Shippers & Receivers

Shipping and receiving location info; the good, the bad and the ugly. Some places have their act together, and others don't. #Trucking

JEEPers You Never Know What You’ll See Out Here – Picking Up Maine Paper for Kansas [Video]

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Today we'll be running the back roads of Maine from Interstate 95 at Auburn to North Jay. There we'll get a load of paper rolls to haul to Leavenworth, Kansas. Along the way, be sure to watch for the guy driving a World War 2 era jeep! At the shipper in North Jay, you'll get to watch, from a unique perspective, as I move the trailer tandems  before backing into the dock for loading. Once we're … [Read more...]

Picking Up Kansas Kitty Litter – Independence, MO to Spring Hill, KS [Video]

Friday, August 11, 2017 After delivering onion flakes from Firebaugh, California to Independence, Missouri, we're continuing on to Spring Hill, Kansas for our next load; kitty litter. Heading back to Kansas to pick up this load before heading back into Missouri again will make this a very long day! Roads Traveled: Interstate 435 I hope you enjoy this video; I recommend viewing it in full screen mode. Next: One … [Read more...]

Crossing Kansas and Making Delivery – Colby, KS to Independence, Missouri [Video]

Friday, August 11, 2017 Today we'll enjoy some Kansas scenery on the way to our delivery in Independence, Missouri. We'll get a great view of Fort Riley, Kansas and run into a sudden traffic jam in Topeka, Kansas. This map shows the route for this load of onion flakes, from Firebaugh, California where we picked it up, and each end-of-day stops over the next several days until we make delivery in Independence, … [Read more...]