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The Pros and Cons of Working With a Large Freight Brokerage

Posted by Aaron Winter on Nov 29, 2021 10:00:00 AM

In many scenarios, bigger isn’t better. Sometimes large things like credit card payments and mouse infestations, for example, can come back to haunt you. 

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Common Issues With Shipper-Broker Contract Agreements [And How To Avoid Them]

Posted by Jason Netland on Nov 19, 2021 10:00:00 AM

You may be wondering how having a well-formulated contract between you and your brokerage can benefit your business. Perhaps you’re running into issues reaching mutually beneficial terms and are looking for..

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[Video] Busted: Debunking 8 Common Freight Brokerage Myths

Posted by Crystal Lahr on Nov 16, 2021 3:17:00 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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How Does Your Freight's Origin Impact Your Final Shipping Price?

Posted by Tony Block on Oct 18, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Sometimes, it can feel like things are only getting more expensive. Especially when every freight rate you’re given seems steeper than the next. Just like other logistics professionals, using your shipping..

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Peak Season Shipping: 5 Ways to Prepare For Your Busy Season

Posted by Mike Stangl on Oct 6, 2021 10:00:00 AM

After a hard-hitting few months, sometimes it’s nice to have an off-season. A period of time dedicated to taking a step back, evaluating past performances and planning for the future. 

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3PL Vs. Freight Brokerage: Pros, Cons and Considerations

Posted by Ty Holstrom on Oct 4, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Getting the most from your supply chain often comes down to how well your transportation providers fit your needs. 

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The Trucking Industry In October 2021: What you should know

Posted by Scott Cromer on Sep 29, 2021 10:00:21 AM

Ahhh. We made it to the first double-digit month of the year. To the second phase of fall, 92 days before the end of quarter four, to October. 

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