News and Insight

May, 21 2019
Sunset Customer Exclusive: New LOGIK Shipping Dashboards Now Available

Sunset customers, have you heard the news?! We have a new and improved shipper dashboard suite called LOGIK, exclusively for our valued customers!  We’ve been working hard to upgrade our reporting platform to give you greater visibility into your freight and historic shipping metrics. We are excited to announce that LOGIK is now live and … Read More

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May, 18 2019
Sunset Transportation Purchases 45,000 Square Feet Building in Sunset Hills

Sunset Transportation has purchased a three-story building in Sunset Hills, Missouri, growing from 14,000 square feet in two locations to 45,000 square feet of usable space for its St. Louis headquarters.  The building is currently being completely renovated and re-designed for the growing 3PL, with expected move-in during early 2020.  ST. LOUIS – Sunset Transportation, … Read More

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May, 15 2019
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May, 03 2019
St. Louis Business Journal Releases Top 150+ Privately Held Companies; Sunset Jumps to #127 in 2019

Sunset is pleased once again to make the Top 150+ Privately Held Companies List by the St. Louis Business Journal, moving up the list to #127 from #153 in 2018. Sunset’s growth in the past year has been exponential and more exciting things are in the works for 2019! Stay tuned to our blog and … Read More

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Apr, 12 2019
*Updated* Lindsey Graves named as finalist for 2019 Distinguished Woman in Logistics award

The Women In Trucking (WIT) Association announced today the finalists for the 5th annual Distinguished Woman in Logistics award (DWLA). Sponsored by the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) and Truckstop.com, the award promotes the achievements of women employed in the North American transportation industry. Finalists for the award are Lindsey Graves, Sunset Transportation; Michelle Halkerston, Hassett … Read More

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Apr, 09 2019
#52 on the list, #1 in our hearts: Sunset Named to Top Freight Brokerage Firms by Transport Topics

Thank you to the folks at Transport Topics for recognizing Sunset Transportation on the annual Top Freight Brokerage Firms list in 2019. The future is bright!

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Apr, 04 2019
International Shippers: Mexico/U.S. Border Delays Imminent

From the desk of Mick McGrory, Vice President, Strategic Accounts: President Trump has taken a step back from the threat of closing the U.S./Mexico borders amid pressure from companies worried that a shutdown would inflict chaos on supply chains and the $1.7 billion daily trade. But the reshuffling of border agents, announced last week to … Read More

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Apr, 02 2019
Vote NOW: Help Sunset become a two-peat Top 3PL in 2019!

Cast your vote now in the Inbound Logistics Readers’ Choice Top 3PL Excellence Awards Survey and help make Sunset Transportation a Top 3PL in 2019! By following the instructions below, you’ll be taken to a survey that should take only 3-5 minutes of your time.  Your name/email won’t be sold or used by anyone other than … Read More

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Feb, 13 2019
LTL Carrier News: New England Motor Freight Update

We want to make you aware that New England Motor Freight Inc., a major player in the competitive New York regional trucking market, sought bankruptcy protection Monday and intends to wind down operations. It is the largest trucking bankruptcy since 2002, when Consolidated Freightways abruptly shut down.  NEMF has indicated a desire for an orderly … Read More

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Jan, 21 2019
Sunset in the news: Sunset participates in Scouting for Food Drive

Thanks to Transport Topics for featuring our work with the Greater St. Louis Boy Scouts in their January 21 edition!  We are happy to share this good news, and for our friends in the transportation media to care as much we do!  

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Dec, 28 2018
Freight for Thought: Sunset recently featured in Inbound Logistics

Catch Sunset team members Steve Pandolfo, Mike Morris, and Mick McGrory in the November and December issues of Inbound Logistics, sharing their thoughts on the monthly Good Questions posed by Inbound editors:     Thanks again to our friends at Inbound Logistics for the mentions!                  

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Nov, 25 2018
Sunset Transportation Transports 1.97M Items in One-Day Scouting for Food Drive

Sunset is proud of our 15-year partnership with the Greater St. Louis Area Council Boy Scouts of America and the St. Louis Food Bank, as we successfully orchestrated the 2018 Scouting for Food event.   ST.LOUIS, Missouri — On Nov. 17, 2018, hundreds of Greater St. Louis Area Boy Scouts of America (STLBSA), parents, and … Read More

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