Business, Equipment, Logistics

Spot Market Bounces Back After Thanksgiving Slump

Trucks on a highway According to, load availability increased nearly 81% the week after Thanksgiving. (TT File Photo)

Spot freight volumes fell Thanksgiving week, but they have more than recovered.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
December 13, 2021
Business, Technology, Revenova Announce Book It Now Integration wall

Truckstop .com announced it has integrated its Book It Now service with the transportation management solutions company Revenova.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 18, 2021
Business, Technology Taps Brad Bedoe to Be Chief Marketing Officer hired Brad Bedoe to fill the newly created position of chief marketing officer, the company announced April 28.

April 28, 2020
Business, Technology, Schneider Launch ‘Book It Now’ Freight App

'Book It Now' app Sample screenshots of 'Book It Now' app via and Schneider announced the launch of Book It Now, an app that enables booking freight with mobile devices. The launch followed a successful pilot program involving the two companies.

October 9, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics

Tech Investor Iconiq Buys Majority Share of wall

A private equity firm known for investing in tech companies such as Uber and SurveyMonkey has made a significant investment in, an Idaho-based load board and freight-matching service, continuing the trend of private investment dollars flowing into trucking tech firms.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
April 4, 2019
Business, Technology Acquires D&S Factors wall

Load board operator continues its quest to offer a broader range of business services with the acquisition of D&S Factors, a company based in Fruitland, Idaho, that provides accounts receivable financing to freight brokers and motor carriers.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 28, 2018
Business, Technology Launches Spot Rate Forecasting Tool, in partnership with the research firm FTR, launched Rate Forecasting, a tool that projects spot market rates by balancing seasonal, geographic, random, economic, regulatory and permanent trends with deep statistical modeling.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
October 10, 2017
Business, Technology, Logistics Adds LTL Insurance introduced a less-than-truckload option for its CargoShield insurance product, it said.

September 22, 2017
Business Releases Load Tracking Service, New Carrier-Focused Mobile App released its new integrated Load Tracking service within its freight-matching marketplace, plus a new mobile application, Truckstop Mobile, for carriers.

November 1, 2016
Business Plans to Enter ELD Market

Load board operator is planning to introduce its own electronic logging device, expanding the company’s technology offerings, a company executive said.

April 8, 2016