Roadrunner Freight Blog

Sep

25

2020

September 2020 Trucker Tribune

Read the latest edition of the Trucker Tribune to learn more about contract & seasonal rate increases, Workhound and our new business scored!

Aug

25

2020

August 2020 Trucker Tribune

Check out the details for BestPass, CVSA's Brake Safety Week, Driver Appreciation week and our driver spotlights in this month's newsletter.

Aug

19

2020

NMFC Classes Explained

Understanding your commodity will help you efficiently ship your freight through LTL carriers. NMFC number and freight classes are defined by the NMFTA (National Motor Freight Traffic Association) and made available through the NMFC (National Motor Freight Classification) on quarterly basis. These NMFC numbers exist to provide a baseline for product standardization.

Aug

17

2020

Delivering What's Important

Roadrunner Freight team members went above and beyond to coordinate the delivery of a special birthday present.

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.