New court ruling supports ELD mandate

Posted by Harriet Mills on Nov 4, 2016 9:15:00 AM

The ELD mandate has been one of the most discussed topics of the last year. Although aimed at trucking companies, the ripple effect could impact the entire transportation industry in countless ways. Of course with any major change, viewpoints vary greatly, with some fully supporting the mandate and others questioning its authenticity.

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Electronic logging device mandate spells change for drivers and carriers

Posted by Harriet Mills on Sep 30, 2016 9:20:17 AM

We are in the midst of a big change, as approximately three million truck drivers will be moving into the electronic age. That is, they will be replacing their traditional paper driving logs, that old standby, with electronic logging devices (ELD). While there are some exceptions, the final deadline for full compliance is Dec. 16, 2019.

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Facts About Trucking & Logistics

Posted by brandon landgraf on Sep 29, 2016 3:40:32 PM

Trucking & Logistics plays a major role in our every day lives. Everything from the device your using to view this post with to the clothes your wearing have been touched by transportation. Here are a few facts about the transportation industry and how impactful it is on the American way of life: 

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Tags: Career Cafe

Food safety: Keeping the loading dock and equipment clean

Posted by Harriet Mills on Sep 23, 2016 9:20:50 AM

The Food Safety Modernization Act, or FSMA, is an expanding document that continually grows in order to make the food we eat safer and less likely to be contaminated, covering each stop along the way “from farm to table.”

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Tags: Blog, Food Safety Modernization Act, FSMA

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

Posted by Harriet Mills on Sep 15, 2016 1:01:00 PM

With fall around the corner, the weather is changing, but just last week we had some close to record-setting high temperatures. These temperatures can mean horrible sleeping conditions for the long-haul truck driver.

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Tags: Blog, appreciating drivers, hot weather, truck driver appreciation day

Choptank Transport and MMTA to Celebrate Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Posted by Harriet Mills on Sep 7, 2016 1:25:18 PM

Choptank Transport is teaming up with the Maryland Motor Truck Association (MMTA) September 11-17 to celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week.

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Tags: Choptank Transport, Maryland Motor Truck Association, National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Press Releases, truck drivers

Pippin Joins Choptank Transport as Director of Information Technology

Posted by Harriet Mills on Sep 2, 2016 12:28:36 PM

Choptank Transport is pleased to announce the appointment of Kimberly Pippin as Director of Information technology.

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

Posted by Harriet Mills on Aug 19, 2016 11:18:38 AM

Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Choptank Transport to its 2016 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list.

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Tags: Choptank Transport Award, Press Releases, Top 3PL

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

Posted by Harriet Mills on Aug 16, 2016 2:32:18 PM

Choptank Transport is honored to be included on this year’s list of Selling Power’s 50 Best Companies to Sell For.  Each year, the corporate research team at Selling Power magazine assembles and publishes its list of the 50 Best Companies to Sell For. This year is the 17th consecutive year the list has appeared in the magazine.

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Tags: Press Releases, Top 3PLs, Top Companies to Sell For

Dressing for Interviews 101

Posted by Harriet Mills on Aug 15, 2016 3:31:29 PM

First impressions are everything, especially when going to interviews.  Here are a few things to keep in mind when you are preparing to land your dream job.

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Tags: Ask The Recruiter, Career Cafe, Dressing, interview, Resume

Choptank Transport recognized for Silver Optimas Training Award

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“We are excited to be recognized for such an essential part of our business. We’ve put a lot of effort into creating an optimum training program over the last several years,” said Paul Wood, director of process improvement. “

 

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