Have you used Uber?
With an app on your smartphone you can order and pay for a ride from point A to point B. Drivers and vehicles are insured and background checks done. Currently Uber operates in metropolitan areas like Los Angeles and New York.
In order to increase freight opportunities, a company in Henderson, NV (outskirts of Las Vegas) is attempting to do the same with the trucking industry. In an effort to ” make interstate shipping easier and more efficient than before” On The Move Systems Corporation is looking for small and independent trucking firms to partner with.
It might be worth a look! Check it out for yourself at www.onthemovesystems.com.