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LoadExpress released a feature that enables drivers/dispatchers to update their load status and provide load visibility to shippers without needing to log-in to their LoadExpress mobile app.  Users just click on a link sent to their phone that takes them automatically to their load status page. This makes it even easier for carriers, especially drivers, …

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Detention is a major gripe among truckers because it costs them money, lots of it.  Truck drivers lose an estimated $1,281 to $1,534 per year because of wait times at loading docks, costing the industry an estimated $1.1 billion to $1.3 billion in income annually, according to a Department of Transportation office of inspector general audit.  Of …

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Load visibility  for the past couple of years has been talked about as if it’s a just-discovered feature driven by e-commerce, which is driven by Amazon.  A recent article in CCJ is a typical example.  The implicit argument–a correct one–is that the long-haul trucking industry is lagging behind e-commerce, in which customers often can check …

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LoadExpress has implemented the latest government closed-area data for Houston into its mobile app so truckers can be rerouted to minimize disruptions and enable them to deliver critical shipments in the relief effort.  The data will be updated daily.  Example below: Fig.1: Data Showing I-10 West of Downtown Closed in Various Points Fig.2: LoadExpress Reroutes …

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With this release, owner-operators and fleets can book loads, get paid immediately, and manage their business without brokers and factors.  They can basically make use of the full functionality of the LoadExpress platform on their phones and iPads. They can also provide the most accurate load tracking status to shippers and dispatchers compared to other …

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