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Dennis B.'s Comment
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Is there any driver in here that's on the werner dollar tree account out of California would like some information on it

Errol V.'s Comment
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Dennis, do a search on Dollar Tree and "Dollar store". You will find that we don't recommend that job for rookies.

You will have some very tight backing situations, and you must unload each store's order yourself. Not a fun assignment.

Brett Aquila's Comment
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Yeah, I worked on the Dollar Tree account for US Xpress back in the day and it really is a brutal job. Those stores are often located in small plazas in really busy areas. The backing is often really tough, and unloading the trucks is even tougher.

I would speak with some of the drivers in those accounts before trying it yourself. Get a really good idea of what that job demands. As high as turnover is in trucking, it's much higher within those dollar store accounts.

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
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