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BLOG: 2018 THUS FAR – GROWTH, INNOVATION, & ACHIEVEMENT

BLOG: 2018 THUS FAR – GROWTH, INNOVATION, & ACHIEVEMENT

Growth, innovation, and achievement are just a few of the words that come to mind when we describe how the first half of 2018 has gone for Spot. Read why!

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BLOG: SLA’S AND KPI’S – HOW DO THEY AFFECT THE FREIGHT MARKET?

BLOG: SLA’S AND KPI’S – HOW DO THEY AFFECT THE FREIGHT MARKET?

Efficiency is a key part of the supply chain. Here at Spot, we utilize several methods to create the most efficient processes possible. Two of the tools that we utilize are service level agreements (SLA’s) and key performance indicators (KPI’s).

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BLOG: S^4…WHAT IT MEANS TO A SPOT EMPLOYEE

BLOG: S^4…WHAT IT MEANS TO A SPOT EMPLOYEE

Here at Spot, we do things differently with our S^4 approach. We sat down with Theo Mascari to discuss how he lives out this approach in his daily life as a National Account Director and one of Spot’s longest tenured employees.

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BLOG: THE TRUE COSTS OF THE ELD MANDATE

BLOG: THE TRUE COSTS OF THE ELD MANDATE

The industry continues to experience changes as more carriers adapt to the ELD mandate, which is now in full effect as of April 1. While the mandate is having a positive effect on safety, many carriers are complaining of a decrease in productivity due to various factors. What are these factors and what are the true costs of the mandate?

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SPOT OPENS NEW, LARGER OFFICE IN CHARLOTTE WITH PLANS TO HIRE 50 NEW EMPLOYEES

SPOT OPENS NEW, LARGER OFFICE IN CHARLOTTE WITH PLANS TO HIRE 50 NEW EMPLOYEES

At 8,424 square feet, Spot’s new Charlotte office is seven times larger than its original space, and we’re looking forward to filling it!

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CASE STUDY: BECOMING A SINGLE-SOURCE FREIGHT PROVIDER TO MAYS CHEMICAL

CASE STUDY: BECOMING A SINGLE-SOURCE FREIGHT PROVIDER TO MAYS CHEMICAL

Time-consuming processes, limited visibility of shipments, manual invoice auditing…these are all problems that Mays Chemical was experiencing before turning to Spot for a one-stop shop logistics solution.

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BLOG: ELD MANDATE – WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW?

BLOG: ELD MANDATE – WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW?

The ELD mandate went live in December 2017 – what should you expect from the mandate and as a shipper, how can you adapt?

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SPOT LAUNCHES NEW TOOLS FOR CARRIERS: RED TRUCKS & RED DRIVERS

SPOT LAUNCHES NEW TOOLS FOR CARRIERS: RED TRUCKS & RED DRIVERS

With Spot’s two new tools, managing loads will become much more efficient and streamlined for carriers and drivers.

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