Category Archives: Night Time Dispatch

Why Is Everyone “Revolutionizing” The Trucking Industry?

This article is a written opinion about what is going on in the trucking industry, particularly with startups claiming that they are changing and revolutionizing processes.  All viewpoints come from firsthand experience working with a variety of different trucking companies, ranging from mom-and-pop operations to mid-sized fleets of 300+ trucks. If you have a different […]

How To Become a Dispatcher

How can I become a dispatcher? This is a question that we receive on a daily basis from curious prospects looking for a career change. In this article, we will discuss how to get into dispatching and what you need to know in terms of skills as well as tools to get the job done. […]

The Future of Dispatching: AI and Route Optimization for 24/7 Services

As of October 2023, the landscape of logistics and transportation is akin to a battlefield strewn with casualties. Startling headlines have grabbed our attention; Convoy, a billion-dollar freight brokerage based in Seattle, abruptly canceled all shipments, fueling speculations of impending bankruptcy. Just last week, two major trucking companies closed their doors, following in the footsteps […]

AI Brings Increased Accuracy to Truck Dispatch

Ninja Dispatch & Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been making waves in various industries, and trucking is no exception. With the rise of machine learning, the trucking industry has the potential to unlock a new level of efficiency and accuracy in dispatch operations. The integration of AI in truck dispatch can streamline logistics, reducing […]

3 Life Hacks to be the Best Dispatcher in 2023

Happy New Year to everyone from the team at Ninja Dispatch. We hope you brought 2023 in style and are ready to have a productive and profitable year! In this article we’re going to go over some quick life hacks that will help you become a better ninja…. Sorry, we mean dispatcher in 2023. 1. […]

5 questions to ask yourself before becoming an owner operator

Are you thinking of becoming an owner operator and buying your own truck? For those that don’t know, an owner operator is a trucking company that is owned and operated by the driver of the truck. This is a solo business where the driver is responsible for all aspects of the business.  There are many […]

How The Covid-19 Pandemic Affected Dispatching And Forced Remote Work

When the Covid-19 pandemic began in March 2020, the world as we know it changed drastically and rapidly. People were advised to stay home, social distancing was enacted and face to face communication was to be avoided at all costs.  Most if not almost all companies had to have their employees working remotely from home. […]

Truck Dispatching Service – What Are The Advantages?

Outsourced Truck Dispatch Services for After Hours

Having a good truck dispatching service in your corner can have added benefits to both small and larger trucking operations. Oftentimes, many business owners just getting into trucking find themselves overwhelmed with the sheer amount of industry lingo, legal requirements, and middlemen that they begin to make huge mistakes. These mistakes then go on to […]

Crisis At The Ports: What’s going on and how is it related to truck dispatching?

Background On The Issue Now more than ever it is crucial that the logistics of US supply chains and truck dispatching are handledprofessionally, with as few errors as possible. However with hundreds of cargo shipspiling up around the US coasts waiting to dispatch, there is an obvious problem and an evenmore obvious solution. Trucks. We […]