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    How Many Miles is a Truck Driver Allowed to Drive in One Day?

    Posted by Andrew Beckmann on Mar 29, 2021 8:45:00 AM

    We’ve all been there before. Out of nowhere, someone needs something from you last minute. So it’s up to you to get your inventories picked up and delivered as fast as possible. But what’s a realistic..

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    The Top 5 Benefits of Using a Freight Brokerage

    Posted by Brad Modaff on Mar 24, 2021 10:00:00 AM

    You’re looking to move a shipment but are unsure of whether or not using a freight brokerage is right for you. This can be a difficult decision, but it doesn’t have to be.

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    What is Digital Freight Matching? [Definition + Common Problems]

    Posted by Troy Heyne on Mar 23, 2021 10:30:00 AM

    Finding trucks to pull your freight in the current market is continuing to prove difficult. That’s forcing you to get more creative in the way you find capacity for a reasonable price. 

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    What is LTL Freight? [Definition + Examples]

    Posted by Josh Gewecke on Mar 22, 2021 10:00:00 AM

    Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping can be a different animal than your typical full-truckload shipping options. Shipping a pallet one day can be different than shipping that same pallet on a different day...

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    How Does Lead Time Impact Freight Shipping Cost?

    Posted by Mike Lochner on Mar 16, 2021 2:59:17 PM

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    What Does a Freight Brokerage Do?

    Posted by Josh Gewecke on Mar 12, 2021 10:05:36 AM

    The reliable transportation of your precious cargo, the freight essential to your business’s survival, is important. But with so many options available for moving a shipment from A to B, finding the best..

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    How Does Trailer Type Impact Freight Shipping Costs?

    Posted by Scott Kunkel on Mar 11, 2021 1:57:11 PM

    If you ship equipment that requires specialized trailers, it can be hard to remember which trailer type makes the most sense for you from both a cost and safety standpoint. After all, the equipment you’re..

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    Accessorial Charges 101: Defining Trucking Industry Surcharges

    Posted by Mike Zarns on Mar 5, 2021 9:30:00 AM

    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..

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    Freight Broker vs. Asset Carrier: What Logistics Provider is Right for You?

    Posted by Jerry Ramirez on Feb 25, 2021 8:10:08 AM

    This always seems to be a topic of discussion in our industry with no clear-cut solution. You may be left wondering, “Should I use a freight broker or asset carrier?” Whether you ship high volumes of..

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    Why Do Trucking Rates Change? [And How to Avoid Paying More]

    Posted by Dean Pasek on Feb 15, 2021 9:12:28 AM

    As a transportation provider, one of the most common questions we get from our customers and prospects is why do trucking rates change? You’ve probably wondered the same thing yourself a time or two. In..

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