Business, Technology, Logistics

Tech Investor Iconiq Buys Majority Share of Truckstop.com

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A private equity firm known for investing in tech companies such as Uber and SurveyMonkey has made a significant investment in Truckstop.com, 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

Truckstop.com Acquires D&S Factors

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Load board operator Truckstop.com 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

Truckstop.com Launches Spot Rate Forecasting Tool

Truckstop.com, 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 | Staff Reporter
October 10, 2017
Business, Technology, Logistics

Truckstop.com Adds LTL Insurance

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Truckstop.com introduced a less-than-truckload option for its CargoShield insurance product, it said.

September 22, 2017
Business

Truckstop.com Releases Load Tracking Service, New Carrier-Focused Mobile App

Truckstop.com 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

Truckstop.com Plans to Enter ELD Market

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

April 8, 2016
Business

Truckstop.com Offers New Carrier, Broker Payment Program

Truckstop.com announced that it has started a new payment program that is designed to give fleets more control over cash flow and aid brokers in their efforts to increase revenue.

April 1, 2016
Business

Truckstop.com Announces New Business Tools

Load board operator Truckstop.com said it will soon offer several new business tools designed to help customers improve the efficiency of their operations.

November 17, 2015