Owner-Operators

Landstar’s First Truck Giveaway of 2019

Landstar’s first truck giveaway of 2019 is just a few weeks away. The annual Deliver to Win Truck Giveaway sponsored by Pilot/Flying J will happen Thursday, Jan. 24, during Landstar’s BCO Appreciation Days event in Jacksonville, Florida.

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The Landstar Roadstar® Honor

Landstar Roadstar

As Landstar’s highest honor for business capacity owners (BCOs), the company’s term for independent owner-operators with exclusive lease agreements, Roadstar award winners are considered the most elite professional drivers. 

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Awarding the Star of Quality

Star of Quality

The outstanding efforts by these professional men and women throughout October and November earned them a Star of Quality Award.

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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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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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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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Maximizing Fuel Efficiency

Improve Fuel Economy

In a world where the price of fuel is consistently trending upward and the average over-the-road truck gets roughly 6.5 miles per gallon (mpg), some owner-operators are going to great lengths to improve their fuel economy.

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Awarding the Star of Quality

Star of Quality

Each month deserving business capacity owners (BCOs), operators and agents earn Landstar’s Star of Quality Award.

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