TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Shifted Down in October, but Performed Better than Previous Year

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 12:00
TORONTO – TransCore Link Logistics volumes for Canadian and cross-border loads stepped down in October decreasing eight percent compared to September. However, compared to 2015, volumes were up eight percent year-over-year. Intra-Canada load volumes represented 28 percent of the total volumes and were up 10 percent compared to October 2015. Cross-border loads averaged 66 percent of the total data submitted by Loadlink’s Canadian-based customers, and were higher compared to last year. Loads leaving Canada edged higher by five percent, and loads coming into Canada improved by six percent year...

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes for Loadlink Moved Higher to Close the Third Quarter of 2016

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 12:00
TORONTO – TransCore Link Logistics volumes for Canadian and cross-border loads closed the third quarter of 2016 with a positive gain. Compared to last month, volumes were up five percent month-over-month. Year-over-year volumes also increased; up 10 percent compared to September 2015. The third quarter of 2016 showed a decline in load volumes, dipping eight percent compared to the previous quarter. Despite this quarter-over-quarter decline, year-over-year volumes were higher by seven percent when compared to the third quarter of 2015.

TransCore Link Logistics Honoured with Great Place to Work Certification

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 09:30
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following independently-conducted employee surveys, TransCore Link Logistics has earned official designation as a certified Great Workplace. Employees throughout the company provided top ratings on their workplace experiences and culture.

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes for Loadlink Pick up in August

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 10:39
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics volumes saw a double-digit increase for the month of August after a traditional mid-year decline in volumes in July. When compared, month-over-month and year-over-year load volumes picked up by 12 percent. Intra-Canada load volumes represented 31 percent of the total volumes and jumped 23 percent compared to August 2015. Cross-border loads averaged 65 percent of the total data submitted by Loadlink’s Canadian-based customers, and improved compared to last year....

TransCore Link Logistics Announces Technology Partnership and Integration with McLeod Software

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 09:00
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics, Canada’s market leader in load matching software for the trucking industry, and McLeod Software ®, a leading provider of transportation management software, today announced a technology partnership that will

TransCore Link Logistics Announces Winners of its 2016 LinkScholar Program

Tue, 09/06/2016 - 10:00
TORONTO – For the third consecutive year, TransCore Link Logistics awarded $5,000 in scholarships as part of its LinkScholar Program. Recognizing two of Canada’s most academically-minded high-school students in the transportation industry, each winner will receive tuition assistance towards post-secondary fees this fall. This year’s recipients were Jonathan Parlee of Norton, New Brunswick, and Cassandra Fenlon of Thunder Bay, Ontario. TransCore Link Logistics’ scholarship winners were the finalists selected by an independent adjudicator and demonstrated the strongest combination of academic...

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Sees Traditional Mid-year Decline in Volumes

Fri, 08/12/2016 - 09:00
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics volumes for Canadian and cross-border loads ended strong in the second quarter of 2016, and then underwent a routine mid-year summer low. TransCore’s Canadian Freight Index accurately measures trends in the truckload freight spot market. The components of the Freight Index are comprised from roughly 5,500 of Canada’s trucking companies and freight brokers; this data includes all domestic, cross-border and interstate data submitted by Loadlink customers...

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Trended Higher in the Second Quarter of 2016

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 11:00
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics volumes for Canadian and cross-border loads continued strong in the second quarter of 2016. Compared to last month, volumes were essentially flat, down marginally by two percent month-over-month. Year-over-year volumes were lower by six percent compared to June 2015. The highest load volumes for the first half of the year were observed in May; these were the same volumes in May 2015.

TransCore Link Logistics Staff Take a Toss to Dunk a Boss

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 08:47
MISSISSAUGA, JUNE 16, 2016—How often do employees get the chance to support a children’s charity while soaking their boss at the same time? Staff at TransCore Link Logistics did just that last week—raising funds for a chance to put two members of the management team into the dunk tank, and one, 26-storeys high. On Friday, June 17th, Claudia Milicevic, General Manager of TransCore Link Logistics, will trust her life to a safety harness and helmet, and rappel down the 26-storey wall of London City Centre (TD Canada Trust Building). Other daredevils will be descending similar walls in 10 cities...

TransCore’s Canadian Freight Volumes Strengthened to its Highest Levels Year-to-Date in May

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 09:00
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransCore Link Logistics volumes for Canadian and cross-border loads bolted in May to the highest load levels year-to-date. Compared to last month, volumes spiked 22 percent. In addition, May’s volumes delivered the highest month-over-month increase in over two years. Year-over-year volumes were essentially flat, lower by only two percent compared to May 2015. Year-over-year showed an improved market for distribution of loads within Canada and cross border for the month of May. In the...