Tag Archives: Transportation

7 Nov 2013

Veterans Day Closings

In observance of Veterans Day (Monday Nov. 11th, 2013) we have a few closings that you should know about before you get hung up at a closed plant . Origins:                                 Hutchison Salt                                 Land O’ Lakes:                          ...

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The supply chain of the American Transportation System is a complex and intertwined tapestry that depends on every woven thread to maintain its structure, to complete the final masterpiece.  Regardless of color, location or proximity to the focal point, every stitch is important. Every knot is tasked with holding the integrity of the whole adornment; if one piece were to fail, the entire masterpiece would simply crumble. There is no difference when it comes to your supply chain.  Your job,...

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  As some of you may already know, as of July 1 (2013) the Hours of Service laws will be drastically changing our industry. Here at Reliant Transportation, we want you to stay as informed as possible, to make sure you stay loaded and rolling. As of July 1 there are three major changes in HOS laws that will affect you and your business. The first one is the NEW REST BREAK REQUIREMENT. Under this rule, every driver will have to take a full...

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