Cargo Business News: Trucking Trends: Early Indicators for the 2021 Freight Economy
Jan 28, 2021
Entering 2021, natural economic cycles, freight volumes, transportation prices, and even conventional ways of doing business remain out of balance, more so for some commodities and industries than others
FleetOwner: Atlanta tops DAT’s list of spot truckload markets in 2020
Jan 12, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic led to an explosion of spot market activity in 2020. With rankings based on an analysis of more than 126 million freight matches, check out the Top 10 cities in the dry van, reefer, and flatbed markets.
DAT featured on KATU news talking about COVID-19 vaccination distribution challenges
Dec 30, 2020
Jeff Hopper from DAT provides supply chain expert commentary on the COVID-19 vaccine's 'last mile' in the distribution process, in what could be the largest product rollout of the history of the world.
Food Shippers of America: What Happens When the Freight Market is Disrupted by a Pandemic?
Dec 22, 2020
Experts say the pandemic prompted changes in consumer behaviors that affected shipping in major and intricate ways. As an example, Adamo points to the changing consumption of nonalcoholic drinks such as soda and iced tea.
Logistics Management: DAT points to steady spot truckload rates
Dec 17, 2020
Spot truckload freight postings, for the week ending December 13, fell 15%, and trucks available on the spot market rose 13%, which it said serves as an indication that spot truckload capacity is loosening up in advance of Christmas.