With so many options for moving smaller quantities of freight, it’s understandable why making these decisions leaves shippers feeling overwhelmed. There’s nothing wrong with a bit of hesitancy when interacting..
The Top 5 Most Expensive Freight Shipping Destination Types
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Accessorial Charges 101: Defining Trucking Industry Surcharges
If you've ever received an itemized quote from your transportation provider, you've probably come across a few surcharges you've never heard of. Like any trade, there are a lot of industry-specific terms..
How to Ensure Your Next Retail Fixture Shipping Project Is a Success
Months after COVID-19 temporarily slowed the global economy to a crawl, we’re all learning how to rebound, navigate newfound complexities and shift processes to meet ever-changing consumer needs. And while..
How the Truck Driver Shortage Is Impacting Shipping Capacity
Without truck drivers, your supply chain — and everyone else’s — would come to a screeching halt. Not only are they a critical component in moving shipments from one point to the next, but their expertise and..
What's Affecting Shipping Capacity and Rates This Unusual Retail Peak Season?
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the transportation industry in various ways over the past nine months, forcing shippers and carriers into some challenging scenarios. And as we enter retail peak season, it..
Why Heavy Haul Shipping Requires Additional Equipment, Expertise and Planning
Multimodal Shipping: How to Make Your Next Project a Success
In some cases, a shipping project means loading components onto a truck, driving them to their destination and unloading them into your customer’s hands. But oftentimes, multimodal project logistics are much..
Heavy Haul and Flatbed Shipping: How to Find the Right Trailer for Your Load
The Intricacies of Route Planning in Oversized Shipping Explained
Shipping heavy items from point A to point B is always more complex than it appears. Behind every successful oversized shipping project, you’ll find dozens of shipping and transportation professionals working..