The King's Scroll

Save money by optimizing reverse logistics procedures

By Alex Robertson, Business Development at King Solutions

Many businesses breathe a sigh of relief after the rush of the holiday season. Supply chain companies and logistics professionals are not among them. The logistics industry never stops moving, and while the new year brings an end to the increases in retail and e-commerce shopping, January introduces a new challenge to shippers: returns and […]

What you need to know about the new ELD mandate requirements

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

On December 18th, 2017 the The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) began enforcing the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate requirements. These requirements were drafted and put into effect by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) and should be read and understood by all those in charge of carriers or logistics management operations. What to […]

Choosing between parcel and LTL shipping methods

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

There’s no shortage of shipping services, each with their own freight criteria, regulations and other factors. They also each come with their own pros and cons, and when shippers have freight that can be sent using two or more methods, the question becomes which method is the best the use. This is frequently the case […]

Meet the Team: Joel Rice

Joel Rice has been with our team here at King Solutions for more than 18 years. He currently works on the Truck Load side as a Transportation Manager, focusing on developing relationships with TL carriers, helping the King sales staff with TL opportunities, and working with Brokerage to secure enough TL capacity. Learn more about […]

Meet the team: David Weakly

By David Weakly, Business Development at King Solutions

David Weakly has been a part of the King Solutions family for nearly a decade. A Bloomington, MN native, David is a major player on our business development team. Here’s what David has to say about his role with King and his life outside of the company. 1. Introduce yourself to our readers. Hello my […]

How cyber shopping will affect seasonal logistics this year

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

Over the years we have seen significant shifts in the way consumers shop. We have watched closely as the the increases in ecommerce shoppers has changed supply chains and the ways in which goods are moved throughout the country. The holidays in 2017 appears to be no different, as online sales are predicted to rise […]