Truckstop acquires AI-powered freight matching solution FreightFriend

July 18, 2023
AI technology enables FreightFriend to help brokers and carriers receive intelligent matches, book freight digitally, promote loads and trucks, and manage and grow their networks.

Load board operator Truckstop has acquired the FreightFriend cloud-based capacity and freight management solution. FreightFriend harnesses the power of AI to manage relationships, find capacity, and match freight with greater efficiency, according to a Truckstop press release.

“At Truckstop, we continue to invest in our industry-leading freight marketplace and compliance management offerings. Our solutions reduce friction and increase trust in the market while driving greater efficiencies and higher profits for both brokers and carriers,” said Truckstop CEO Kendra Tucker. “With the acquisition of RMIS, and now the FreightFriend solution, we will further enable our customers to build and foster relationships that support the growth of their businesses.”

See also: Truckstop partners with Carrier Assure on fleet compliance

In one centralized experience, FreightFriend’s AI technology will allow brokers and carriers to manage and grow their networks, promote loads and trucks, receive intelligent matches, and digitally book freight, according to the release.

“Relationships and trust are at the heart of moving freight efficiently, safely, and profitably,” said Noam Frankel, founder and CEO of  FreightFriend. “We are thrilled to continue our mission of building trust and transparency in the freight market.  The combination of the Truckstop and FreightFriend solutions will be a powerful tool for brokers and carriers alike to match freight, service their clients effectively, and build a profitable business.”

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