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[Video] Freight Broker Vs. Asset Carrier What Logistics Provider is Right For You?

Freight brokers and asset-based trucking companies are the two of most prominent logistics provider types in the world. Together, these businesses help companies with goods to move and customer commitments to fulfill, live up to their commitments and keep their supply chains moving. 

But what should you know when selecting between these capable transportation-provider options? And, more importantly, how will choosing one over the other impact the way your supply chain functions?

In this video, Crystal will answer these questions (and more) so that you can understand what you're getting by utilizing each of these provider types and make the best selection decision possible. 

Video Chapters:

  • 0:00 What will I learn in this video?
  • 0:54 What are the key differences between these providers?
  • 1:22 What should you consider when selecting?
  • 1:31 Coverage Areas
  • 3:02 Flexibility
  • 4:49 Adaptability
  • 5:39 Service Quality
  • 6:58 Responsibility
  • 8:35 Breadth of Available Services
  • 9:24 Pricing
  • 11:32 Wrap Up

Read the article:

Freight Broker Vs. Asset Carrier: What Logistics Provider is Right For You?

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Tags: Transportation Solutions, Freight Brokerage, Asset-Based Carrier

Crystal Lahr

Written by Crystal Lahr

Crystal is a sales director in ATS Logistics, where she develops business plans and strategies, among other things, to promote the continued success and growth of ATS Logistics. Since coming to ATS in 2012, Crystal has served in several positions, including Regional Carrier Representative and National Sales Representative, before earning her way to director.

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