Posted Mar 20 2017 7:59 PM by
The ability to turn your knowledge into action will have a big impact on your company's performance.
Posted Mar 20 2017 4:00 AM by
Mark Flinchum, a partner in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s ESOP and Transportation Services Group, will lead a discussion on employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) basics and succession planning tools at Indiana Motor Truck Association’s (IMTA’s) 2017 Spring Transportation Summit.
Posted Mar 9 2017 5:26 PM by
The electronic logging device (ELD) mandate that relies on technology to monitor drivers’ hours will take effect later this year, and the operational reality is that there is a productivity loss associated with ELDs. However, carriers can use the data obtained from ELDs to evaluate loads and improve operations while taking advantage of a more level playing field.
Posted Feb 21 2017 5:00 AM by
The trucking industry has been in a slump. Several factors, including a strong dollar, increased capacity, and zero growth in Industrial Production (IP), made 2015 and 2016 a challenging time for transportation.
Posted Jan 25 2017 4:55 PM by
Randy Hooper, director in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Transportation Services Group, will speak at the Traffic Club of the Lehigh Valley’s ‘2017 Transportation & Finance Symposium’ on Feb. 21.
Posted Jan 11 2017 3:10 PM by
Katz, Sapper & Miller's Transportation Services Group along with KSM Transport Advisors and Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary will host the annual Trucking Owners Business Roundtable on Feb. 7 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Posted Dec 14 2016 5:00 AM by
The results from the third annual Katz, Sapper & Miller (KSM) and McLeod Software (McLeod) trucking industry benchmarking survey are now available.
Posted Aug 24 2016 1:51 PM by
Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Tim Almack will present the results of the third annual KSM/McLeod Software Trucking Operations Benchmarking Survey at the upcoming McLeod Software User Conference.
Posted May 20 2016 4:00 AM by
David Roush, president of KSM Transport Advisors, will co-present a session at the 2016 ALK Transportation Technology Summit May 24 in Philadelphia, Pa.
Posted May 10 2016 4:00 AM by
The balance of power in the freight transportation industry has shifted. After a period of tight capacity, which had given carriers the upper hand on freight rates, the pendulum has swung. Capacity is now outpacing demand, providing shippers with the upper hand in negotiating rates with carriers.