TransCore Link Logistics to Launch its Truck-to-Load Ratio Analytics Tool

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:49
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics will launch a new truck-to-load ratio operations planning tool in Toronto at Truck World - Canada’s National Trucking Show, April 10-12. TransCore’s Posting Index enables carriers and freight brokers to access real-time and historical data on total truck and load volumes, as well as ratios in specific areas. Delivered as a cloud service, Posting Index can drill deep by geographic area, equipment type, and Truck-to-Load (TL) versus

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Continue to Trend High

Thu, 03/13/2014 - 12:31
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following January’s astonishing records, TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index had another notable month. February’s total load volumes dipped slightly by five percent compared to January; however, February had fewer shipping days. As a daily average, loads for February were four percent higher than in January.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Skyrocket in January

Thu, 02/20/2014 - 12:47
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index opened the New Year with never seen before highs in load volumes. After closing last year setting a record high for December, January volumes climbed sharply by 43 percent month-over-month, marking its volumes the highest ever recorded for the month of January in any year. January’s year-over-year increase also set the stage for the year by an astonishing 47 percent, beating last January’s historic highs.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Show Stellar Results in December

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 10:33
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index closed last year setting a record high for December load volumes. With two fewer shipping days, December’s volumes jumped 11 percent month-over-month and represented the highest month-over-month percentage change for the second half of the year. December also had the largest year-over-year increase compared to any month in 2013 surpassing December 2012 load volumes by a remarkable 29 percent.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Fall in November

Mon, 12/23/2013 - 12:55
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics reported declines in Canadian Freight Index volumes for the month of November. The month-over-month load volumes fell by nine percent compared to October 2013 offset by two fewer shipping days and the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. November’s year-over-year load volumes had a marginal decline of two percent compared to the previous year’s load volumes for the same month.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Starts to Climb Again in October

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 11:27
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed improvement in October with month-over-month load volumes increasing by seven percent compared to September. Year-over-year load volumes also surpassed the previous year’s by eight percent.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Sees Mixed Results in September

Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:01
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics Canadian Freight Index showed a nine percent year-over-year increase for September while month-over-month load volumes decreased by five percent.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Subdued in August

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 12:18
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics reported little change in its Canadian Freight Index for August 2013. The month-over-month and year-over-year load volumes for August were down marginally by two percent. Load volumes in August were also at the same levels as April of this year. Cross-border postings accounted for 68 percent of total volumes for August.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Skirts Traditional Seasonal Slump in July

Wed, 08/21/2013 - 08:56
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index saw no change in July from June and compared to the same period last year, side-stepping the traditional summer slowdown typical for July. Load volumes in July were also at the mid-point of the last seven months. July also had two additional

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index Continues Rollercoaster Ride

Tue, 07/23/2013 - 12:36
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics’ Canadian Freight Index slipped by seven percent in June, continuing the up and down results for the first six months of the year, and was 21 percent lower than last year’s peak in June 2012. Second quarter saw a slight gain of six percent over the first quarter of 2013; however, volume was down 17 percent compared to elevated second quarter results of 2012. The high point year-to-date was in May.