You found a load on a load board that meets your business requirements. The next step is contacting the broker to negotiate the freight rate. Rates listed on load boards are rarely “all-in”.
Doft has announced the release of Rate Forecast powered by Artificial Intelligence rate prediction, a rate platform that allows customers to use market data and their rate history to make quick and data-driven decisions on their shipping rates.
Doft is proud to announce that, in addition to our free load board that provides access to over 150,000 loads each day, we have partnered with SureLine Capital to offer our users factoring facilities.
Working with a truck dispatch service company can be one of the best – or worst – decisions that you ever make. It’s a decision you should make carefully. In this article, we discuss:
Freight bill factoring has become a mainstay in the trucking business. Those fleet owners and independent owner-operators who have yet to make the switch may want to consider the following points to see how freight bill factoring can make business run easier.
Doft has launched a free mobile app for Android devices.
Take free Doft Load board iOS app with you to find freight and available truck loads on the go. The app gives you access to the more than 150,000 loads posted to Doft every business day.
As a trucking owner-operator, you know that running a successful business requires you to wear many hats. You’ve got to be thinking about everything from gas mileage to depreciation to cash flow.
The trucking business is quite competitive. This means you have to fight for your share of the market profit.
I can easily break down the months of the year into Truckload Shipping Seasons. When I first started in this industry, I had to jump in and learn on the fly, so I quickly identified what months were the busiest times of the year.