Whether you are new to shipping freight or a seasoned professional, our transportation blog will provide you with insights to master the fast-paced industry of logistics and will provide new, innovative ways to make the logistics industry work for you.

April 26, 2017
4 Time Management Tips For Truck Drivers
4 Time Management Tips For Truck Drivers

Working in the transportation industry means that you must learn to manage your time efficiently. Whether you need to maintain reasonable mileage goals or just want to ensure proper sleep in-between trips, managing time is an important component to making the most out of this exciting career. With lots of mixed advice out there, it can be hard for a rookie truck driver to know where to start. Here are four tips to help you manage your time, so you can finish your route and deliver your cargo in a timely manner! 


April 19, 2017
4 Reasons Why Trucking Companies Are Looking For More Women Drivers 
4 Reasons Why Trucking Companies Are Looking For More Women Drivers 

While working in Transportation can be a rewarding career, Trucking companies continue to have a shortage of needed drivers. To counteract this, a recent bill was proposed to lower the driving age to 18, in hopes of enticing new drivers. Companies are looking to recruit as many drivers as possible in the meantime. One way to do this is to invite more women to the field. After all, nearly half of the population are women! Here are a few reasons why trucking companies are looking for more women drivers.


April 12, 2017
7 Great Audio Books For The Long Haul
7 Great Audio Books For The Long Haul

Heard any good books lately? Audio books are a great way to pass the time while driving long distances for a trucking company. Not only are they entertaining, but they also help keep you alert and alleviate road fatigue. Most libraries offer audio books on CD, or you can subscribe to Amazon Prime or the Audible app to listen on a mobile device, such as a smart phone, tablet, or laptop.  While there are many amazing titles to choose from, here are a few great choices for the long haul.


April 5, 2017
6 Reasons To Choose Combined Express For Your Shipping Solutions
6 Reasons To Choose Combined Express For Your Shipping Solutions

There are many reasons why Combined Express is your go-to trucking company for all your shipping solutions. Whether you are looking to ship to the east or the west coast, Combined Express ships to 40 states direct, and in major metro areas every week. Read on to learn how Combined Express can help you get started on your shipping needs today!