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Spend, Save or Stay the Course
Identifying and taking advantage of the right opportunities at the right time is often a key to success in business, and the current economic climate is providing many owner-operators, including those leased to Landstar, the chance to capitalize on higher freight spot rates.
Joe Beacom Talks Capacity and Transportation Planning with Reuters
Landstar Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom recently spoke about capacity and transportation planning with Reuters’ Nick Stylianou during Reuters Events Supply Chain Execution 2021. Hear what Joe had to say.
Reuters Events: Supply Chain Flexibility
Scaling Up & Scaling Down - Keeping your Supply Chain Moving in an Uncertain World Register to attend the upcoming Reuters Events supply chain series webinar with Landstar on Thursday, May 6, at 10 a.m. ET. Landstar Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom is among the expert panelists on the webinar discussing transportation in today’s marketplace.
Don't Be a Victim: Protect Your Personal Data
As workplaces moved into home offices and people spend more time online during the pandemic, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) says the business of stealing data picked up.
Empowering Entrepreneurs to Stay at the Forefront of Logistics
Landstar Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom recently spoke at Reuters Events Supply Chain USA Virtual about how entrepreneurs can stay at the forefront of the logistics industry.
3 Critical Questions About Oversize/Overweight Shipments
Although your supply chain may not require oversize/overweight shipments on a regular basis, there will likely be a time when the need arises. If this level of specialized shipping is not within your comfort zone, you should turn to the expertise of a heavy haul carrier to guide you rather than trying to handle it on your own.
How to Avoid Heavy Haul Nightmares
Download the white paper to see some of the disastrous scenarios you are risking unless you work with an experienced heavy/specialized carrier.
10 Tips for Facilitating Cross-Border Trade
With such a high volume of loads crossing the U.S.-Mexico border on a daily basis, shippers should be aware of the intricacies of cross-border transportation regulations and procedures to have a successful, efficient supply chain.
What Every Heavy Haul Shipper Needs to Know
If your company does not have the resources or expertise to manage over-weight and/or over-dimensional moves, and you don’t bring in a heavy haul specialist who does, you could be setting yourself up for failure.