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Introducing Our New Business Performance Dashboard

Introducing Our New Business Performance Dashboard   You asked and we delivered! We are beyond excited to announce the new Axle Business Performance Dashboard that boasts features tailored to our client’s requests.  Let’s look at some of the most exciting features of the new dashboard. First, we have the “Jobs Over Time” chart. Depending on the

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Axle Recognized as one of Fast Company’s Best Workplaces for Innovators

Axle Recognized as one of Fast Company’s Best Workplaces for Innovators We are so proud to announce that Axle was recognized as one of Fast Company’s Best Workplaces for Innovators 2022: 11 Small Company Standouts. According to Fast Company, we “foster exceptionally innovative environments” and though we may have less than 100 employees (for now!),

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Axle Voted Top Demo at Future of Supply Chain by FreightWaves

In May 2022, Axle was lucky enough to attend The Future of Supply Chain, a premiere event hosted by FreightWaves, a leader in supply chain intelligence. The Future of Supply Chain celebrates how companies are digitally transforming the management of their supply chains and gives attendees the chance to “explore the latest technology, newest applications,

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Axle Unveils New Carrier Payment Solution

Axle Unveils New Carrier Payment Solutions NEW YORK, March 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Axle, a payments automation and financing platform for freight and logistics, announced Axle Wallet, a new carrier payments solution. With Axle Wallet, freight brokerages and shippers can use their own capital to pay their carriers while still benefiting from Axle’s high-powered payments network. Axle Wallet

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Axle Welcomes Veteran Executives to Bolster Leadership Team

Axle Welcomes Veteran Executives to Bolster Leadership Team NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Axle, the all-in-one financial platform for modern freight brokers, has grown its talented executive team, adding Jamie Waldinger as Vice President of Revenue and Heather Beckstead, PHR-CA and SHRM-CP, as Head of People. This comes after a strong 2021 in which the company raised its Series

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Axle Raises $10M Series A

Axle raises $10M Series A to advance its freight financing services Axle recently announced it raised $10 million Series A financing after a stellar year of growth. The round was led by Crosslink Capital with participation from FJ Labs, Flexport, Tribeca Early Stage Partners and others, including existing investors Anthemis Group, Techstars and Plug and

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Startup Aims to Democratize Freight Broker Financing

Axle Payments secures $27.7 million in debt and equity financing Cash flow problems are a perennial challenge in the trucking industry. The reasons are varied, but topping the list is that shippers often wait one to two months after a load has been delivered before issuing payment, wreaking havoc on carriers and intermediaries that can’t

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