GlobalTranz Announces Acquisition of Global Freight Source

GTZ Homepage, Press Release

PHOENIX, AZ and MILWAUKEE, WI – January 10, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has acquired Global Freight Source, Inc., a leading freight brokerage and logistics company. The acquisition further solidifies GlobalTranz’ position as a top freight brokerage firm and validates the company’s commitment to the freight agent business model. Global …

GlobalTranz Continues Executive Team Expansion and Demonstrates Commitment to Freight Agent Model with Addition of Mike Sutter as Vice President of Agent Acquisition

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PHOENIX, AZ – January 5, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has hired Mike Sutter as vice president of agent acquisition. In this role, Mike will manage the company’s freight agent recruiting and the expansion of GlobalTranz’ freight agent network as GlobalTranz continues to grow its market share in the freight …

Freight Brokerage Technology Leader GlobalTranz Announces Addition of Dave Bush as Senior Vice President of Carrier Relations

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PHOENIX, AZ – January 4, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced that Dave Bush has joined the company as senior vice president of carrier relations. In this role, Dave will focus on strengthening relationships with GlobalTranz’ extensive network of truckload (TL) and less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers. Prior to joining GlobalTranz, Dave was the …

Save the Date – 2017 GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference

GTZ Blog Post, Homepage

Join GlobalTranz and the nation’s top freight agents at the 2017 GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference for 3 days of engaging sessions, innovative logistics technology demos and networking with your peers. Learn best practices for growing your freight brokerage business and be the first to see new enhancements to the GlobalTranz technology platform. If you are a GlobalTranz freight agent or …

freight agent safeguards against weather-related challenges

6 Safeguards Freight Agents Can Take Against Weather-Related Shipping Challenges

GTZ Blog Post, Freight Agents

According to one survey, weather-related shipping challenges cost trucking companies between $2 billion and $3.5 billion on average. In fact, overall weather-related shipping challenges add up to close to 3.5% of the U.S. GDP. Unless you have a plan for managing risks due to weather, just one hurricane or devastating snowstorm could upend your business. Weather-Related Shipping Challenges Add Up …

The Real Grinch: Fraudulent Carriers

GTZ Blog Post, Logistics Best Practices

There is a transportation industry crime fit for The Grinch this holiday season: fraudulent carriers. Fraudulent carriers know how to take advantage of shippers during a particularly vulnerable time of need – last minute order fulfillment during the holiday season. Cargo theft reportedly increases by 40% during holiday weekends as more freight shipments are on the road to meet the …

XPO and GlobalTranz

GlobalTranz Carrier Partner Spotlight – XPO

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XPO Logistics is a GlobalTranz carrier partner and a top ten global provider of transportation and logistics solutions. We provide services for truck brokerage and transportation, less-than-truckload, intermodal, supply chain solutions, contract logistics, last mile, expedite, global forwarding and managed transportation. You’ll find that we’re passionate about helping our customers operate their supply chains more effectively. Our investment in technology …

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Brandon Copeland – Senior Director of Training and Development

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GlobalTranz has promoted internally for oversight of employee training and development, naming Brandon Copeland to the role. Brandon started his career at GlobalTranz in February 2012 as a Carrier Representative on the Van Capacity team. He was promoted to Capacity Manager, where he led and managed the Van and Refrigerated Departments. Brandon later transitioned into the Supervisor of Operations Training …