Expediting Companies in Los Angeles and Surrounding Area

Discussion in 'Expediter and Hot Shot Trucking Forum' started by Runtime, Jul 3, 2019.

  1. Runtime

    Runtime Bobtail Member

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    I am an owner operator of a Sprinter van. I used the load boards and found rather quickly that vans don't have the capacity for most of the loads offered. I joined up with an expediting company in LA and they provide a decent amount of work. I would really like to find another such company but I am having difficulty. I am particularly interested in OTR or longer distance runs to Vegas, Arizona, Oregon and other states. The money is a bit better even though the fuel costs are high. Does anyone have any tips, knowledge, or a line into such companies? I've tried Load One, Forward Air, and Landstar. They are not signing on any more Sprinter vans.
     
  2. COBB2070

    COBB2070 Medium Load Member

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    Maybe look for expediting companies in the states you mentioned, Las Vegas, Reno, Portland, Phoenix, etc, and sign on with them also. If a company in say Phoenix needs a package picked up at LAX and delivered to AZ, they don't have to dead head a driver all the way here. Just one thought.
    @Chinatown might have some ideas.....
     
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