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: Careers & Culture, Regulations

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: Careers & Culture, Carrier News, Shipper News

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: Careers & Culture, Company News, Shipper News

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: Careers & Culture

10 Things Not to Do in an Interview

Posted by Sarah Andrew on Aug 15, 2016 3:24:22 PM
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10 Resume Tips Every Career Seeker needs to know

Posted by Courtney Clopper on Aug 1, 2016 4:48:02 PM

As a recruiter I look at dozens of resumes a day. In order to get ahead of the stack and get a potential phone call it is crucial that your resume is in top shape. Below are some tips that will help you get recognized quickly by a recruiter.

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Tags: Careers & Culture

How connected trucks are improving the transportation industry

Posted by Harriet Mills on Jul 29, 2016 1:38:31 PM

In the beginning, high-tech fleet connection meant watching a dot lurch around on a digital map. Then came mobile devices. Now we are in what some call the third wave of connected fleets.

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Tags: Careers & Culture, Technology, Industry News

5 apps to help drivers solve problems on the road

Posted by Harriet Mills on Jul 15, 2016 1:24:50 PM

Thanks to technology, certain problems that come with life on the road are receding into the past — no more unexpected traffic jams, road closures and low-clearance bridges. GPS systems and social-media-style platforms have come together to form useful apps to help drivers and logistics companies plan the most cost-effective routes and perhaps even find something to eat along the way. We’ve rounded up a few problem-solving apps that are worth a look.

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Tags: Careers & Culture

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

Posted by Harriet Mills on Jul 15, 2016 11:00:29 AM

Preston, Maryland - Local entrepreneur and businessman Geoff Turner has accepted an invitation to become part of Salisbury University’s Executive Advisory Council. An alumni of the Business School, Turner has transformed a small logistics company in Preston, Maryland, into a nationally renowned third-party logistics provider with five locations and more than 260 employees.

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Tags: Careers & Culture, Company News

What are the factors driving innovation in trucking?

Posted by Harriet Mills on Jul 7, 2016 3:29:27 PM

Regulations and a driver shortage have put the squeeze on carriers, which means some important innovations in trucks are starting to emerge.

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Tags: Careers & Culture

Choptank Transport Market ReportMarket Report January 2018

Looks like we’re trading 2017 Hurricanes for winter cyclones and a Polar Vortex. A historically high MDI will stay high with this weather being the driving force. A resurgent economy, a long-awaited infrastructure proposal and new tax cuts...

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