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The “Trek” Stops Here!

Could there possibly be more important (non – human) cargo than the United States Mail? The timeless images; the scores of unified men and women bearing the bulk of heavy bags, pepper spray, enduring the weather conditions, animal threats, and traffic delays with one purpose in mind – get the job done! No wonder they…

The Dedicated Contract Carrier Question:

Private fleets have been a staple in the distribution strategies of American companies in the last century and they continue to play an important role in the current, young century. According to industry data, nearly a quarter of the total truckload marketplace is composed of private fleets, making it a $124 billion industry. In spite…

The Right Questions To Ask When Cutting Transportation Costs

When you rely on private carriers to maintain your supply chain operations, you have to be figure out where you can cut transportation costs, When you are in search of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware dedicated trucking services, there are some questions you can ask and some action you can take the reduce costs dramatically.…

6 Ways to Reduce Idling Costs

Delaware Regional Trucking Many trucking fleets are acutely aware of time spent idling and how much it can affect costs and waste fuel. With over 40 years in the DE regional trucking business, Veltri Inc. has often encountered the problems presented by the idling costs that can quickly add up. Here are 6 ways to…

Lower Weight Limits on Pennsylvania Bridges

To compensate for a lack of funding, lower weight limits will be applied to a number of Pennsylvania bridges. Pennsylvania trucking companies are well aware of how many bridges can be found in Pennsylvania – out of all the states in the United States, Pennsylvania holds the position as the state with the third-largest number…

Fleet Safety Conference Addresses Medium-Duty Trucks

New questions are expected to be raised at the upcoming Fleet Safety Conference to be held in Schaumburg, Ill. This is likely due to the new study conducted by the American Transportation Research Institute, which found that medium-duty trucks have had a worse crash record than heavy-duty trucks over the past decade. Since medium-duty trucks…

4 Ways to Reduce Cost-per-Mile

Delaware regional trucking companies like us are always looking for ways to reduce cost-per-mile in order to improve margins and the bottom line. As an organization that provides New Jersey regional trucking, Delaware regional trucking, and Pennsylvania regional trucking, we cover quite a bit of miles in the course of a year. Considering this, finding…

Increased Traffic Might Mean a Strong Economy

As a Pennsylvania regional trucking company, we’re used to traffic. However, it looks like traffic congestion is on the rise–and it’s not necessarily a bad thing! Traffic has increased 9.4% since last year According to a recent Gridlock Index by the traffic information provider Inrix, overall levels of U.S. traffic have risen by 9.4% when…

Prices Down After Recent Increase

The May gas price increase recently seen may be turning back on itself. According to the latest Fuel Gauge Report by AAA, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded at $3.63 as of May 28 is down 3 cents from May 22. Following 17 days of increases, the average price dipped 6 days in…

Gas Price Increase

Despite recent lower prices and predictions of lower prices, the price of gasoline is on its way up again. According to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report,  the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline hit $3.58 on Monday, May 13. This price is up 6 cents from the previous week and an increase of…
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