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Saudi Arabian Oil Attacks Elevate Risk in the Middle East | October Advisor Preview

Diesel price volatility in September was largely tied to the geopolitical landscape. An attack on Saudi Arabian oil infrastructure...

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What’s In Your Crude Oil Barrel?

Information updated from the original post date of 9/28/2018. Consumers are often familiar with the gas and diesel used...

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Factors That Influence Refined Products Outputs

Refinery operations are unique from one facility to the next. Although crude oil is always the input, the outputs...

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OPEC Output Rises for First Time Since 2019 Cuts | Weekly News Update

OPEC Output Rises for First Time Since Start of 2019 Cuts The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) increased...

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Is Your Fuel Efficiency Changing with the Industry?

An often-overlooked aspect of managing fuel is fuel efficiency, and the impact it has on shipper fuel reimbursement programs...

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Diesel Markets Drop Like a Rock, Indices Fall Like a Feather

How Do Diesel Fuel Prices Respond to Change in the Market? A Tale of Two Prices On a global...

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What is Precision Scheduled Railroading?

As the demand to transport goods faster and more efficiently grows, all transportation sectors are looking for ways to...

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4 Factors Contributing to Increased Trucking Capacity 2019 | Truck Orders Update

In Q2 2018 we saw record high truck orders in the transportation industry, with orders for class 8 tractors...

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3 Steps to Choose the Right Carriers for Your Network

For shippers, determining which carrier partners best fit their network is not a minor undertaking. With over 930,000 different...

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The Power of Shipper Collaboration | The Mercury Group

The Mercury Group event rallies the world’s largest brands behind a shared vision: to further advance problem solving and...

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Routing Guide Best Practices to Optimize Your Supply Chain

The goal of transportation for shippers is, first and foremost, to move goods to market – but doing so...

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Carbon Tax Canada | Transportation Cost Impacts on April 1

As April 1 Canadian carbon taxes are applied, shippers should expect carriers to reach out to negotiate rate increases, or...

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How is Breakthrough Fuel Recovery Calculated?

Fuel Recovery is the only shipment-specific, market-based diesel fuel reimbursement program in the industry. Using actual fueling station data...

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2018 Year in Review | Economic Drivers for Transportation and Supply Chain

As 2019 begins, we are taking a look back at 2018 to identify key events from the past that...

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Midterm Election Results | Colorado’s Anti-Fracking Initiative

The US experienced historic highs in crude oil production throughout 2018, elevating the nation to a top seat in...

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An Agile Supply Chain May Begin with Fuel Management

In today’s supply chains, industry professionals see agility as the core value of modern networks. We have collectively amassed...

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Rapid Rises in Truck Orders | What Shippers Need to Know

Understanding the intricacies of supply and demand dynamics in the transportation industry involves a careful analysis of factors that...

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OPEC Production Cuts & Truck Order Declines | Weekly News Update

OPEC’s Crude Oil Production Agreement The week leading up to the meeting between the Organization of Exporting Countries’ members...

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OPEC Facing Pressure & A New Run on Less | Weekly News Update

OPEC Faces Pressure Before Production Cut Decision Saudi Arabia pumped a record amount of crude oil in November as...

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Plunging Oil Prices Creating Supply Concerns | Weekly News Update

Oil Prices Plunge Creating Supply Concerns Crude markets continue its downward trend as West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude dropped...

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4 Cost Implications For Shippers as IMO Regulatory Changes Take Effect

IMO 2020 Sulfur regulations are fast approaching, and while conversations in the industry tend to focus on the impact...

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Breakthrough Core Values | We’ll Figure It Out

Our Core Values When charting a strategic path forward for your organization, it is critical to possess both a...

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Breakthrough Moments | From Zero Experience to Technology Hero

Experiencing a Breakthrough They say it takes 10,000 hours to completely master a skill. For the average office worker,...

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Key Drivers of Tight Capacity & Utilizing Fuel Management

Much like any free market, freight rates and carrier capacity are under the influence of fluctuating market dynamics. In...

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