October 5, 2020
FreightWaves spoke with Anshu Prasad, the CEO of Leaf Logistics, to understand how shippers could leverage technology to revamp their transportation planning to react better to volatility.
September 30, 2020
The move by US shippers toward shorter and more focused “mini-bids” with trucking partners is putting more emphasis on the real-time collection of data on carrier performance and changing shipping patterns and rapid data analysis, shippers and analysts tell JOC.com. That’s accelerating investment in technology that can provide analytical power and clarity.
July 17, 2020
Part two in a series covering how the free market responded to the COVID-19 crisis.
July 15, 2020
Part one in a series covering how the free market responded to the COVID-19 crisis.
June 26, 2020
A look at Leaf Logistics
Leaf Logistics wants to automate buying freight like wheat buyers buy wheat.
April 1, 2020
Part of The New York Times Fast Forward series, which examines technological, economic, social and cultural shifts that happen as businesses evolve.
March 27, 2020
Digital truck brokers have found it hard to confidently provide an accurate guaranteed rate to shippers 14 or 21 days in advance because of the unpredictable developments of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), causing one-off quotes to be higher than normal.
March 10, 2020
The forward truckload freight contract platform has raised $20 million in capital to fuel growing demand to connect shippers and carriers with a binding agreement that lets them focus on more variable supply and demand issues.