Roadrunner Freight Blog

Feb

24

2020

Trucker Tribune February 2020

Check out the free tire programs from Goodyear, the latest Clearinghouse updates, Driver Spotlights and more!

Feb

24

2020

Eco-Friendly LTL Shipping

Did you know that the transportation industry is the largest source of carbon emissions in the U.S.?

Feb

24

2020

Trucking Forward

Jerry Harper has never let anything stop him from running a successful business, even through some of the toughest times of his life. His story is a reminder that anything is possible.

Feb

06

2020

Buckle Up for Big Savings!

This new year, shippers around the nation are crunching numbers and examining partnerships to see how they're going to meet their new transportation budget. Below are three tips that will have your boss impressed with your cost saving skills. Here’s how Roadrunner Freight can help you save big on LTL shipping.

Feb

06

2020

Best Practices For Retail Shippers

Large companies such as Brown Paper, Pactiv and others are shipping LTL to make the most of their 2020 transportation spend. As these companies maintain their expert status in the retail packaging industry, Roadrunner Freight is here to be the expert on the best ways to package that packaging. Keep reading to learn four best practices for successfully shipping your packaging materials!

Feb

04

2020

Important information regarding safety and maintenance documents

On February 10, all documentation submitted for safety compliance or maintenance purposes will need to be sent to your IC Coordinator. These documents will no longer need to be sent to Safety or Maintenance directly.

Feb

03

2020

How to Properly Package Paint for LTL Shipping

Shipping hazardous material (hazmat) through an LTL carrier requires specific precautions, labels and documentation. The below information dives into packaging requirements specifically for paint material, but can easily be applied for other hazmat products moving through an LTL network.

Feb

03

2020

Three Benefits Of Dock Automation

Dock Automation gives the visibility needed for employees to see each shipment status and improve customer updates along with many other benefits, but let’s start by reviewing the top three!

Jan

31

2020

Trucker Tribune January 2020

We're off to a great start in 2020! We've added IC Education Resources to the IC Website, launched a new driver recruiting website, converted to Omnitracs and created a new survey for you to partake in. Check it out in the January 2020 edition of the Trucker Tribune!

Jan

24

2020

Earn Extra Funds with the Safety Incentive Program!

As detailed within the Contract for Roadrunner Freight Independent Contractors, the Safety Incentive Program allows you to earn additional funds based on how many clean DOT inspections you receive and what type they are. In order to participate in this program, you need to complete safety video modules.