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Intermodal Spot Rate Index Decreased - Oct 8, 2018

How to Negotiate & Manage a Competitive Freight Rate RFP

The Ins & Outs of Intermodal Transportation.

The Ins & Outs of Intermodal Transportation.

Everything you need to know about domestic intermodal and how to be successful implementing it into your logistics strategy. Gives tips, tricks and insights on intermodal and what to watch out for when converting from truckload to intermodal.

Intermodal Spot Rates Increase Slightly - Sept 25 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates - Sept 21 2018

Intermodal & Truckload Spot Rates Back on the Rise

Intermodal Spot Rates Decrease to Lowest Level in Five Weeks

Intermodal Spot Rates Continue their Climb

Intermodal Spot Rates Keep Trucking Higher

Intermodal Spot Rates Hold Steady at All-Time Highs

Intermodal Spot Rates Hit Another High

Intermodal Spot Rates Telegraph Market Direction

Intermodal Spot Rates Holding at Record Highs

Advantages of Outsourcing Your Freight Logistics to an LSP

Reduce LTL Costs Through Big Data Optimization

Intermodal Spot Rates Hold for the Week

Intermodal Spot Rates Hit Record High

Intermodal Spot Rates Jump 5.7% over Prior Week

Intermodal Spot Rate Index Slides, but Don't be Fooled

Looking for Intermodal Capacity

Intermodal & Truckload Spot Rates Marching Toward Record Highs

Intermodal Spot Rates Decrease for 3rd Consecutive Week - June 5 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates Drop 2.4% - May 22 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates Up 0.8% over Prior Week - May 15 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates Jump 8.3% - May 8 2018

Intermodal Spot Rate Index Back on the Rise - April 24 2018

Truckload / Intermodal: How to Get the Most Capacity within Budget

Intermodal Spot Rate Index Dipped 6.2% - April 17 2018

Chicago Rates Pressure Intermodal Spot Rate Index Higher - April 10 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates Decrease for Week of April 3 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates at Record Levels - March 12, 2018

Intermodal Spot Rates Remain Elevated

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Continue Their Climb

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Flashing More Volatility Ahead

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates - Feb 12 2018

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Decreased - Feb 6 2018

4th Consecutive Week Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Increased - Jan 30 2018

3rd Consecutive Week Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Increased

2nd Consecutive Week Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Increased

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates - Jan 9 2018

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Holding Steady at the Start of 2018

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Up Double Digits from Prior Year

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Finally Backed off Record Highs

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Remain at 3 Year Record Highs

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Hit Another Three Year Record High

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Continue to Set Record Highs

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Increase - California the Driver

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Hold Steady

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Took Another Leg Up

Increasing Truckload Lead Time Improves Cost, Capacity & Service

Little Change in Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Holding Steady at 3 Year Highs

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates at 3 Year Highs

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rates Up Double Digits from Prior Year

Domestic Intermodal Rates Remain at Peak Levels

Hurricanes Continue to Push IM & Truck Spot Rates Upward

Peak, Weather and Diesel Driving Intermodal Spot Rates Higher

Intermodal Spot Rates Continue to Rise - California Constrained Market

Intermodal Rates Rising - California Market Dealing with Peak Season

The Freight RFP Season Shaping up to be Challenging in 2017

Slight Reprieve in Domestic Intermodal Rates - Aug 14, 2017

Peak Season Rates Hit Domestic Intermodal Market - Aug 7, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Rates Rising - July 31, 2017 Analysis

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - July 10, 2017

4 Reasons Why 3PL Brokerage Market Continues to Grow

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - July 3, 2017

Technology & Capital Changing the Freight Broker / LSP Landscape for the Better

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - June 12, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - May 29, 2017

Calling All Outbound Chicago Truckload and Volume LTL Shippers

Contract Pricing Beat Spot Market Rates & Service - Case Study Summary

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - May 22, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - May 15, 2017

Indianapolis Importers / Exporters Have Logistics Options for Improved Price & Service

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - May 8, 2017

Top Freight Brokerage Firms - Suntecktts #8

"Product Freight" is Different than "People Freight", yet Marketers Treat the Same?

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - May 1, 2017

Demurrage, Detention, Per Diem & Storage - Definitions & How to Avoid

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - April 24, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Market Share by 53' Container Count

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - April 17, 2017

Sort by Value Instead of Price on Your Next Freight & Logistics Buy

"Right" Trailer Mgt Service Maximizes DC Efficiency & Reduces Spend

No Better Time to Read the Tips & Tricks for Intermodal Success

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - April 10, 2017

Handling & Liabilities for Intermodal Transport of Human & Animal Food

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - April 3, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - March 27, 2017

Shippers NEED Contingency Planning in their Freight & Logistics Departments

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - March 20, 2017

Introduction to IANA (Intermodal Association of North America)

Domestic Intermodal Rate & Diesel Analysis - March 14, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Rate Analysis - March 7, 2017

Warehouse Inventory Moves - There is Another Way

10 Tips Shippers Need to Know When Selecting a Freight Broker

Intermodal Spot Rates Increased - Feb. 21, 2017 Review

R² Announces Name Change to InTek Freight & Logistics, Inc.

Intermodal Claim & Insurance Information Outlined

Intermodal Spot Rates Decreased - Feb. 14, 2017 Review

What is a Freight Broker & What Value Do They Bring

The Secret Behind the "Asset" Based Intermodal Providers

Intermodal Spot Rates Continue to Rise - Feb. 7, 2017 Review

Freight Management Case Study - Transparency, Efficiency & Savings

Inbound Freight Management - What to Know & How to Get Started

Intermodal Rates Continue Upward Trend Compared to Prior Year

The How-to's for Project & Seasonal Project Freight

East Coast Truckload to Intermodal Conversion Opportunities

LTL Cost Saving Case Study

Utilize 53' Domestic Containers for Trans-Pacific Freight Cost Savings

Domestic Intermodal Rate Analysis - January 23, 2017

Domestic Intermodal Rate Analysis - What to Expect in 2017

Intermodal 101

Intermodal & Diesel Price Analysis - Week of 1/9/2017

Intermodal & Diesel Price Analysis - Week of 1/3/2017

Intermodal & Diesel Price Analysis - Week of 12/5/2016

InTek Freight & Logistics Acquires enVista’s Capacity Solutions Brokerage

International and Domestic Supply Chains Need Diversification

Intermodal & Diesel Price Analysis - Week of 11/14/2016

InTek Freight & Logistics New Services & Website

InTek Freight and Logistics Acquires IDS Transportation Services, LLC

The Growing Need for Shippers to Utilize Both Intermodal & Truckload

4 Areas that Illustrate Not All Intermodal is Created Equal

'It's Hot to be Cool': Temperature Controlled Intermodal

Intermodal Spot Rate Analysis & What it Means for Shippers

The 'Disadvantages' of Domestic Intermodal Dispelled

The Balancing Act of Intermodal

Intermodal is MORE than Price Play Against Truckload

The ABC's of Intermodal: Part II

Who You Gonna 'Coil' for Steel? InTek Intermodal Busters

"Peace" of Mind: Inland Transportation & Container Management

Inland Transportation & Container Management: The Dream Scenario

The Intermodal Container: History, Importance & Impact

The ABC's of Intermodal

Top 10 Terms Used in Domestic Intermodal Shipping

How to Ship Intermodal: Mexico & Canada

Top 3 Reasons to Use 20', 40' & 45' Containers for Domestic Intermodal

Intermodal Described in Detail

Intermodal 101: Back-to-Basics, Continued

Intermodal 101: Back-to-Basics

Domestic Intermodal Spot Rate Pricing - Correlation to IP Index

8 Reasons Why Intermodal Has More Room to Run

#1 Thing Shippers Need to Know About Domestic Intermodal

Intermodal Accessorials - What Every Shipper Needs to Know

There Are Still Plenty of Misconceptions on Intermodal to Dispell

Understanding Intermodal & Truckload Spot Market Pricing

Causes & Remedies for Accessorials with Domestic Intermodal Shipments

Let's Talk About the Relationship of Intermodal, Truckload and Diesel Prices

Have We Forgotten the Value of Intermodal?

Retail Shippers Think "White Glove" Service for Consistent MABD Success

Utilize Pool Distribution for LTL Cost Savings

Learn Why Intermodal is Important to Shippers. (Not the Typical List)

Peeling Back the Onion on the InTek Intermodal Information Center

Another Way InTek Freight & Logistics Intermodal Sets Itself Apart

The Importance of a Full Supply Chain & Logistics Solution for Ecommerce

What is Transloading? How to Successfully Integrate it into Your Transportation Plan

Thinking about Intermodal Transportation? Think GREEN!

The Key to Successful Intermodal Service

Freight: Need to be Relevant on Price to Talk Service

Top 10 Questions New Intermodal Shippers Should Be Asking their IMC

Why Shippers Need Domestic Intermodal in Their Logistics Strategy

An Alibaba Lesson for All eCommerce Companies. It's All About Logistics!

US - Mexico Intermodal Transportation Shipping Made Easy

What is an Intermodal Marketing Company (IMC) and What is The Value?

Christmas Tree Shipping via Intermodal Transportation

Best B2C Ecommerce Fulfillment Solutions Start with Transportation

Refrigerated Intermodal for Temp Control Shippers

Intermodal Transportation into the Future: Better, Faster, Smarter

10 Things About Intermodal Your Boss Wants to Know

Intermodal Spot or Contract Rate: What Every Shipper Needs to Know

5 Freight Saving Ideas for Shippers

Direct Ocean & Intermodal Route From Asia Into Indianapolis

LTL Cost Saving Idea - Pool Consolidation and Distribution Strategy

Intermodal Spot Pricing vs. Contract Pricing

10 Quick Tips About Intermodal

Domestic Intermodal Glossary of Terms & Definitions

Rail Service Options - Intermodal Most Like Truckload

New Bid Season for Truckload & Intermodal or Change the Bid Process?

Who is the "Best" Intermodal Provider

Shipping Nursery Stock via Intermodal Rail

What Makes for a Great Intermodal Lane?

Navigating Intermodal for the Best Truckload Performance

Transportation Management - What's Keeping You on the Sideline?

Intermodal Drop Container Pool Programs

Intermodal for LTL Consolidation Programs

The Intermodal Shipment Process & Equipment Used

Not All Intermodal Cargo Liability Coverage is Equal

How to Ship Intermodal Without Damage

Intermodal Container Dimensions

Intermodal Step-by-Step Implementation Plan for Success

Intermodal ... Asset and Non-Asset Providers Explained

Using Intermodal for Canadian Shipments

Mexico Intermodal Cross-Border Service

Why Ship Intermodal? It's More Than a Truckload Alternative!

Shipping Steel Via Intermodal

Intermodal Weight - The Most Common Issue for Shippers

Intermodal Savings Calculator

Defining Asset & Non-Asset Intermodal Providers - Advantages of Both

Intermodal Track & Trace Visibility

Differences to Know for Successful Truckload to Intermodal Conversion

Intermodal Transportation - Factors Driving its Success

Intermodal Transit Expectations

10 Things You Need to Know About Domestic Intermodal Services

Freight Management Services Bring Enterprise Value

Intermodal for Shipments into Big Box Retailers

Do You Really Know Intermodal? A Look At The Misconceptions

Benefits of an Inbound Transportation Management Services Program

The Best Time Of Year To Quote Intermodal Rates