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Trucking Industry News Update 5/22/17
May 22, 2017 | by Mario Tarradell

Stuck in Traffic Costly for the Trucking Industry Time is money, especially for the trucking industry. In 2015, congestion on our national highway system cost the trucking industry $63.4 billion, according to just-released findings by the American Transportation Research Institute. … Continued


Budgeting and Accounting Basics for Truckers
May 16, 2017 | by Hannah Marcom

Using trucking jargon like reefer, deadhead, TONU, hot shot loads, and alligator can sound like a totally different language to people not in the trucking industry. While accounting words like assets, equity, and expenses seem foreign to most truckers. According … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 5/15/17
| by Hannah Marcom

Truck Preventative Maintenance for Summer Everyone always worries about being in shape for summer but do you also think about your truck being summer ready? Here is a comprehensive list of maintenance tips to beat the summer heat for HVAC, … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 5/8/17
May 8, 2017 | by Hannah Marcom

Trump Will Consider Gas Tax Increases to Help with Infrastructure Funding While there is no official plan or endorsement in place, on May 1st President Trump stated that a gas tax increase was something he will “consider” and agreed it … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 5/2/17
May 2, 2017 | by Hannah Marcom

Roadcheck Inspection Blitz 2017 – Tips for Cargo Securement from CVSA CVSA’s International Roadcheck 2017 is coming up June 6th-8th. In 2016, inspectors placed 21.5% of inspected trucks out of service, so make sure you are ready for the DOT … Continued

Are There Shortcuts to Getting Active Operating Authority?
April 28, 2017 | by Hannah Marcom

Many people who start out in the trucking industry have a dream of eventually starting their own trucking company. Working for yourself is something a lot of people want to do but don’t know where to start and, trust us, … Continued

Apex Named a Best Company to Work for in Texas
April 27, 2017 | by Erika Nieman

Apex Receives Award for 10th Time When you work at Apex, you’ll quickly find that it’s about the people. Apex has a culture that centers on our clients and employees and we believe that everything we do should reflect that. … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 4/24/17
April 24, 2017 | by Hannah Marcom

Intrastate Trucking ELD Mandate Announced for Texas Texas is the first state to issue ELD requirements for intrastate truckers, with the compliance date being set at Dec. 19, 2019. Experts expect most states to also implement their own intrastate ELD … Continued

Trucking Industry News Update 4/17/17
April 17, 2017 | by Hannah Marcom

Spot Freight Slows While Freight Rates Rise Freight volume fell 2% during the first week of April which is credited to brokers and shippers trying to close their books for the ending of the first quarter. But rates are increasing … Continued

Apex Capital Partners with KeepTruckin to Help Carriers Comply with the ELD Mandate
March 31, 2017 | by Apex Capital

Apex Capital, the trucking industry’s factoring leader, announces its partnership with KeepTruckin, a top Electronic Logging Device (ELD) and fleet management provider. Trusted by over 15,000 fleets and 400,000 drivers, KeepTruckin is rated the number one logbook app for Android™ and … Continued

ELDs for Your Trucking Company

ELDs for Your Trucking Company
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