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8 Ways to Save Money on Your Flatbed Freight Shipments

Posted by Tyler Turn on Mar 28, 2022 10:00:00 AM

More than $100 billion. That’s how much money shippers — across the U.S. — spent moving their open-deck freight in 2021 alone. This number — which reflects a total that has steadily risen in recent history —..

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Oversized Vs. Legal Freight Shipping Price: Similarities and Differences

Posted by Marty Brix on Feb 25, 2022 10:00:00 AM

When it comes to the transportation of your freight, predicting your pricing and budgeting properly can be difficult. 

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What Are The Common Fuel Surcharge Schedules? (+ How to Choose Yours)

Posted by Derik Gertken on Feb 23, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Your day is full of moving parts. Documents need to be filed, transportation services need to be arranged and, perhaps most importantly, you’ve got a budget to maintain. 

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The Trucking Industry in March 2022: What you should know

Posted by Jesse George on Feb 21, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Every month of the year can bring different pressures and challenges to the trucking industry — an industry that’s intricate, sensitive to change and deeply driven by supply and demand.

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Freight Shipping Price: Rate Per Mile (RPM) Vs. Daily Rates (Similarities & Differences)

Posted by Ben Spurgin on Jan 28, 2022 10:00:00 AM

The way transportation industry services are priced can leave shippers feeling lost. 

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Why Does High-Value Freight Cost More To Ship? [And How To Save]

Posted by Mike Zarns on Jan 10, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Every business cares about the freight they move, the shipments that keep their businesses running and the dollars rolling in. So yeah, it could be argued that every load is “highly valued” by the companies..

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[Video] 8 Ways To Make Freight More Appealing to Truckers

Posted by Tony Block on Dec 10, 2021 4:08:21 PM

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[Video] How Do Loading Times Impact Freight Shipping Rates?

Posted by Brandon Voigt on Nov 2, 2021 10:13:06 AM

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4 Ways To Avoid The Price Hikes of Short-Mile Weekend Shipping

Posted by Josh Rivers on Nov 1, 2021 10:16:29 AM

Look, we get it. You want to make the most of your shipping dollars in the most convenient way possible. It’s not your fault that short-mile shipments are so expensive over weekend days. 

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Why Is Short-Mile Freight Shipping So Expensive Over The Weekend?

Posted by Josh Rivers on Oct 29, 2021 10:00:00 AM

So, you’re looking to move some freight over the weekend. Not only that but your products don't need to go that far. Seems like it should be pretty simple and at the very least inexpensive, right?

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