October 2016 Freight Trends

Trending FSD Loads OUTBOUND Graph

This autumn, the total number of available loads nationwide has remained fairly steady. The current level is similar to the numbers we experienced at this same time last year. Of all the markets across the country where ZMac Transportation evaluates capacity, 78% of the markets experienced some growth the past two months. For the year to date, we are currently … Read More

ZMac Awarded on 2016 Inc. 5000 List

ZMac Team

We’re proud to announce ZMac has again been awarded the prestigious recognition of ranking number 3997 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America list by Inc. Magazine. With strategy, outstanding service, innovation and of course, hard work, we were able to achieve a growth rate of 73% in three years and an annual revenue of $12.8 million … Read More

Load of the Month: Pop-Up Fast Food Restaurant

ZMac Fast Food Oversized Freight

Recently, ZMac had the pleasure – and challenge – of helping a major fast food chain undertake the beginning of an innovative new project. The ZMac team was approached in April to help haul a 20,000-pound prefabricated building halfway across the country. The pop-up restaurant was the first of its kind and we were excited to have the chance to be … Read More

May 2016 Freight Trends

May 2016 ZMac Capacity Analysis - Total Available Loads Graph

After a strong start in the beginning of the year, the total number of available loads has leveled off and the month of May experienced a small decline. The accompanying chart shows the monthly average number of available loads nationwide since 2014. The trending is similar year over year; however, each year the monthly average has been lower than the … Read More

Welcome Our Newest Employees

ZMac Rob and Zack

As ZMac continues to grow, we welcome our newest employees, Rob and Zack! Rob and Zack join our Racine office in our Drayage and Operations departments, respectively. Help us welcome them! [ZMac Transportation Solutions] ZMac: Hi Rob! Hi Zack! As our newest employees, we’d like to welcome you to the team and introduce you to everyone. Let’s dive right in! … Read More

Meet Our Newest Employees – May 2016

ZMac Andy and Ruth

As ZMac continues to grow, we welcome our newest employees, Andy and Ruth! Andy and Ruth join our sales department in our Racine office. Help us welcome them both! [ZMac Transportation Solutions] ZMac: Hi Andy! Hi Ruth! As our newest employees, we’d like to welcome you to the team and introduce you to everyone. Let’s start with an easy question: … Read More

ZMac Celebrates March Birthdays

sloppy joes

Every month ZMac chooses one food holiday to commemorate the employees who have a birthday that month. In March, we celebrated National Sloppy Joe Day with homemade sloppy joes! Did you know? The sloppy joe can be traced back to Havana, Cuba in the early 1900s. Hunt’s revolutionized the sloppy joe with Hunt’s Manwich Sloppy Joe Sauce. Sloppy joes were … Read More

Meet Our Newest Employees – April 2016

ZMac Employees Kerry and Randy

As ZMac continues to grow, we welcome our newest employees, Kerry and Randy! Kerry and Randy opened up our newest office in Atlanta, Georgia in March. Help us welcome them both! [ZMac Transportation Solutions] ZMac: Hi Kerry! Hi Randy! As our newest employees, we’d like to welcome you to the team and introduce you to everyone. Let’s start with something … Read More

April 2016 Freight Trends

ZMac April Freight Trends - Trending FSD Loads INBOUND

  The spring season is starting with positive signs for flatbed load demand. The month of March ended with a 50% gain in the number of available loads from the start of the month. This continues the steady increases we have seen since the start of the year. The accompanying chart reflects the variance in number of available inbound loads … Read More

March 2016 Freight Trends

ZMac Mach 2016 Freight Trends - Trending FSD Loads Outbound

In what is hopefully a positive sign for 2016, the number of available flatbed loads has climbed steadily since the start of the year.  Available loads have risen 86% from the 12/29/15 benchmark.  The current mark is now close to the level experienced in September of last year.  While that is good news, this is still at the lowest levels … Read More