The much-reported truck driver shortage is not an immediate crisis for trucking companies and shippers, but they need to act decisively now to counter long-term trends that will tighten the supply of available drivers over the next decade.
Driver Shortage? Yes, But Not Yet a 'Crisis'
I noticed that WalMart has a 60 foot trailer that just hit the road in Canada. I wonder how much empty miles we have daily due to poor visibility and proper packaging and loading of trailers. When do you think we will have a "Freight Reservation" system that is connected to order entry systems and wms's?
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