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27 Jun

Comparing Freight Shipping Quotes

Shippers often contact multiple LTL freight carriers to find the least expensive freight rate. It’s important to keep in mind that carriers price...

20 Jun

Best Practices for Managing Your LTL Freight

With a little bit of guidance, managing LTL freight can be done quite successfully. Here are some best practices to take into consideration:
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13 Jun

How To Regain Control Of Your Freight Costs – Start With Inbound Freight

Freight costs are among the most manageable business expenses, however, they can quickly get out of control if they’re not properly monitored....

06 Jun

The True Costs of 3PLs

It’s often difficult to measure all of the benefits of using a 3PL, especially in monetary terms.  Just like a freight rate and freight cost can...

30 May

The Flow of Freight Data & Shipment Information: (EDI) Electronic Data Interchange vs. (API) Application Program Interface

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) has been the industry standard for years. EDI is a form of communication between two systems where the specific...

23 May

What Happens When LTL Freight Is Noted & Refused Damaged?

When freight is refused because of noted damage, it’s important to advise the LTL carrier in a timely fashion of the location to which the damaged...

16 May

The Rise of eCommerce & Its Impact on the Shipping Industry

The rise of ecommerce is having a ripple effect within the supply chain and the shipping industry. With regards to shipping, the convenience of...

09 May

How 3PLS Save Companies Money

Generally speaking, shippers often receive more attention from carriers when they work alongside a 3PL versus going it alone. Working with a 3PL...

02 May

3 Ways To Avoid LTL Freight Classification Errors

Freight classification can be complex and it is getting more complicated all the time. Unfortunately, the freight class of an item is not fixed...

25 Apr

Part 3: What Type of 3PL Fits Your Needs?

Due to the many variations of 3PLs that fall in between the two main categories of Asset Based and Non Asset based 3PLs, shippers sometimes...