Owner-Operators

Hotshot Demand Continues to Grow

Hotshot Trucking

The demand for hotshot trucking in the transportation industry continues to grow and, with that demand, Landstar’s utilization of hotshots is also expanding – giving more agents the option to use hotshot owner-operators to get loads hauled. 

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How Landstar Manages The Driver Shortage

Over the last several years the driver shortage and turnover rate in the transportation industry has become a serious problem and experts say the problem will get worse before it gets better.

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Landstar Among TCA’s Top 20 Best Fleets to Drive For

For the fifth consecutive year, Landstar is among the “Top 20 Best Fleets to Drive For” according to the latest survey conducted by Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) and CarriersEdge.

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Lanstar BCOs Featured on NBC Nightly News

Landstar NBC Nightly News

On September 6, NBC Nightly News featured Landstar Business Capacity Owners (BCOs) in a segment titled, “Luxury Big Rigs: The First-Class of Truck Drivers.”

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Newest Million Mile Safe Drivers, Roadstar Awards & Truck Winner

Rich Snyder

Landstar paid tribute to the best and the safest Landstar owner-operators during the 4th annual Landstar BCO All-Star Celebration held in Orlando, Florida July 1st – 3rd.

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Capacity Concerns Challenge Industry

Capacity Concerns Challenge Industry

It’s a problem that has haunted the trucking industry for years; who will be in the driver’s seat when the oldest generation of owner-operators retire?

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