Comments Off on Logistics Alert: What the New IMO 2020 Emissions Standards Mean for the Shipping Industry
Posted by Uber Freight | August 13, 2019 | Tags: capacity, carriers, emissions, fuel, IMO, international, marine, maritime, ocean carriers, ocean freight, operations, rates, regulations, shippers, supply chain, vessels
By: Mollie Bailey, Vice President, International, Transplace Earlier this year, we shared some important information about the International Maritime Organization (IMO) announcing a new standard regarding the acceptable levels of sulfur oxides (SOx) emissions in bunker fuel – all in an effort to reduce air pollution from container ships. With less than six months to…
Category: Shipper | Comments Off on Uber Freight announces partnership with TMS provider MercuryGate
Posted by Uber Freight | August 6, 2019
MercuryGate users will have access to Uber Freight’s real-time pricing and guaranteed capacity.
Category: Shipper | Comments Off on Always in sight: how to share shipment locations using Uber Freight
Posted by Uber Freight | August 1, 2019
With the Uber Freight shipper platform, customers can share shipment locations with just a few clicks.