Intermodal

Considering Contract Intermodal Transportation through 2020

Back in January, Brett Eckinger, Director of Sales at Agforce, predicted that intermodal transport would be a good option for many of our clients’ shipping needs in 2020. “We’ll see intermodal getting healthier,” he said. “I think we’ll be able to utilize it a bit more in order to deliver customers’ goods more efficiently.” And […]

Kudos to carriers

Kudos to our Carrier Partners

How trustworthy would a logistics provider be if it couldn’t trust its carrier partners? Not very. When you see how closely Agforce partners with clients, you can trust, too, that we partner just as closely with our carriers. “Historically, the relationship between brokers and carriers has been rocky,” says Mike Tuley, Director of Logistics and […]

Pallet LTL Shipment

COVID-19 Effects on LTL Transportation

The effects of COVID-19 have been felt across the board in transportation and the changes it brings to customers and shippers is having a widespread impact. There have been some recent and significant changes within the domestic LTL sector, a few we cover below. Suspending reimbursement payments for failed guaranteed or time critical shipments Several […]

Truck Drivers: Heroes on the Front Lines of the Fight Against COVID-19

Is your local grocery store out of toilet paper? You can blame your neighbors for hoarding it, not the supply chain for running low. Production facilities around America are still churning out product, and America’s truck drivers are driving full-time (and then some) to deliver the essentials from coast to coast … potentially risking their […]

coronavirus

Monitoring the Effects of Coronavirus on Transportation and Logistics

To be honest, we’ve been meaning to write and publish this article for more than a week now. But with every passing day, we thought maybe the time wasn’t yet right. There was so much information still flowing in, so much news to analyze. How COVID-19 is affecting individuals, society and the economy changes hour […]