Knichel News https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news Get the latest transportation industry news, projections, and Knichel Logistics service information here. en Fri, 17 Jun 2022 15:02:58 GMT 2022-06-17T15:02:58Z en Kristy Knichel is the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 East Central Award Winner! https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/kristy-knichel-is-the-entrepreneur-of-the-year-2022-east-central-winner <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/kristy-knichel-is-the-entrepreneur-of-the-year-2022-east-central-winner" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/EOY-2022_Regional-Winner-Logo.jpg" alt="Kristy Knichel is the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 East Central Award Winner!" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/kristy-knichel-is-the-entrepreneur-of-the-year-2022-east-central-winner" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/EOY-2022_Regional-Winner-Logo.jpg" alt="Kristy Knichel is the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 East Central Award Winner!" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fkristy-knichel-is-the-entrepreneur-of-the-year-2022-east-central-winner&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Awards Kristy Knichel Fri, 17 Jun 2022 15:02:58 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/kristy-knichel-is-the-entrepreneur-of-the-year-2022-east-central-winner 2022-06-17T15:02:58Z Standing Out: A Daily Sales & Marketing Podcast with guest Kristy Knichel https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/standing-out-a-daily-sales-marketing-podcast-with-guest-kristy-knichel <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/standing-out-a-daily-sales-marketing-podcast-with-guest-kristy-knichel" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Standing Out: A Daily Sales &amp; Marketing Podcast with guest Kristy Knichel" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Kristy Knichel sat down with Trey Griggs of <a href="http://www.betaconsultinggroup.com">BETA Consulting Group</a> on "<em>Standing Out: A Daily Sales &amp; Marketing Podcast</em>" and gave some excellent tips about running a successful business, such as "<span>Transparency in a team is what helps create an open environment for new ideas and suggestions." </span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/standing-out-a-daily-sales-marketing-podcast-with-guest-kristy-knichel" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Standing Out: A Daily Sales &amp; Marketing Podcast with guest Kristy Knichel" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Kristy Knichel sat down with Trey Griggs of <a href="http://www.betaconsultinggroup.com">BETA Consulting Group</a> on "<em>Standing Out: A Daily Sales &amp; Marketing Podcast</em>" and gave some excellent tips about running a successful business, such as "<span>Transparency in a team is what helps create an open environment for new ideas and suggestions." </span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fstanding-out-a-daily-sales-marketing-podcast-with-guest-kristy-knichel&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Kristy Knichel Thu, 05 May 2022 13:39:33 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/standing-out-a-daily-sales-marketing-podcast-with-guest-kristy-knichel 2022-05-05T13:39:33Z Synergy Freight Solutions is now Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/synergy-freight-solutions-is-now-knichel-logistics-detroit-branch <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/synergy-freight-solutions-is-now-knichel-logistics-detroit-branch" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Synergy Freight Solutions is now Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="text-align: justify;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">As of April 25th, 2022, Synergy Freight Solutions merged with Knichel Logistics Inc. to become Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch. The owner and CEO of Synergy Freight Solutions, Natasha Erickson, will not only be staying on to continue to lead Knichel Logistics - Detroit Branch, but will also be joining the Knichel Logistics leadership team as Executive Vice President of Business Development. All current Synergy employees will be staying on and will be Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch employees.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/synergy-freight-solutions-is-now-knichel-logistics-detroit-branch" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Synergy Freight Solutions is now Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p style="text-align: justify;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">As of April 25th, 2022, Synergy Freight Solutions merged with Knichel Logistics Inc. to become Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch. The owner and CEO of Synergy Freight Solutions, Natasha Erickson, will not only be staying on to continue to lead Knichel Logistics - Detroit Branch, but will also be joining the Knichel Logistics leadership team as Executive Vice President of Business Development. All current Synergy employees will be staying on and will be Knichel Logistics – Detroit Branch employees.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fsynergy-freight-solutions-is-now-knichel-logistics-detroit-branch&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Freight News Wed, 27 Apr 2022 13:10:05 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/synergy-freight-solutions-is-now-knichel-logistics-detroit-branch 2022-04-27T13:10:05Z Surplus Capacity in Harrisburg! https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/surplus-capacity-in-harrisburg <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/surplus-capacity-in-harrisburg" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Surplus Capacity in Harrisburg!" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>If you have freight moving out of Harrisburg, you are in luck!</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/surplus-capacity-in-harrisburg" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Surplus Capacity in Harrisburg!" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>If you have freight moving out of Harrisburg, you are in luck!</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fsurplus-capacity-in-harrisburg&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Intermodal Capacity Fri, 22 Apr 2022 19:14:50 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/surplus-capacity-in-harrisburg 2022-04-22T19:14:50Z Let's Talk Tanker Endorsements https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/lets-talk-tanker-endorsements <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/lets-talk-tanker-endorsements" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Let's Talk Tanker Endorsements" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>We've been seeing an increase in questions from our shippers regarding tanker endorsements. Specifically what they are and when are they required. So let's dive into the basics on tanker endorsements now!</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/lets-talk-tanker-endorsements" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Let's Talk Tanker Endorsements" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>We've been seeing an increase in questions from our shippers regarding tanker endorsements. Specifically what they are and when are they required. So let's dive into the basics on tanker endorsements now!</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Flets-talk-tanker-endorsements&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Regulations Highway/OTR Certifications Tanker Endorsements Thu, 31 Mar 2022 18:12:58 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/lets-talk-tanker-endorsements 2022-03-31T18:12:58Z Why You Should Partner with Knichel Logistics as a Freight Agent https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/why-you-should-partner-with-knichel-logistics-as-a-freight-agent <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/why-you-should-partner-with-knichel-logistics-as-a-freight-agent" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Why You Should Partner with Knichel Logistics as a Freight Agent" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.knichellogistics.com/agent-opportunities/"></a></p> <p>Are you currently an independent freight agent who is looking for a place to grow your business? Or perhaps you're an experienced sales or operations person in the transportation industry and are ready to branch out on your own? If so, then <span style="font-weight: bold;">Knichel Logistics wants you</span>.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/why-you-should-partner-with-knichel-logistics-as-a-freight-agent" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Logos/Knichel-Logo-Transparent-e1479821865719.png" alt="Why You Should Partner with Knichel Logistics as a Freight Agent" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.knichellogistics.com/agent-opportunities/"></a></p> <p>Are you currently an independent freight agent who is looking for a place to grow your business? Or perhaps you're an experienced sales or operations person in the transportation industry and are ready to branch out on your own? If so, then <span style="font-weight: bold;">Knichel Logistics wants you</span>.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fwhy-you-should-partner-with-knichel-logistics-as-a-freight-agent&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Freight Agents Mon, 31 Jan 2022 14:00:00 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/why-you-should-partner-with-knichel-logistics-as-a-freight-agent 2022-01-31T14:00:00Z Honoring William R. Knichel https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/honoring-william-r.-knichel <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/honoring-william-r.-knichel" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Kristy%20and%20Bill-1.jpg" alt="Honoring William R. Knichel" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of our founder, William R. Knichel.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/honoring-william-r.-knichel" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/Kristy%20and%20Bill-1.jpg" alt="Honoring William R. Knichel" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of our founder, William R. Knichel.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fhonoring-william-r.-knichel&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Thu, 27 Jan 2022 18:04:46 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/honoring-william-r.-knichel 2022-01-27T18:04:46Z Knichel Logistics 2021 Holiday Festivities https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-2021-holiday-festvities <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-2021-holiday-festvities" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/2021%20Group%20Holiday.jpg" alt="Knichel Logistics 2021 Holiday Festivities" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The Knichel Logistics crew really got into the holiday spirit this year! Check out these awesome outfits:</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-2021-holiday-festvities" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/2021%20Group%20Holiday.jpg" alt="Knichel Logistics 2021 Holiday Festivities" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The Knichel Logistics crew really got into the holiday spirit this year! Check out these awesome outfits:</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fknichel-logistics-2021-holiday-festvities&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Wed, 22 Dec 2021 14:30:00 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-2021-holiday-festvities 2021-12-22T14:30:00Z 2021 Knichel LTL Year in Review https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/2021-knichel-ltl-year-in-review <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/2021-knichel-ltl-year-in-review" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/knichel-logo-200706.png" alt="2021 Knichel LTL Year in Review" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Check out our LTL "Year in Review" for some interesting stats on what 2021 looked like on the less than truckload front at Knichel Logistics! All credit goes to LTL Manager Casey Coffey for this neat infographic:</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/2021-knichel-ltl-year-in-review" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/knichel-logo-200706.png" alt="2021 Knichel LTL Year in Review" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Check out our LTL "Year in Review" for some interesting stats on what 2021 looked like on the less than truckload front at Knichel Logistics! All credit goes to LTL Manager Casey Coffey for this neat infographic:</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2F2021-knichel-ltl-year-in-review&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Less Than Truckload Freight Agents Fri, 17 Dec 2021 15:02:33 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/2021-knichel-ltl-year-in-review 2021-12-17T15:02:33Z Knichel Logistics Customer Service Week! https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-customer-service-week <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-customer-service-week" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/knichel-logo-200706.png" alt="Knichel Logistics Customer Service Week!" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Since we unfortunately did not celebrate Customer Service Week last year because we were all working remotely, the Knichel crew made up for the missed fun in a big way in 2021! This past week we celebrated customer service with tons of fun games, prizes and food! Customer Service Week has been a Knichel Logistics tradition for a very long time and is the Knichel way of saying <em>"Thank you!"</em> to all of the people who keep Knichel Logistics running smoothly and our customers happy.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-customer-service-week" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.knichellogistics.com/hubfs/knichel-logo-200706.png" alt="Knichel Logistics Customer Service Week!" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Since we unfortunately did not celebrate Customer Service Week last year because we were all working remotely, the Knichel crew made up for the missed fun in a big way in 2021! This past week we celebrated customer service with tons of fun games, prizes and food! Customer Service Week has been a Knichel Logistics tradition for a very long time and is the Knichel way of saying <em>"Thank you!"</em> to all of the people who keep Knichel Logistics running smoothly and our customers happy.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2602605&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.knichellogistics.com%2Fnews%2Fknichel-logistics-customer-service-week&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.knichellogistics.com%252Fnews&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Fri, 15 Oct 2021 17:04:13 GMT acaloia@knichellogistics.com (Knichel Logistics) https://blog.knichellogistics.com/news/knichel-logistics-customer-service-week 2021-10-15T17:04:13Z