There are a vast array of surcharges in the trucking industry. Commonly referred to as “accessorial” charges, these fees are meant to compensate trucking companies for any extra work they do — or inconvenience..
5 Common Ways to Tender Freight: a Head-to-Head Comparison
Negotiating is a huge part of any logistics professional’s job. Though this takes many forms, you probably negotiate most when tendering shipments to carriers.
The Trucking Industry in January 2023: What you should know
Whew, we made it through another year in the transportation world. And that’s nothing to shrug at. To say the least: the last 12 months have been trying for many supply chains.
How to Explain the Cost of Shipping to Your Boss: A Breakdown of the Factors Driving Freight Rates
Your job, although straightforward (to keep freight flowing to and from your company’s door) isn’t always simple. Logistics professionals are also charged with overseeing their company’s transportation..
Hazmat Freight Rates: Why Location Matters
If you work for a company with regular transportation needs, you’re no stranger to the complexities accompanying every shipment.
3 Advantages of Receiving Multiple Quotes for Your Freight Shipments
You value great service. That’s why you constantly strive to build a transportation network of dependable companies. It’s nice to know your bases are covered; that when the time comes, the..