NO-COST Freight Savings Analysis
04 Apr

3 Tools Everyone In The Freight/Shipping Industry Should Be Using

Carrier & 3PL Websites

From rate quotes to document images and everything else in between, shippers today have access to 3PL and carrier websites...

20 Dec

LTL 101: A First Timer’s Guide to LTL Shipping

If you’ve only been accustomed to using a parcel service to ship your packages and now find yourself with a shipment that weighs more than 150 lb,...

01 Nov

Process Improvement Savings You’ll Achieve With a 3PL

A 3PL can bring many advantages to the table for a shipper, the least of which is aggressive freight rates. Process improvements that can lower...

27 Sep

Changes Made to The Universal Bill of Lading

There were some wording changes made to the Universal Bill of Lading by The National Motor Freight Classification® effective August 13, 2016. One...

02 Aug

5 Ways To Lower Your Current Freight Spend

Experiencing a reduction in LTL freight costs doesn’t necessarily have to be achieved through carrier rate negotiations. Lowering freight costs...

19 Jul

What is the Difference between FTL and LTL?

Although they may sound similar, FTL (full truckload) and LTL (less than truckload) freight can be drastically different.  A few notable...

12 Jan

Rural vs. Interline Shipments

There are a couple of key differences in rural and interline shipments.  First, known interline points are different from rural points in that it...

01 Dec

Accurate Benchmarks & Freight Data Comparisons

Simply looking at the expense side of your freight budget can be misleading. Without detailed freight data, it’s very difficult to effectively...

10 Nov

Web Services: The Missing Link Throughout Your Organization

Web services facilitate communication between two different applications (systems) over an internet connection.  They can be used to create a...

20 Oct

eCommerce: How Freight Costs Can Increase Sales & Market Share

Sellers are always looking for a competitive edge wherever possible, or at least they should be, and with ecommerce really exploding over the past...