Introduction Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ) are utilized by companies that import large amounts of goods as well as those who wish to defer and eliminate import taxes. A Foreign Trade Zone can be an effective, cost-reducing strategy for any logistics operation. The number of FTZ’s continues to grow each year and […]
Introduction Although the holiday season may seem far away to consumers, the transportation industry has been planning far in advance for this peak time of year. Most individuals in the transportation and logistics industry are thinking about this as early as August to ensure they are prepared for this upcoming […]
We are excited to accept the award from Women in Trucking as a Top Company For Women to Work for in Transportation. This award is given to companies who employ more women – both as drivers and leaders, promote their accomplishments, and minimize obstacles they face in the transportation industry. […]
Introduction Usually, most people look forward to the start of September. The leaves start to change and apples and pumpkins are in season, however, this time of year also brings hurricane season. This may not affect everyone in the United States, but the transportation industry experiences a very large impact. […]
Introduction Consumers love to buy the freshest produce available whenever possible. However, if fresh fruits and vegetables are not eaten almost immediately, waste may ensue. The consumption and waste of produce greatly effects the freight industry. With products flying off the shelves, retailers and customers expect fresh produce to arrive […]
FWF’s Human Resource Manager, Nicholas Tazzioli, had the incredible opportunity to be featured on the Spartans Helping Spartans Podcast. This resource was developed through the Michigan State University Alumni Office to support fellow Spartans in their professional and personal enrichment efforts. This podcast was recently released and features a 13 […]
Fifth Wheel Freight’s Senior Marketing Coordinator, Ryan Hornack, had the incredible opportunity to be featured on Grand Valley State University’s Work Like a Laker Podcast. This podcast was released this week, and features a 40 minute interview discussing risk-taking in building a career. Visit the link below to listen: Work […]
Listen to our Director of Culture and Talent Acquisition, Josh Brawley, discuss his career path and the great things happening at Fifth Wheel Freight! Click here to listen!
FWF is excited to announce that we made this year’s Inc 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies for the third year in a row! View the Complete Inc 5000 list here
Fifth Wheel Freight was featured on MLive. The story focuses on the FWF company culture and how we believe the secret to success is making employees feel valued and trusted in the workplace. To view the article click here!