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Top 5 tips for shippers in 2023

The past six years have been a roller-coaster ride for domestic transportation. Supply chain management has become part of mainstream...

Legacy vs. freight volume data: SONAR provides clear advantage for transportation leaders

Freight pricing is largely determined by the balance of supply and demand. Because of this, legacy signals do not provide the same advantages as understanding the direction of freight volume.

CPG and food and beverage companies can use inbound tender volume indices to monitor capacity changes

Changes in inbound tender volumes indicate increased or decreased capacity in any given market. The inbound tender volume data housed in FreightWaves SONAR gives shippers an actionable, near-time view of these shifts.

Infographic: The ROI of FreightWaves SONAR

Outbound volume data provides capacity blueprint for logistics teams

The outbound tender volume data provided in FreightWaves SONAR allows companies across the supply chain to visualize freight movement, enabling them to anticipate market changes and respond appropriately.

3 big reasons CPG and retail companies rely on SONAR to improve supply chain management

A recent FreightWaves Research outlook says that 2023 is set to be one of the toughest economic environments that consumers have faced in numerous years.

Carriers are in agreement that the worst is yet to come, but why?

In a recent survey by FreightWaves Research, carriers agree that they aren’t confident that the fourth quarter will be more profitable than the third.

Research Corner: Do Consumers Maintain Momentum Through Q4?

As the famous adage goes, never doubt the American consumer. Throughout the pandemic, the American consumer has shown a willingness...


What's the SONAR ROI?

Use our calculator to find out.

By increasing the number of loaded miles per day your drivers drive by 1% and your rate per mile by $0.03 you will make more per week #WithSONAR.

#WithSONAR you can save up to per week through better bid negotiations and more effective management of your routing guide.

#WithSonar you can add 1 more load per person each day and increase $5 margin per load, earning your company an extra per week.

Disclaimer: Every company’s circumstances are unique. Fixed and variable expenses, market conditions and operational factors vary. Unforeseen events may also affect results. Calculated potential results reflect the consensus expectation of FreightWaves’ experts. Actual results may vary.