One of the biggest frustrations for truck drivers is detention – when they are stuck waiting at warehouses for hours at a time, often unpaid. Truckers who use Uber Freight are paid for detention, which is a win for truckers who use the freight brokerage tool. However, Uber Freight now […]
Uber has plans for massive new offices in Chicago and Dallas, the company has confirmed in recent weeks. The expansion could mean the ride-hailing giant’s San Francisco headquarters is dwarfed by larger satellite offices. In Chicago, Uber Freight is looking to be the next service to piggy-back on the “Uber […]
Amazon launched a trial version of its online freight brokerage platform on Friday and undercut market prices by as much as a third, according to FreightWaves. The e-commerce giant has decided to cut out the middle man and act as a broker between shippers and truckers, giving it more control […]
Uber Freight matches truck drivers with retailers, warehouses, and other shippers – not unlike the popular ride-hailing app. Uber Freight announced two executive hires last week. One is formerly of Airbnb and one came from Box. The freight marketplace also said it will double its team next year and may […]
Uber Freight announced on Thursday that truck drivers using its app can rate the retailers and warehouses they work with. Shippers will also be able to view the ratings in the coming weeks. During the two-month pilot period, Uber Freight amassed more than 10,000 unique facility reviews from truck drivers. […]
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