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Talking Trucking with the Wall Street Journal

Monday, May 23, 2022

Recently, Doug Roberie, Executive Vice President of Asset Operations, was interviewed for a Wall Street Journal article on the impact of truck shortages in the logistics industry. It’s an important topic that everyone in the industry is talking about—what happens when truck manufacturers can’t fulfill new orders due to parts shortages? As Roberie shared with […]

Dupré wins 1st Place in Tank/Hazardous Materials Division 2022 Louisiana Truck Driving Championships Winners Announced

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Dupré Logistics is proud to announce that we have been named among LMTA’s Great West Fleet Safety Awards winners. Dupré Logistics won 1st place in the Tank/Hazardous Materials division. “We are thrilled to have our company’s hard work and dedication to safety recognized by the LMTA,” said Al Lacombe, Vice President of Safety and Risk […]

Inflation Goals for the New Year

Friday, January 28, 2022

A look into how supply chain issues translate into 2022 inflation Last year was plagued with issues such as backed-up shipping ports, worker shortages, and rising costs continuing to disrupt the supply chain and create a lot of extra shopping complications for consumers and retailers. Many are anxious about the higher prices as inflation impacts […]

Everyone’s talking about capacity, but what’s changed in your day-to-day?

Monday, January 03, 2022

How to Overcome Transportation Challenges In recent months, Supply Chain issues have been a consistent headline in the news media, bringing visibility to what the transportation industry does – and how critical it is to our everyday lives.  These trends are nothing new but the disruptions from the pandemic in 2020 have magnified those challenges […]

Don’t let Brake Safety Week Break Your Supply Chain

Monday, August 16, 2021

Don’t let Brake Safety Week Break Your Supply Chain CVSA Brake Safety Week August 22-28 We pride ourselves on the safe service that we are able to provide to our customers. Safety is first in our mission statement and our priority. This commitment is why we support the diligent efforts of the Commercial Vehicle Safety […]

Employee Spotlight: Melissa Lindsey

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Melissa Lindsey Branch Manager Location: Fayetteville, AR Service Group: Strategic Capacity Services A little over three years ago, Melissa Lindsey brought her 14 years of industry experience and amazing work ethic with her to open and manage Dupré’s ninth Strategic Capacity Services Branch located in Fayetteville, AR.  This branch is now one of the company’s […]

Employee Spotlight: Hope Curtis

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Hope Curtis Professional Driver Location: Springdale, AR Service Group: Energy Distribution Services Hope Curtis says what she likes most about working as a Dupré driver is the relationships she has with her customers and coworkers.  This is no surprise considering that everything she does and loves has to do with sharing experiences with others.  The […]

The Top Economic Indicators Influencing Logistics Success

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Economic indicators are used to predict future trends in many industries, and they directly influence how and when businesses and consumers spend money. The logistics industry is no different. Information about the economy can help predict increases or decreases in manufacturing, which influences the number of truckloads of products being moved. The health of the […]

Employee Spotlight: Gary Scott

Monday, March 22, 2021

Gary Scott Professional Driver Location: Baton Rouge, LA Service Group: Chemical Fleet With 31 years at the company, it is fair to say that driver Gary Scott has seen a lot and driven a lot of miles.  He wouldn’t divulge any of the stories from his three decades only to say “people would be surprised […]

Employee Spotlight: Mark Harshfield

Monday, January 25, 2021

Mark Harshfield Regional Sales Director Location: Elkhart, Indiana/Chicago Office Service Group: Strategic Capacity Services Just over a year ago, Mark Harshfield brought his experiences as a Marine and as a logistics sales manager to grow the Dupré Indiana/Chicago SCS branch. We have found that his forward thinking combined with Mark’s favorite thing about Dupré “the […]

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