The NATCO Blog

Ideas in Transit

November 30, 2021

Driver Supply and Demand

What do strawberry Pop-Tarts and driving schools have in common? A lot. And they're linked by long-term strategy for helping the economy.
November 12, 2021

Ports of Call

We feel the domino effect: waiting for parts coming from overseas, into the ports, onto trucks, and to the warehouse.
November 5, 2021

(Truck Driver) License to Drive

All of these, and more, are providing promising and successful ways to tackle the driver shortage. We applaud their initiative.
August 27, 2021

Praising Highway Angels

With all of those situations, these truckers don't do such noble things for the recognition. They do it because it's the right thing to do.
August 11, 2021

Truck Safety, Truck Money

Here's to the repeal of a 104-year old tax. Connect that with the just-passed infrastructure bill. It's a winning combination.
August 5, 2021

Truck Driver: Shortage to Surplus

So we look for a balance of quantity & quality to increase the driver pool with younger people who can be trained, with an emphasis on safety.
July 22, 2021

Trucking Safely

The results are eyebrow raising, yes. And they again remind us of the proactive vs. reactive situation so many businesses encounter.