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Fun, interesting articles that talk about the beauty of the supply chain, the value that 3PLs bring, and current-researched information that will provide value to anyone looking to understand the supply chain. At Direct Traffic Solutions, we have over 200 years of combined experience in the field. We have some cool people that have solved problems around the world. Let us break down the most difficult subjects into bite-sized nuggets of information.

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Informed, concise, & fun blogs around the supply chain. That’s our goal.

Empty On The Inside? Blame Gas Hikes.

Empty On The Inside? Blame Gas Hikes.

Diesel fuel prices have rocketed to levels that threaten supply chains and trucking fleets. Deadhead costs per truck may increase by up to $3,000 for some carriers. Everything we bring, eat, touch, wear, drive on is brought to you by a truck, and when prices increase by $2 a gallon, it makes it...

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The War Stories of Reddit, Truckers’ Families Never Forgot

The War Stories of Reddit, Truckers’ Families Never Forgot

We scoured through hundreds of posts, many of which went beyond the traditional definition of a war story; among the tales of loss, death and trauma were stories of love, mischief, and unexpected happiness. Countless families were forged during and after the war: young men and women, who may not...

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After The National Guard: An Interview With Sheila Martinez

After The National Guard: An Interview With Sheila Martinez

An Interview With Sheila Martinez: “Yes, I can, and I will.”After committing her life to the National Guard for 8 years, Martinez opened up about her service and transition to the private sector. Today, Martinez is a dedicated employee to a veteran-owned brand which shares and breathes her values...

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After The Air Force: An Interview with Efrain Rodriguez

After The Air Force: An Interview with Efrain Rodriguez

After The Air Force: An Interview with Efrain RodriguezAfter committing his life to the Air Force for 9 years, Rodriguez opened up about his service and transition out of the private sector. 9 years later, Rodriguez is now a dedicated employee to a veteran-owned brand which shares and breathes his...

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May is Military Appreciation Month

May is Military Appreciation Month

Every day, the U.S. military is beck and call to serve and protect the people. This month honors veterans, the active-duty personnel currently serving in the U.S. Military, members in the reserves, the military families, the military spouses, and children of service members left behind Americans...

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