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What Is Driver Workflow & Why Is It Important?

As an operator of a trucking company, you are probably using a Transportation Management System (TMS) such as TMW or McLeod. These systems allow your operations team to effectively plan and manage their freight enabling you to better meet your customer’s expectations and grow your business. You recognize the importance of a...

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The Best Events To Attend At ATA MCE 2019

This year Tranztec will be attending the American Trucking Association’s Management Conference & Exhibition in San Diego, CA. This will be our 5th time attending this show in the last 5 years. This show has always been a great fit for us because we have numerous customers and partners...

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Surviving the Trucking Apocalypse of 2019

It seems like every day we are reading about another trucking company closing its doors after 50 years in the business. This year alone, we have witnessed LME, Starlite Trucking, and Falcon Transport (to name a few) all perish unexpectedly.  But why is this happening? In short… the costs of doing business have...

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How Technology Can Be Applied To Solve The Driver Shortage Problem

As our economy continues to grow, due in part to recent federal tax reform, the trucking industry has seen a robust demand for freight, however, one issue continues to plague the trucking industry – driver shortage and the ability to quickly on-board drivers. In a recent survey by the...

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What Does 100% Visibility Really Mean?

The word visibility gets tossed around in the brokerage industry, but what does that really mean? To some, that might imply external load tracking, but is that really 100% visibility? Is your business really only about watching freight move down the road on a little map? Visibility should be mean the ability...

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Meet Tranztec…

We started Tranztec in 2001 with the goal of making the transportation space a place more easily navigated. Our founder and CEO, Toby Miller, had been working with TMW and other industry leading platforms for years and wanted to find a way to connect various legacy software offerings together to better enhance the...

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Meet VIA…

In 2017, we launched VIA – our latest offering and a product that truly encompasses our 17 years of innovation in the space by taking everything we have built so far and combining it with a modern web-based interphase that allows users to manage their transportation business (whether a broker, shipper, or carrier)...

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Helping The Small Carrier Survive In A World Of Rising Costs

In today’s market, most of the major shippers are demanding full visibility to their freight. Whether this comes in the form of EDI or load consolidation solutions such as FourKites, MacroPoint, or Project 44, the shipper’s heightened requirements usually leave the carrier footing the bill. The large carriers have learned to adapt...

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