Apex News & Resources

August 9, 2018 | by Hannah Marcom

Freight factoring has been around for decades, and Apex has been around for more than two decades. The freight market is unpredictable, we’ve seen it up, down, and everywhere in between. But one thing remains – trucking companies have the … Continued

July 2, 2018 | by Hannah Marcom

Most people have a picturesque idea of what it’s like to work in the trucking industry. They imagine a truck driver traveling across the nation, getting a first-person view of the amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties. They … Continued

Keep Hauling Smoothly: Don’t Procrastinate on Truck Maintenance
June 18, 2018 | by Mario Tarradell

Trucking companies with small-to-medium fleets tend to procrastinate when it comes to truck maintenance. That’s an under-the-breath fact that most hate to admit. But the reality is that trucking companies with anywhere from, say, 2-50 trucks get preoccupied with other … Continued

How Do You Save More on Fuel Costs? We Have Your Checklist!
June 4, 2018 | by Mario Tarradell

Diesel fuel prices are on the rise. That’s the reality. If you look at the most recent numbers from the U.S. Energy and Information Administration, the price of a gallon of diesel is anywhere from $2.67 to $3.43, depending on … Continued

There’s an App for That: The Trucker Edition
May 30, 2018 | by Hannah Marcom

Our Favorite Mobile Apps for Truckers We’ve all heard the phrase, “there’s an app for that.” It was popularized back in 2008 by Apple Inc. when they released the iPhone® 3g. If we fast forward ten years and 15 iPhone® … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 5/24/18
May 24, 2018 | by Hannah Marcom

Infrastructure Week Aftermath: Tolls, Taxes, and Trucks The roads are just as important as the trucks that drive on them all day, every day. That’s why we follow the infrastructure plan so closely here at Apex. We want to know … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 5/8/18
May 9, 2018 | by Mario Tarradell

For-hire Trucking Industry Experiences an April Slump The trucking industry can be topsy-turvy. You know, from the ups and downs of seasonal trucking demands to the changes in staffing at big and small trucking companies. So it’s no surprise that … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 4/23/18
April 24, 2018 | by Hannah Marcom

Has Strict ELD Enforcement Impacted Spot Market Freight Rates? According to the data from DAT Trendlines™, the answer is no. Earlier this month there were more trucks posting their availability on the spot market and capacity loosened a little bit. … Continued

Focus on Wheel and Road During Distracted Driving Awareness Month
April 19, 2018 | by Mario Tarradell

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Did you notice? In a world where multitasking is essentially expected, with an abundance of technological toys at our fingertips, it’s a wonder anybody can focus on the wheel and the road. That … Continued

Trucking News Update 4/13/18
April 13, 2018 | by Mario Tarradell

Dialogue is Open on Mandatory Hours of Service Breaks In the ELD age, when truckers must electronically log their time on and off the road, groundswell is building on mandates to alleviate the daily 14-hour clock regulations. A bill in … Continued

ELDs for Your Trucking Company

ELDs for Your Trucking Company
You've probably heard a lot about the upcoming electronic logging device (ELD) mandate. Are you looking for resources to help you understand and comply with the new ruling? Get our quick, easy to understand guide.

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