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November Transportation News Update

Trade Battles with China Could Damage 1.47 Million U.S. Jobs There is more than $186 billion in U.S. economic activity being threatened due to the tariffs against China and the ones imposed on the U.S. by Beijing. When it comes down to it, there are going to be less jobs when there is less cargo.

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2 Year Anniversary of Savage Logistics Acquisition

Two years after Becker Logistics acquisition of Savage Logistics Sunday, November 17, 2019 is the two-year anniversary of Becker Logistics acquisition of Savage Logistics. This day two years ago, marked the beginning of Becker Logistics’ transformation into what we are now, which is one of the largest third-party logistics providers in the United States.  Additionally,

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October Transportation News Update

Advising Truckers To Watch For Spotted Lanternfly The spotted lanternfly is an invasive insect from China threatening billions of dollars in crop losses. The insect was first spotted in Pennsylvania and has spread to New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Virginia. The bug feeds off of 70 different kinds of trees and plants, such as crops

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Truck drivers staying healthy

Tips for Truck Drivers Staying Healthy on the Road

Get Your Sleep The average person needs 7 to 9 hours of sleep per night to function at their best. As a truck driver your schedule is never the same and not always predictable, but getting sleep is essential to your overall health. To maximize on the sleep you are getting, try out these steps:

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Productive Leadership

Mark Twain is quoted as saying, “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” You may be asking, “What does finding your why have to do with being a productive leader?” Absolutely everything! When you don’t know your purpose, you live most

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