The Top 4 Takeaways From 2020 Stifel Transportation & Logistics Conference

  This past week Ryan and Peter headed to Miami for the 2020 Stifel Transportation & Logistics Conference. This year’s conference had over 60 of the leading public and private companies in the industry, as well as access one-on-one conversations with those companies and panels about...

Repost – Great Quarter, Guys: Do legacy brokers still have the juice?

Check out our Director of Engagement - Ryan Schreiber - on FreightWaves' Great Quarter, Guys podcast talking about the future of technology in freight brokerage. Great Quarter, Guys: Do legacy brokers still have the juice?  ...

Repost: FreightWaves Insider Podcast: Transformation over disruption with CarrierDirect CEO Peter Rentschler

Check out our CEO - Peter Rentschler - on the FreightWave's Insider podcast talking about technology transformation and disruption in supply chain. FreightWaves Insider Podcast: Transformation over disruption with CarrierDirect CEO Peter Rentschler....

Repost – CarrierDirect: Effective trucking technology is more than a checklist item (with video)

Check out our CEO – Peter Rentschler – talking about technology strategy and the ongoing evaluation that comes after implementing it. CarrierDirect: Effective trucking technology is more than a checklist item (with video.)  ...

Crystal Ball – What we got right from 2015 – Technology Investments

In addition to being a groundbreaking television series with record longevity, The Simpsons are famous for predicting the future.  But they’re not the only ones who can do it! In Q1 2015, we looked to the future and advised on trends to look out for. We...

Cart Before the Horse: Digital Freight Matching, A.I. and Machine Learning for Freight

Technologies are assisting to automate tasks that require lots of repetition and grunt work, allowing people to focus on tasks that require a human touch. In the case of brokerages, it would be impossible for their carrier sales reps to quickly, efficiently and reliably digest...