5 habits to be a successful truck driver

Five Habits that every Truck Driver must Adopt to be a successful trucker The world of trucking is not as obvious as it seems. There are times when a trucker might feel frustrated because that’s what the job demands. It demands that a trucker should be able to take in frustration and find a way out of tough situations. A lot of responsibility is on … Continue reading 5 habits to be a successful truck driver

QuickLoad: Success Stories

Our partners visited us to chat about how QuickLoad brings efficiency to the trucking industry. Find out how they increase their businesses thanks to @quickloadapp.       Testimonial Transcript   Greta Mena, Owner / Sea Blue Freight Inc: I started in this business in 1999 with my dad, with a trucking company, so I’ve been in the industry for several years   Ece Saglam, … Continue reading QuickLoad: Success Stories

We’re presenting at NewCo Miami 2018!

We’re very proud to announce that QuickLoad will host a session at NewCo Miami on March 26. Our session will be titled “Transforming Trucking Through Technology” and we plan on making it fun and interactive. We’ll kick off briefly talking about the trucking and logistics industry and its importance place within the global economy and particularly in the busy transportation hubs that are Miami and Fort Lauderdale. … Continue reading We’re presenting at NewCo Miami 2018!

Introducing: Container Services

Quickload is in a constant state of innovation. We work hand in hand with shippers, trucking companies, and many other logistics professionals to keep our platform up to date with the industry and its needs. This is precisely how Container Services was born. This week we’re very excited to finally launch Container Services, a new feature within our app that gives shippers more flexibility when it comes to … Continue reading Introducing: Container Services

Quick Recap: eMerge Americas 2017

We’re used to working in a fast-paced environment at Quickload. But this week we went to eMerge Americas and it was a whirlwind of great ideas and innovation! eMerge Americas brings together innovators, startups, entrepreneurs, and business leaders from all over the world for two action-packed days of conferences, networking, and competitions right here in our city at the Miami Convention Center. We were lucky to … Continue reading Quick Recap: eMerge Americas 2017

Keep it Cool This Summer

Summer brings higher temperatures everywhere, especially inside a truck trailer. Did you know that the inside of a truck trailer that is not temperature-controlled can be over 30 ˚F higher than the temperature outside? So, for example, if it’s 90 ˚F here in Miami, the temperature inside a container can climb up to a scorching 120 ˚F. It’s no wonder then that summer brings an … Continue reading Keep it Cool This Summer

Empty Miles, Empty Wallet

There are two words no logistics professional likes to hear: empty miles. If a truck completes a delivery and returns back home 500 miles away with an empty container, it drove 500 empty miles. The term refers to the distance traveled while generating no income. Empty miles are a waste of fuel, time, and money. They make supply chains sluggish and inefficient. Although they affect carriers more … Continue reading Empty Miles, Empty Wallet

You’re only as good as your carriers

Your supply chain will always be as good as your carriers. If your carriers are solid and reliable, odds are your shipments will be delivered quickly and efficiently. If they’re not, then you might run into some trouble. How do you make sure to find a reliable carrier? Well, like finding good employees or good service providers, there’s no hard and fast rule. Finding great … Continue reading You’re only as good as your carriers