Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) Conference Recap
May 24, 2023
Dive into our highlights of the 2023 TIA Capital Ideas Conference. Discover insights from pioneering panels on port logistics, Congressional outlooks, and tackling industry fraud.
SmartPartner Spotlight: EKA TMS
May 8, 2023
Uncover the game-changing power of EKA's TMS in the logistics industry, streamlining processes & empowering growth for freight bokerages. Learn from logistics veteran's expert advice & drive your success forward!
Ultimate Guide to Factoring for Freight Brokerages
April 14, 2023
Unlock the benefits of freight factoring with our comprehensive guide tailored for freight brokers. Discover how this financial strategy can optimize your operations, increase your cash flow, and keep your logistics business thriving.
Q1 Freight Market Update
April 13, 2023
Freight Market Update: what you need to know about inflation, demand, and seasonal rebound going into Q2. Read on to make informed decisions and stay ahead.
How to Switch Your Freight Factoring Company
April 5, 2023
Are you tired of poor customer service, high fees, and late payments from your current freight factoring company? Don't let a lousy factoring company damage your brokerage reputation and business. Switching to a better factoring company is easier than you think.
Questions Every Broker Should Ask Their Factoring Company
April 3, 2023
Brokers need to know the right questions to ask when evaluating freight factoring services. And they need to understand the implications to ensure a beneficial partnership. Do you?
Freight Payment System: A Key Component of the SmartBroker Freight Tech Stack
February 1, 2023
A Freight Payment System (FPS) is a specialized tool for freight brokers that streamlines the freight payment and reconciliation processes. Freight Payment Systems are one of many key components to a robust freight tech stack. Read on to learn more about how a FPS can help your freight brokerage scale.
SmartBroker - The Necessary Evolution for Freight Brokerages
January 31, 2023
Freight brokers have been around for decades, but in recent years, the industry has seen the rise of a new type of brokerage - the SmartBroker.
10 Ways Freight Brokerages Can Navigate the Freight Recession
January 18, 2023
With the right strategies in place, your freight brokerage can weather the down market of early-2023 and come out even stronger on the other side. From staying up-to-date on market rates to embracing technology, these 10 tips can help you navigate the challenges to come. So if you're a freight broker looking to stay afloat, read on for some things to keep top of mind.
Welcome to 2023 - 8 Predictions for the Freight & Logistics Industry Freight Brokers Should Know
December 21, 2022
2023 is shaping up to be a year of significant change and innovation in the freight and logistics industry. From the increasing adoption of technology to the evolving regulatory landscape, it's clear that the status quo is no longer sufficient for companies looking to succeed in this competitive and dynamic market.
Why Modern Freight Brokerages are Embracing FreightTech in 2023
December 15, 2022
Investing in freight broker technology, while previously an optional “nice-to-have”, is now paramount for success in 2023. Savvy freight brokerages are prioritizing technology to survive and even thrive in a soft market.
How Factoring with Denim Can Help Protect Your Freight Brokerage
December 12, 2022
Factoring isn’t just a way to maintain working capital (although that’s a great benefit). Factoring can also help you protect your brokerage, especially when working with Denim.
11 Ways to Make Your Carriers Feel Valued
November 28, 2022
This blog shares easy and fun ways that freight brokers can show their carriers that they appreciate them.
Recourse vs Non-Recourse Factoring for Freight Brokers
November 10, 2022
This blog is about the important differences between recourse and non-recourse factoring for freight brokers.
What is Freight Broker Factoring?
November 8, 2022
Learn more about factoring for freight brokers and its advantages.
How to Build Trust with Carriers Through Freight Broker Technology
September 1, 2022
Learn how technology can help you grow your freight brokerage and increase the level of trust you have with your carriers.