Who is most susceptible to cargo theft?

The Knights at Choptank

Hurricane Michael Announcement

Pumpkins, candy corn and apples - courtesy of logistics

Growing start-ups, are you ready for next-level logistics?

The Meg of Logistics, the driver shortage

It's all about CLASS

Good grief, man! This isn't the Stone Age

When 'less-than' means 'more' savings

Ready or not, here it comes - CVSA Road Check 2018

Up to bat! Nursery freight

Tips and tricks to shipping produce during peak season

Are You a Shipper of Choice? 

ELDs versus HOS - the debate goes on

Choptank Transport Opens New Baltimore Location

Women in logistics see career advancements

Does your 3PL provide cost-saving options with today's high freight rates?

No, it's not the truck apocalypse, but high spot rates are a reality

Technology in transportation - the key to your business's success

Shipping & Logistics Market Report April/May 2018

Choptank Transport recognized as a top employer in the U.S.

Important tips for truck drivers when winter strikes

Transportation & Logistics Market Report Dec 2017

Moving freight in and out of California now costs more

Choptank Transport renews commitment to Salisbury University's sales program

ELD readiness is headline news

Choptank donates Thanksgiving dinners to local charities

Choptank Transport joins new blockchain forerunner, BiTA

Transportation & Logistics Market Report

Choptank Transport recognized by Workforce magazine for new training program

Put on your seatbelts, rates are climbing

Choptank Transport Unveils New Tech-Driven Brand & Logo

Labor Day Shipping Rates Spike

Railway Chaos

What shippers need to know about the ELD mandate

It's 3 am, do you know where your freight is? Choptank Does.

Choptank chooses automated Load Track platform from Trucker Tools

An Easter Message from our Executive Vice President, Steve Covey

7 ELD Manufacturers Worth Comparing

Will autonomous trucks ever rule the world?

Smart, safe solutions to the truck parking problem

Choptank’s commitment to ethical business practices

Will the ELD mandate remain in place in a Trump administration?

Shippers & Warehouse Managers, How to Deal with Winter Weather Delays

5 easy ways to save on LTL shipping

5 red flags you are working with a subpar 3PL

New court ruling supports ELD mandate

Electronic logging device mandate spells change for drivers and carriers

Facts About Trucking & Logistics

Food safety: Keeping the loading dock and equipment clean

Appreciating Carriers - Hot weather can take its toll on long-haul drivers

Choptank Transport and MMTA to Celebrate Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Pippin Joins Choptank Transport as Director of Information Technology

Choptank Transport Named to Food Logistics’ 2016 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers List

Choptank Transport – Named on Selling Power’s “50 Best Companies to Sell For”

Dressing for Interviews 101

10 Things Not to Do in an Interview

Haller joins carrier development program at Choptank Transport

10 Resume Tips Every Career Seeker needs to know

How connected trucks are improving the transportation industry

Choptank Transport CEO named DC Velocity Rainmaker

5 apps to help drivers solve problems on the road

Choptank Transport CEO Joins Executive Advisory Council at Perdue School of Business

What are the factors driving innovation in trucking?

Finding Your Right Career Path

Reinvesting in our highway systems: How our crumbling infrastructure hurts safety

Are we spending enough on infrastructure to ease congestion?

Choptank Honored with Wellness at Work Award

5 Ways to Avoid Work Burnout

The Washington Post Names Choptank Transport a Winner of the Greater Washington 2016 Top Workplaces Award

Why Work Culture Matters

5 interview questions sales candidates should be prepared for

Supply Chain Visibility – A must in today’s logistics

Choptank Transport "Results University" Classes Commence

3 reasons you should consider a career in logistics

Can our roads handle heavier loads?

Avoiding price fluctuations during produce season

Choptank Transport hosts scholarship winners from Salisbury University

Shipping Seasonal Freight - the problems, the solutions

FMCSA extends response period for safety fitness proposal into the spring

The coercion ruling: Why working with the right 3PL is more important than ever

Geoff Turner, President and CEO, Choptank Transport looks toward challenges, promises of 2016

5 things you need to know about the new Fast Act highway bill

Answers to your most common FSMA questions

The right shipper can help you avoid winter-weather worries

Choptank announces annual President's Club winners

Tips from our drivers: Staying healthy and active on the road

Electronic Log Books - What it means for you

Choptank Transport begins new construction – adds jobs

Truck Driver Retention - How to keep happiness on the road

How to save on your LTL shipments

5 mobile apps that are handy for any truck driver

Big or Small - Why in Logistics, Mid-Sized is Mightiest

McCrone awarded University of MD “Choptank Transport Business Scholarship”

Transportation & Logistics Costs - More than just the sum of fuel prices

How will the FDA’s new rules under FSMA impact 3PLs?

What does the future of the 3PL industry look like?

Why logistics is a popular career choice for millennials

Choptank Transport makes Washington Post Top Workplaces list

How we monitor our refrigerated loads to ensure proper temperature

Why Choptank Transport takes their Broker Surety Bond seriously

It's All About the Paperwork - DOT helps alleviate paperwork burden for trucking industry

Stressing over high transportation costs? How to uncover savings

Griffith earns top management spot at Choptank Transport’s Tampa office

Choptank Transport: Inside the transportation trucking industry

Choptank Transport, Salisbury University team up to create new annual sales program

3PL Customer Service: 7 questions to ensure you're treated right

How to find a 3PL tailored to your needs

Is Your 3PL's Carrier Procurement Process Up to Snuff?

Getting the Most out of Your 3PL - Inside a 3PL

Supply Chain Success: Better Logistics through Technology

Supply-chain damage claims: Reducing risk & handling claims promptly

Choptank Transport launches third expansion

Outsourcing Can Be Your Supply Chain's Competitive Edge

10 critical questions to ask when researching supply-chain service providers, 3PLs

Choptank Transport Jan/Feb Newsletter 2015

Choptank Transport Q3 Newsletter 2014

Inside the Supply Chain

5 Tips to an Effective Supply-Chain Strategy

Diesel Prices - Roller Coaster of Love

Courtney Clopper joins Choptank Transport as corporate recruiter

Choptank Transport hires director of carrier services

U of MD’s announces 2014-2015 Choptank Transport Business Scholarship recipient

Choptank Transport & Butterball provide Thanksgiving joy

Stay On High Alert for Holiday Cargo Theft

Choptank Transport's training adds to its hiring success

Holiday Freight Forecast

Choptank Transport Named Top 3PL & Cold Storage Provider

Choptank Transport Hits Job Fair Circuit Nationwide

Choptank Recognizes its Top 100 Carriers

Choptank Transport Q2 Newsletter 2014

Shippers Affected by Hours of Service

Choptank Receives Washington Post Top Workplaces Award

BBJ Best in Finance CFO Award Honors Marcia Bryan, Choptank Transport

Choptank Transport Employees Earn Highest Accreditation

Choptank Transport Q1 Newsletter

Cargo Theft is a Growing Problem - STILL!

Choptank Transport to Hire 50 Sales Associates by Year-End

Choptank Transport Wellness Program Sends Winner to Dr. Oz Show

Choptank Transport Q4 Newsletter

Choptank Transport Continues to Expand with New Corporate Recruiter

Hutchinson Promoted to Director of Human Resources

Legally Speaking - What's in Your Broker's Wallet?

VanDerveer Joins Choptank Transport as Director of Specialized Logistics

Choptank Transport Employees Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Choptank Transport Opens Two New Offices

The Government Shutdown & its Impacts

New Video on Choptank Transport Website

Choptank Transport Helps Veterans Get Back to Work

Choptank Transport Holds "Lookin’ Good" Contest as Part of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Celebration

Choptank Transport Makes Food Logistics’ Nationwide Top 100 List

Food Bank Scholarship Winners Announced

Covey & Regulski Promoted

Choptank Transport Q3 Newsletter

From Fortune 500 to Small-Scale Shippers, 3PLs are Becoming the Gold Standard

Ayers Appointed New General Manager in Nashville

Choptank Supports Troops with Gift Boxes

Choptank Transport President/CEO, Geoff Turner, Elected as Chair of TIA

Choptank Transport Launches New Refrigerated LTL Division

Mann Wins University of MD “Choptank Transport Business Scholarship”

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot visits Choptank Transport

Thomas Promoted to Sales Manager

Choptank Chillers Brave the Polar Bear Plunge

Choptank Transport Named Large Business of the Year 2013

President's Club Winners Announced at Choptank Transport

Choptank Transport Hosts Chinese Delegation

Are You Watching Your CARBs?

Choptank Transport Wins Delmarva Blood Challenge Award

Choptank Launches New Website

Choptank Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Choptank Opens New Denver Office

Rock-It Hire!

Choptank Transport Joins Healthiest Maryland Businesses

Choptank Transport Market ReportMarket Report OCT/NOV 2018


National Lampoons Vacation

If you like roller coasters, and you handle them better than John Candy (the Wally World security guard), you might be enjoying this market!  The highs and lows have been staggering over the last several months and I think we’re all in the mood for some stability and a balanced market where we’re all happy and having fun. Say what you will about Clark Griswold in the infamous National Lampoon films, but he truly loved his family and just wanted to show them an epically good time and a memorable trip!  Depending on which role you fill in the supply chain, from shipper to broker to carrier, you’ve felt your share of “disasters” to your budget the last couple years.  With the market stabilizing...

Here is a brief market overview and report on all the factors driving the current market, our expectations for where it’s headed, and most importantly, how to manage this market and come out on top!   

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