How Big Data Will Change Direction of Trucking Industry

Everywhere you go in the freight transportation world, it seems everyone is talking about “Big Data” and how it will influence if not outright change supply chain strategies, logistics operations, even truck...

Cocaine bust in Alberta

At the Sweetgrass / Coutts border crossing into Alberta a transport truck was pulled over for secondary screening because the driver was on the CBSA radar as suspected of...

Portion Control

Portion control is one of the most effective ways to lose weight. Over the years, the portion sizes have grown tremendously. Burgers have 2-3 patties, pop bottles are triple...

Eight wishes for 2019 from Women In Trucking Association

This year, we’d like to share our hopes for the coming year with ten ways to support the Women In Trucking Association mission to increase the percentage of women...

Frustrated and Afraid

In recent days i have received back some unhealthy bloodwork that makes me think about and appreciate life. Firstly, I will be ok. God has always had my back. While listening...

Technology is Changing Transportation and Logistics

Business logistics has traditionally been defined by a focus on trucks and transportation networks. But in recent years, a slew of new technologies have revolutionized the industry. Warehouse management...

Containing Emission Cost, Can We?

As traumatic as it was at the time, the addition of selective catalytic reduction and diesel particulate filter after treatment to modern trucks will likely go down as one...

Border Wait Times

The US Government Shutdown has definitely had an impact on cross border travel both land and air. Recently drivers have experienced long border wait times and bad winter weather...

Beating the SAD Winter Blues

>>           Have you experienced it before? The low energy, irritable mood, no desire to get out of bed, which usually occurs around this time of year? The Winter Blues,...

What a year it’s been!

As we close the calendar pages on 2018, we wanted to take the opportunity to look back at the amazing growth and successes for Women In Trucking (WIT) Association...