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Maximizing Load Searches

Landstar’s new technology tool for business capacity owners (BCOs), the Landstar Maximizer® mobile app, is designed to help owner-operators find more revenue opportunities and keep their trucks loaded.

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June Star of Quality Awards

Star of Quality

When members of the Landstar family go above and beyond the call of duty, their extra efforts are recognized with Landstar’s Star of Quality Award.

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2018 Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway

Come July, one lucky Landstar Million Mile business capacity owner (BCO) will drive home from the annual BCO All-Star Celebration in a new 2019 Western Star 5700XE.

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What Is In The Landstar Van? Irreplaceable Pieces of History

Landstar Dry Van

Some priceless wartime artifacts were secured inside this Landstar dry van – irreplaceable items used by the many men and women who, as they served our country, were captured and held for years in captivity.

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What Is In The Landstar Van? A Replica of A Glacier

Landstar BCO Lloyd Tubbs

While it is impossible for someone to physically move a real glacier, when it comes to moving a replica of these natural wonders, it just takes a little Landstar know-how.

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May Star of Quality Awards

Star of Quality

When members of the Landstar family go above and beyond the call of duty, their extra efforts are recognized with Landstar’s Star of Quality Award.

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What’s In The Landstar Van? Industrial Kitchen Equipment

Landstar BCO Chris Grimshaw

When the time came to move to a new location, it took three dry vans to transport the industrial kitchen equipment that filled a large warehouse. The requirements included trailers equipped with vertical e-tracks and logistics straps for securement.

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How to Become a Heavy-Haul Transportation Provider: Part 2

Independent Landstar Agent David Rilee has an extensive background in heavy-haul sales. He left his previous company of 18 years to join the Landstar family in 2017. “I wanted to align with a well-respected company.” explains Rilee.

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Landstar’s Commitment to National Defense Transportation

Transportation may not be the first thought that comes to mind when thinking of national defense but it plays a critical role in maintaining the United States’ security.

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How to Become a Heavy-Haul Transportation Provider: Part 1

Landstar Heavy Haul

Dan Lawry (LFS) is new to heavy-haul transportation, but not to the Landstar network. An existing customer was disappointed with its heavy-haul carrier and asked Lawry if he could handle the heavy-haul freight.

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