In a poll of owner-operators at OverdriveOnline.com, more than 60 percent of respondents called the potential for better income the chief attraction of expediting. More on pay in part 2 of this series.
The time-sensitive freight niche could be one of the last profitable bastions of irregular route long-haul, offering fuel mileage and other reduced costs, more income on fewer miles and load and lane novelty.
Finally we're ready to haul freight again but Diane woke up ill this morning.
I am researching and writing a story about expedite carrier Express-1 and its parent company XPO Logistics, Inc.
The Sylectus conference I am covering is an expedited trucking information gold mine.
When you consider moving to a new fleet, look beyond bonuses and other come-ons.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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