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Help Us Celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week!

Help Us Celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week!

Over 3.5 million men and women haul goods across America. These professional truck drivers have extremely demanding jobs, which feed directly into the health of our economy. They drive both night and day to ensure goods arrive safely and on time. Sometimes they leave thier loved ones behind for multiple days at a time. Without these truck drivers, local commmunities across the nation would not receive the products they want and need! 

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Looking for Additional Capacity, Along with Cost Control?

Looking for Additional Capacity, Along with Cost Control?

Shipper Capacity & Cost Control

Have you heard about Sleek OTS Plugin? Sleek OTS Plugin was designed to help our shipper customers navigate market fluctuation. OTS, Optimal Truckload Spend, places capacity, and freight cost control, in the hands of shippers. To learn more about OTS, read The Executive’s Guide to OTS, click here

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A Rise in Offsite Safety Inspections Impacts Carriers & Number of Audits

A Rise in Offsite Safety Inspections Impacts Carriers & Number of Audits

Did you know more than 50% of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s  (FMCSA) safety audits are now done offsite? An offsite audit consists of uploading electronic documentation and phone interviews, which moves the inspection process along much faster compared to in-person meetings.  

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Contracted Freight Shifts To Spot

Contracted Freight Shifts To Spot

Last week, spot van rates hit record highs. Here's what Dean Corbolotti, Shipper Engagement at Sleek Technologies, had to say about the topic. #SleekPOV

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Does Your Transportation Team Have An OTS?

Does Your Transportation Team Have An OTS?

Managing a transportation and logistics budget is arguably the most difficult job within a company. Why? Because the team has zero control over a variety of variables (like weather) that can impact goods arriving on time and within the planned budget. 

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Effective Immediately Sleek Fleet is Now Doing Business as Sleek Technologies

Effective Immediately Sleek Fleet is Now Doing Business as Sleek Technologies

The company has invested heavily in research and development to commercialize the Sleek Shipper SaaS solution suite since 2017.

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Sleek Fleet Expands Team With Enterprise Sales and Carrier Engagement Representatives to Drive Growth and World-Class Service

Sleek Fleet Expands Team With Enterprise Sales and Carrier Engagement Representatives to Drive Growth and World-Class Service

CHICAGO, September 2, 2020 (Newswire.com) - Sleek Fleet, offering tech-enabled solutions for shippers and carriers, is pleased to announce the appointments of Mike Edwards as Enterprise Sales Leader and Tashi Budilovsky as Carrier Engagement Representative. 

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In A Tight Market, Are Your Only Freight Rate Options Contracted Or Spot?

In A Tight Market, Are Your Only Freight Rate Options Contracted Or Spot?

Knowing the supply chain gobbles up 60-90% of a company’s spend, you better bet your bottom dollar that supply chain efforts have a huge impact on a company’s bottom line. Efficiently managing the supply chain has become the new competitive advantage for many manufacturers. One important effort, within the supply chain, is effectively managing costs to transport goods from point A (warehouse) to point B (end customer).

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Carriers may face penalties, shutdowns under Virginia COVID-19 regs

Carriers may face penalties, shutdowns under Virginia COVID-19 regs

Recently, FreightWaves reported that the state of Virginia will soon require companies to classify employees by risk-level based on job duties. Since truck drivers are on the front lines and oftentimes require less than 6 feet of separation when picking up and dropping off freight, they will most likely be impacted. "For everyone's safety, it makes sense for employers to proactively develop a preparedness plan in case someone exhibits symptoms", said Dean Corbolotti Sleek Fleet Shipper Engagement Director. "It's still too early to understand the impact on the transportation industry. We hope there are no negative ramifications. Carriers, and shippers, have already endured so much".

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Companies Continue To Transition To New Workforce Models

Companies Continue To Transition To New Workforce Models

Many companies have worked around the clock to transition in-office workers to remote, placing a big drain on important company resources. For example, IT had to solve for new telecommunications needs, while HR had to develop new protocols to ensure remote employees had the tools needed to remain focused and stay on task. "Sleek Fleet is unique because we are a 100% remote workplace, which requires trust and transparency between the employer and employee", said Kira Meinzer Sleek Fleet CPO. "Remote work is our way of doing business, so we were not forced to make changes as other companies have been. We are lucky because all of our resources have continued to focus on our core mission to simply logistics."  
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