Dude, where’s my freight? — WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

Getting creative to figure out shipping hangups

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Many people are still seeing the effects of port backlogs and freight delays as we hit the middle of January, but on this episode of...

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Winning big and rocking out — WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

Q1 volumes expected to be strong, but reefer capacity is tight

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Analysts are expecting a strong first quarter for consumer and freight volumes as stimulus checks are...

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Big freight tech for your small business — WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

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Big business or small, you can utilize freight tech

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It’s a new year and WHAT THE TRUCK?!? is back, kicking things off with a discussion about democratizing the freight-tech landscape. 

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WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Top 10 of 2020

From stunning video to our nation’s space future

2020 is a year most of us want to forget, but for Dooner and The Dude it was a year of passion, stupid questions, WWE references and more guests than they can count. 

We break down the top 10 WHAT THE TRUCK?!? episodes as ranked by your hosts.

Big Trucks and Big Bucks: Daimler’s Samantha Parlier shows her passion for the Western Star 49X, we hear about railroad legend Hunter Harrison through the eyes of author Howard Green, and we learn about CRST...

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WHAT THE TRUCK?!?: No letup likely on the freight roller coaster

Dooner and The Dude check in with a truckers philanthropy, talk market strategy and more on this live episode of WTT?!?

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Pandemic hit Port of LA with huge ebbs and flows

Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka looked back on “a year of big swings” during a live interview with FreightWaves’ Dooner and Michael Vincent on Tuesday.

Those swings have taken the port from a springtime trough of a 19% year-over-year volume drop to today, when the amount of imports “is just unprecedented,” Seroka said during the Q&A conducted during FreightWaves’ North American Supply Chain Summit.

Seroka has long been an advocate for information sharing among stakeholders. The...

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Thief magnet: They want your freight — WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

Dooner and The Dude lay out what thieves are looking for in your freight

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The DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index is slowly falling, finishing at 80 for this week. Spot rates and tender indices still have room to accelerate as 2020...

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Uber out – WHAT THE TRUCK?!? [newsletter]

Happy holidays and welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? newsletter. Here we’ll get you caught up on all things WHAT THE TRUCK?!? and bring you up to date on the world of freight as we see it. Enjoy! — Dooner

Uber sells self-driving division

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The deal — On Monday, Uber announced the sale of its costly and controversial self-driving division Advanced Technologies Group (ATG) to Aurora Innovations. “The ride-hailing giant said it will invest $400 million in Aurora to partner with the...

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Could COVID-19 vaccines carry fraud risk? — WHAT THE TRUCK?!? (with video)

Dooner and The Dude talk to a health expert about how vaccine logistics will work to prevent counterfeits 

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Nikola is progressing on its electric truck plant in Coolidge, Arizona, despite its troubles with General Motors and its...

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Big trucks and big bucks — WHAT THE TRUCK?!? (with video)

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Dooner and The Dude talk today’s headlines and hear from an author who detailed the life of a railroad great

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The DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index is still in favor of the carriers at 80 after last week’s holiday and tender...

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