JOC – June 7, 2017 – Bill Cassidy
The Volume LTL tool is the latest APIi in a series meant to replace older ‘legacy’ forms of communication with direct connections to shipper and third party systems, speeding communications and enhancing visibility.
American Shipper – June 7, 2017 – Eric Johnson
The tool is designed to enable real-time and automated volume LTL quoting and tendering. Volume LTL shipments are typically those where a shipment is longer than 12 linear feet but smaller than 28 feet – the traditional size of a LTL trailer.
Logistics Management – June 7, 2017 – Jeff Berman
With volume LTL being a percentage of the over all LTL market, Barnes said there one piece being uncaptured, adding that current truckload shippers and 3PLs miss out on volume LTL opportunities, because they are not visible.
DC Velocity – June 7, 2017 – Ben Ames
The new offering includes API-based connectivity with more than 70 percent of U.S. domestic volume LTL capacity, including major carriers like FedEx Freight, Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., Sunset Pacific Transportation, UPS Freight, and YRC Freight.