Customized Solutions

A Carrier For All Seasons

peak season shipping

Early on in Landstar Agent Jeff Baker’s relationship with a major retail customer, he was asked by a transportation manager to “make a problem go away” regarding a particularly troublesome transportation lane.

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Landstar Case Study: Transportation Management Solutions

Transportation Management Solutions

“I can do that as a Landstar agent. We can make it so you don’t need to hire a transportation manager,” Johnson told the customer – an industrial manufacturer of mining, ship building and energy power equipment.

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Landstar Case Study: The Information Age of Transportation

Information Age of Transportation

The ongoing technology revolution has made information more attainable, at faster speeds than ever. But being able to analyze, strategize and execute on that information is where the rubber meets the road for providers of transportation and

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Landstar Case Study: Combined Solutions

Landstar Transportation Solutions

Landstar independent agency Artisan Logistics is bringing a world of different services to a worldwide manufacturer of heavy machinery.

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Fine Tuning Leads to Saving Money

Fine Tuning Leads to Saving Money

What Landstar means to a leading technology equipment manufacturer in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley is hundreds of thousands of dollars in saved chargeback fines.

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Critical, Coordinated, Collaboration

Peak season shipping

Some years ago, a big-box retailer of home improvement and construction products began collaborating with a select group of agents and executives to improve transport of the retailer’s products during peak seasons.

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Muriel’s Journey: Unique Solutions Move Historic Aircraft

Heavy Haul

The world’s last original 1935 Lockheed Electra L-10E twin engine airplane, called “Muriel,” made her way across the United States from El Cajon, California to Atchison, Kansas this summer thanks to custom solutions provided by Landstar.

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Capacity Increases Customer Efficiencies

Capacity Increases Customer Efficiencies

The top automotive company required a new transportation solution to move all the frames for its best-selling pick-up truck from its supplier in Kentucky to assembly plants in Michigan and Missouri.

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Windmill Blade Trailer Enhances Landstar Capacity

Windmill Blade Trailer

The trailers, made by TransMaster Trailers extend 199 feet, allowing BCOs to haul the industry’s longest windmill blades. The trailers themselves weigh in at 49,000 pounds and are able to haul a 36,000 pound windmill blade.

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