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Kingsgate’s weekly blog for industry updates, human interest topics and all things Kingsgate.

A Response: Supply Chain Challenges Likely to Remain Well Into 2022

August 23, 2021

This has been a difficult time in the transportation industry – one we certainly haven't seen to this magnitude before. As this Transport Topics blog points out, the holiday season is just around the corner, reports of the delta variant spreading, the driver shortage persisting, shipping prices on the rise and the additional changes...

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Kingsgate Family Reunion

August 09, 2021

It's been 596 days since our last Kingsgate Family gathering (but who's counting?). Christmas 2019 was the last time our team was able to get together and spend time...

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Our Fifth Annual Spirit Week

August 02, 2021

Kingsgate's fifth annual Spirit Week starts today! Last year, our normal Spirit Week was majorly reconfigured and just like many other things in 2020, we went virtual....

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A Response: How to Play to Your Strengths

July 26, 2021

At Kingsgate, we ask our employees to use their expertise and insight to help us evolve. We encourage the Kingsgate Family to seek and make opportunities for...

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National Logistics Day 2021

June 28, 2021

Today is National Logistics Day! A day of extra significance for all of us at Kingsgate, because we have the opportunity to increase awareness about the importance of...

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Father’s Day in Quotes

June 21, 2021

Yesterday, June 20th, was the first day of summer and Father's Day; the combination of both made for a wonderful day spent outside with family. I was blessed to have had...

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Blog Takeover: Maximize on your Vacation

June 14, 2021

Hannah, Kingsgate's Senior Marketing Specialist, here – taking over the blog this week because today's my first Monday back from vacation! As much as I wish I was still...

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Big, Weird Freight: What the Truck?!? Recap

June 07, 2021

This past Friday, June 4th, Kingsgate's Tom Curee joined "Dooner and The Dude" on FreightWaves' podcast What the Truck?!? During their time together, hosts Timothy...

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Brother’s Day

May 24, 2021

Today, May 24th, is National Brother's Day – a day meant to celebrate and honor the brothers in our lives. Luckily (or unluckily haha) for me I have the chance to...

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I-40 Closure & Its Impact

May 17, 2021

Last Wednesday, May 12, 2021, the Interstate 40 (I-40) bridge linking Arkansas and Tennessee closed for repairs after a large crack was found in one of the steel beams....

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Blog Takeover: A Meaningful Mother’s Day

May 10, 2021

Hello again, Rian Beckham checking in for another blog takeover. Being a female member of the third generation of the Beckham/Barnett family, I wanted to take this...

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