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Truck Market Analysis: Q2 2018

The main factors affecting the truck market in the second quarter are the Road Check, ELD Mandate, produce season and driver shortages. Additionally, rising fuel prices and the increasing load-to-truck ratio will have a heavy impact on the market in the summer months of 2018. Nationwide Road Check June 5th-7th The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s […]

Charitable Donation of Two Automobiles

MegaCorp Logistics CEO Donates Two Vehicles MegaCorp founder and CEO Ryan Legg recently donated two vehicles to charitable causes on behalf of MegaCorp Logistics. This past Christmas MegaCorp adopted a family, and during this process, Legg learned they were in need of a vehicle. To their surprise, Legg presented the much-needed vehicle to them this […]

Truck Market Analysis: Q1 2018

There are a multitude of factors contributing to the tight truck market that we will cover in this article: ELD Mandate, Consumer Confidence/Spot Market, Driver Shortage, Visa Enforcement and Weather. Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), a branch of the US Department of Transportation (DOT), has mandated the installation of […]

MegaCorp Logistics Sponsors PGA Tour Player Brian Harman

MegaCorp Logistics has partnered with PGA Tour player, Brian Harman, as one of his title sponsors. Harman won the Wells Fargo Championship in May 2017, which was held in Wilmington, NC, home of MegaCorp’s headquarters.  Along with 24 top 10 career finishes, Harman ended 2017 with an impressive 27th ranking in the Official Golf World […]

Electronic Logging Device: What is the ELD Mandate?

MegaCorp Named as a Top Company in NC

MegaCorp Logistics Named to 2017 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® MegaCorp has been named to the 2017 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® (NC100) list, which ranks the state’s largest private companies by revenue. The complete list was released in the October issue of Business North Carolina and can be viewed at GrantThornton.com/NC100. “We are honored […]

Hurricane Season’s Effect on Trucking and Logistics

Hurricane season’s effect on the trucking and logistics industry runs deeper than closed roads due to flooding or fallen trees. First and foremost, we are praying for those directly affected by the catastrophic storms and doing what we can to help. Labor day through the new year, is typically a busy season with extra truck […]

Tight Truck Market/Mid-Year Outlook

Consumer confidence, ELDs and the driver shortage are driving the tight truck market.   Increased Tonnage and Volume due to Consumer Confidence According to the Market Demand Index (graph to the left), the spot market indicator rose to 35.3 in the last weekly update, compared to one year ago when the index was at 15.9. […]

Summer Solstice & Logistics

  It’s officially summer! Today is the Summer Solstice. The analemma (figure 8 looking image) is what Meteorologists use to calculate the sun angle at noon on any given day.  Today, in the northern hemisphere, the sun is at its highest spot in the sky for the year.  This means the sun is directly over […]

MegaCorp is a Top Work Place for 2017

MegaCorp has been named as a top place to work by Enquirer Media for third year in a row. The President of MegaCorp Logistics stated that; A top work place is a reflection not only of the company’s vision but more importantly the environment created by how co-workers interact and treat each other. I thank […]