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.
Posted Apr 11 2016 4:00 AM by
Katz, Sapper & Miller and McLeod Software have launched our third annual trucking operations benchmarking survey, providing truckload carriers the opportunity to measure the real performance of their operations against their peers.
Posted Mar 31 2016 4:00 AM by
Jason Miller, a partner in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Transportation Services Group, will lead a discussion on lease accounting updates at Indiana Motor Truck Association’s (IMTA’s) 2016 Spring Transportation Summit.
Posted Mar 16 2016 12:00 PM by
All bubbles burst. Technology experienced it in 2000 and 2001, followed by the housing market from 2008 to 2010. Unfortunately, the global commodities market is the latest vertical to feel the impact, and it is having far-reaching effects on the U.S. transportation industry.