Expect an uneven ride in the transportation market this quarter

AFS Logistics, a 3PL provider, and Cowen Research have released the October 2022 Cowen/AFS Freight Index for Q4, a snapshot of forward-looking pricing across multiple sectors of the freight industry. This latest release of the index forecasts a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) decline in transportation costs for all reported modes of transportation except land parcels. “While prices … Read more

FedEx Freight launches Space and Pace pilot

Through SCMR staff · November 2, 2022 FedEx Freight is launching a first-of-its-kind space and pace pricing pilot, using measure-based pricing for LTL, for select customers. As part of this pilot, FedEx Freight will create simple quotes based on the space and speed customers need to move cargo. Customers provide the weight, dimensions, origin zip … Read more