Our customers have continuously pushed Sunset’s expertise and capabilities forward. Learn how Sunset partners with wholesale and retail shippers to create efficient solutions and continuous improvement opportunities.
Featured in McLeod Software’s December issue of The Dispatch magazine, Sunset’s CEO Lindsey Graves weighed in on the guiding forces behind Sunset’s rapid growth over the past 15 years. Investing in culture, people, and technology has allowed Sunset to boost annual revenue from $17 million to $190 million. Excerpt: Sunset’s company culture has been the … Read More
*Update provided in English and Spanish. Sundays will no longer be a headache for Drivers on Bridge 3. Beginning October 25, 2020, a pilot program with a duration of 90 days was started, devised by the Central Administration of Customs Operation of Nuevo Laredo. The program includes an extension of time for importations and exportation … Read More
Sunset’s International Manager, Liberty Baugher, takes a minute to share a short case study of a complex customer move — a 4-container ocean shipment using specialized containers, crane loading/unloading, weighing 56,262 pounds. Summary The shipment discussed here was unique because it used every type of container in the industry – standard, high cube, open top, … Read More
Curious about the inner workings of Sunset’s technology and service? Through our longtime collaboration with Descartes and their MacroPoint tool, Sunset has been able to accomplish a multitude of improvements to visibility and execution for OTR modes. View the full case study HERE. Excerpt: The solution’s AI-driven capacity matching tool also automatically matches open customer … Read More
Published on September 24, 2020, Sunset weighed in on the importance of a shipper’s freight data in managing your logistics program in the latest issue of Inbound Logistics. Like all sectors of the economy, freight bill audit and payment programs continue to evolve amidst technological advances, COVID-19, and mounting pressure to perform while reining in … Read More
Sunset has been featured in a case study written by Inbound Logistics, sharing continuous improvement in our collaboration with logistics management customer, Tacony Corporation. Tacony is a Missouri-based manufacturer and wholesale distributor of a diverse range of products, including sewing machines, vacuum cleaners, and commercial floor care products. With a need for greater visibility and … Read More
Sunset’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Tracy Meetre, spoke to INC. 5000 about Sunset’s pivotal transition to an integrated CRM, Salesforce, in 2019. Crediting Salesforce as a key component in Sunset’s 160% increase in viable leads and 102% increase in new customers between June 2019 and June 2020. Read the full article here. Related … Read More
In order to manage current LTL market conditions, Sunset LTL shippers should be aware of the daily capacity and pricing challenges we’re seeing firsthand as COVID-19 measures continue. These challenges are plentiful and often cause a (supply) chain reaction; many customers have already begun to see the effects. The following is a comprehensive list of … Read More
Sunset has spent 2019 working diligently to further improve shipment visibility for customers, many who have already begun taking advantage of our new LOGIK platform (full rollout of finished product coming October 2019). In partnership with Information Builders, a nationally recognized business intelligence (BI), analytics, and data management solutions company, we have been able to … Read More
Many of our manufacturing and construction partners are feeling anxious about the impending Electronic Logging Device (ELD) regulations coming into effect this December. The information below puts the need-to-knows and widespread implications in laymen’s terms for those industries that use trucks to haul any of their goods….which is likely most of our readers. What are … Read More
Director of Corporate Risk & Support Jenn Wood provided insider 3PL commentary to the summer issue of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Commercial Litigation newsletter, giving us a glimpse of how to best work with a third party logistics company (3PL) from a legal perspective.