Roadrunner Freight Blog

Aug

05

2020

NMFC Updates Effective August 15th, 2020

The NMFTA has released updated the latest NMFC updates that will go live on August 15th, 2020. Access examples and a list of the NMFC changes here.

Jul

24

2020

July 2020 Trucker Tribune

Check out all the latest company updates in the July 2020 Trucker Tribune!

Jul

20

2020

From Local Driving to the Open Road

Roadrunner Freight IC Ronald Hookumchand tells his story of how he transitioned from local truck driving to OTR trucking.

Jul

07

2020

8 Questions You Should Be Asking When Shipping to a Retailer

Your business is growing and you’ve scored a deal with your first retail store - a big step in your business goals! Now you’ll have to iron out supply chain details, such as how you’ll arrange shipments to the retailer’s distribution center or stores and how to meet their “Must Arrive by Date” window.

Jul

01

2020

What Technology Do You Need to Ship to Retailers?

When coordinating product deliveries to big box retailers, shippers need a reliable way of exchanging data. Carriers must comply with consumers' demands for increased visibility and transparency and often use EDI and API technology to do so.

Jun

29

2020

5 Ways a TMS Will Help You Ship to Retailers

As consumer needs grow, big box retailers must meet the product demands, and thus they have created stricter delivery expectations for shippers. To meet the retailers' delivery expectations, shippers must implement new strategies and technology to manage their transportation networks.

Jun

26

2020

What is MABD in Retail Shipping?

Suppliers working with today’s largest retailers are required to comply with strict delivery and compliance regulations, with one of the most common being the Must Arrive by Date delivery window.

Jun

25

2020

Trucker Tribune June 2020

Check out the latest company news in our June 2020 edition of the Trucker Tribune!

Jun

24

2020

The Big Transition: From Company Driver to Owner Operator

If you've ever thought about making the transition from company driver to owner operator, Roadrunner Freight IC Jeff Pasley has advice to get you started.

Jun

23

2020

Vendor Scorecard: The Importance of Compliance

A big box retailer scorecard presents a holistic view of a vendor or supplier’s performance when working closely with these industry partnerships. The scorecard may also reflect the vendor’s compliance with retailers’ policies.