shipping in winter

RCT’s Tips for Winter Weather Shipping

January 24, 2024
January 2024 has most certainly come in like a lion or maybe a better description is a wrecking ball. Across the US, we have experienced some wacky weather to kick off 2024 from tornados, heavy and freezing rain, frigid temperatures, snow in all 50 states (yes Florida too), and today widespread... Read more


October 4, 2023
As Dr. Willy Shih from the Harvard Business School wrote in the Wall Street Journal, the supply chains that link producers of goods to consumers of goods can be intensely complex and difficult to understand. As long as supply meets demand, we don't pay much attention to the supply chains whose... Read more

Technology And AI Are Affecting the World of Logistics – In Real Time.

September 5, 2023
The Covid pandemic upset global logistics in a fascinating, provocative way. Logistics and supply chain executives have found that, beginning with the disarray of Covid, customers needed more and more data on where their shipments were, along with real-time information on deliveries so they... Read more


May 26, 2023
Brunswick, OH -RCT Logistics today announced that it joined the SmartWay ® Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the transportation industry that provides a framework to assess the environmental and energy efficiency... Read more

How The Cleveland Browns Logistics Team Met the Challenge of The Blizzard That Buried Buffalo and Met The Bills In Detroit.

March 16, 2023
When the Cleveland Browns heard early weather warnings last fall about a potential blizzard in Buffalo before their upcoming game with the Bills, their logistics team rushed into action. The NFL then canceled the Buffalo venue, moving the contest to Ford Field in downtown Detroit,... Read more

Hurricane Ian and Shipping

September 29, 2022
Hurricane Ian and shipping...What's next? September 29, 2022 We are all watching Hurricane Ian as it impacts Florida. Are you wondering how is this major natural disaster going to affect shipping? Tim and Arron provide some thoughts.  "During catastrophic storms or... Read more

Prime Day

July 11, 2022
Prime Day Fascination July 11, 2022 Let’s be honest even though this is not RCT’s niche, aren’t we all fascinated with Amazon’s logistic magic? Their business model has permanently changed the way we shop and ship.  Prime Day has become an e-commerce behemoth... Read more

How does infrastructure impact transportation?

May 1, 2022
Ohio and Kentucky are making moves to improve infrastructure and transportation bottlenecks. This can only mean good things for shipping... Read more

Being a Freight Broker is a delicate balancing act.

April 5, 2022
How do you provide the best customer service and pricing possible, while maintaining and nurturing your carrier relationships in an ever-changing economy while facing unprecedented supply-chain... Read more
freight market trends

Is the freight market about to be disrupted again?

April 4, 2022
Is the freight market about to be disrupted again? Market Trends - April 2022 One thing we can all agree on is that the freight market has had both ups and downs over the last several years. At RCT, it is our mission to be a relationship-focused third-party logistics provider... Read more