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Mini-Bids Becoming Permanent Truck Contract Fixture: Transplace

August 23, 2021

Mini-bids are becoming a long-term part of trucking procurement for US shippers as supply chain disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic extends into the second half of 2021. However, the nature of those mini-bids, which became widespread last year as truck rates rose rapidly, is changing, Ben Cubitt, senior vice president of supply chain and transportation at Transplace, said Monday…. Read More

Transplace Provides Advice to Address Supply Chain Volatility in Transplace’s Third Quarter 2021 Logistics Market Update Report and Webinar

July 27, 2021

Logistics professionals will gain insights for managing disruptions and advancing strategies during August 4th webinar DALLAS (July 27, 2021) – Transplace, the leading provider of advanced logistics technology and solutions, announces its Third Quarter 2021 Logistics Market Update Report and Webinar with strategies for greater supply chain stability in the face of industry-wide imbalances and uncertainty. Logistics and supply chain professionals are invited to a complimentary webinar on August 4 at 1 p.m. ET to access the full report. Attendees will learn about transportation trends and … Read More

2021 Top 100 3PLs

July 22, 2021

When your enterprise faces supply chain and logistics challenges, these partners won’t let you fall. In alphabetical order, here are the 100 third-party logistics providers deemed best of the best by Inbound Logistics editors…. Read More

Uber Freight to Acquire Transplace

July 22, 2021

Transaction will create an industry-leading combined Freight Technology Operating System to enable a comprehensive end-to-end shipper-to-carrier solution, unlocking new levels of efficiency and service. SAN FRANCISCO AND FRISCO, TEXAS – July 22, 2021 – Uber Freight and Transplace have entered into a definitive agreement for Uber Freight to acquire Transplace for approximately $2.25 billion, consisting of up to $750 million in common stock of Uber Freight’s parent company, Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) and the remainder in cash. Uber Freight will acquire Transplace from TPG … Read More

Gov. Hutchinson Attends Transplace Center Grand Opening in Rogers

July 15, 2021

Transplace, the leading provider of logistics technology and services, celebrated the grand opening of its new center in Rogers on July 15. The office is near retailers, suppliers, and shipper customers the company works with on a daily basis. Gov. Asa Hutchinson attended the event and says the new center will bring numerous benefits to the region…. Read More