Business, Technology

DAT Unveils Freight Broker Intelligence Service

DAT headquarters DAT

DAT Freight & Analytics introduced a subscription-based service for freight brokers Feb. 12 to help with spot and contract transactions.

February 12, 2021
Business, Technology, Logistics

Circle Logistics Begins Posting Loads on NextLOAD

Circle Logistics truck In March, Circle announced a partnership to book loads via DAT Book Now, an automated freight-tendering technology platform. (Circle Logistics)

Freight broker Circle Logistics has begun posting up to 600 available freight loads daily directly to NextLOAD.

September 4, 2020
Business, Technology

DAT Acquires Freight Intelligence Business From Chainalytics

Trucks on highway John Sommers II for Transport Topics

DAT Solutions has reached a deal to acquire the Freight Market Intelligence Consortium, a subscription-based benchmarking and analysis service, DAT announced June 1.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 3, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics

DAT Solutions, Schneider Logistics Partner on Pilot Program

Schneider, DAT Solutions team up Schneider

Digital freight load board DAT Solutions on April 6 announced Schneider Logistics Services joined a pilot program to evaluate emerging tools to better forecast truckload freight rates.

April 9, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics

More Fleets Move Toward Freight Matching

CoyoteGO screen At Coyote Logistics, the 3PL provider of UPS, the expansion of its CoyoteGO digital freight platform includes the launch of new, on-demand features that put all of its digital solutions in one place. (Coyote Logistics via YouTube)

The trucking industry is seeing an increased shift toward freight-matching platforms as some major fleets become the latest users.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 26, 2020
Business, Technology

DAT Solutions Names Ken Adamo Chief of Analytics

DAT Solutions appointed Ken Adamo chief of analytics, effective immediately.

December 16, 2019
Business, Logistics

Trucking Futures Exchange to Launch in Late 2018

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DAT Solutions and TransRisk have signed a deal to launch a trucking freight futures market through Nodal Exchange in late 2018, a project first announced earlier this year.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
November 2, 2017

Suddath to Buy Three Locations as Graebel Van Lines Ceases Operations

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The Suddath Cos. agreed to acquire three locations of Graebel Van Lines as part of a wind down of Graebel’s operations throughout the country.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
Business, Equipment, Government

Canadian Carrier Consolidated Fastfrate Begins Cross-Border US Service

Consolidated Fastfrate

Consolidated Fastfrate, a less-than-truckload company headquartered in Ontario, is offering cross-border service into the United States through partnerships with other carriers, the company announced Dec. 6.

December 9, 2016
Business, Equipment, Government

Fastfrate Investing Nearly $20 Million Into Edmonton, Winnipeg Operations

Consolidated Fastfrate

Consolidated Fastfrate will expand operations in western Canada, spending $10 million to purchase a facility in Edmonton, Alberta, $1.5 million to expand a building in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and $5.5 million to add more than 238 intermodal chassis.

October 21, 2016