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Awarding the Star of Quality

Star of Quality

October & November 2018 Star of Quality Awards Each month deserving business capacity owners (BCOs), operators and agents earn Landstar’s Star of Quality Award. The award, for members of the Landstar family who go above and beyond the call

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Podcast: Qualifications of a Specialized Carrier

Landstar’s Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom explains the qualifications a shipper should look for when choosing a heavy/specialized carrier in this podcast from Inbound Logistics.

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The First Generation: A 30-Year Tradition

Landstar Agents and BCOs

As the first generation of independent Landstar entrepreneurs tells it, what hasn’t wavered is Landstar’s commitment to its independent business owners.

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The Next Generation: Millennial Agents and BCOs

Millennial Business Owners

In their 30s, this group of millennial business owners are eager for the future, to grow their businesses and the freedom to succeed with Landstar.

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Moving a Superload Takes Experience

Landstar Heavy Haul

When Landstar had to move oversized freight through five states, it developed and executed a plan for a safe delivery.

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Is a New Truck Worth the Investment?

Is a new truck worth the investment

“Instead of spending more money to repair or modify my old truck, I realized if I bought a brand-new truck with better fuel economy, I would actually save money,” says Van Dyke.

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Kevin Rutherford’s Business Advice for Owner-Operators

Kevin Rutherford

Kevin Rutherford, radio host of Trucking Business & Beyond on SiriusXM / Road Dog Trucking, explains to independent owner-operators the importance of investing in new equipment.

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The Landstar Link, Fall 2018

The Fall 2018 Landstar Link is now available.

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How Landstar’s Pricing Tools Serves Agents and Customers

Pricing Tools

After collaborating with numerous agencies, Landstar found a need for a tool that would not only help agencies develop fast, accurate quotes for their customers, but would find available capacity quickly too.

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Landstar Scholarship Fund 2019-2020

The Landstar Scholarship Fund was established to recognize and reward outstanding undergraduate academic achievement and civic involvement of children of Landstar employees, business capacity owners (BCOs) and independent sales agents.

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