Keeping Your Logistics Budget Lean

As many companies come out of the summer, they’re looking at ways to cut costs and keep budgets in check. That often means reviewing absolutely everything, including the logistics budget. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to save some money without damaging your services. Take a look. Lean…

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Determining Your LTL Rate

LTL is a lifesaver for many companies. It’s the best way to get those smaller orders from place to place, but it isn’t always easy to decide exactly what you’re going to pay when it’s time to move the shipment across the country. Unfortunately, there’s not an easy answer to…

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Three Apps to Help You Better Manage Your Inventory

Inventory management – it’s one of the biggest issues for many companies, and it can lead to real logistical problems in the long run. If you could eliminate inventory issues within your company, you might have a shot at a better logistics plan, right? These apps can help.            Scandit:…

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Why Work With a Logistics Company?

Many small to midsize companies believe working with a logistics company is far too expensive to be a real option. The simple truth, though, is that not working with a logistics company can be a far more costly prospect in the long run. Wondering what the real benefits are? Take…

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Saving by Shipping as Freight of All Kinds

One good way to ship when you’re moving a number of products via Less Than Truckload shipping (LTL) is called Freight of All Kinds (FAK). What is Freight of All Kinds? It’s a way to simplify moving items that fit into a range of freight classes. How Does Freight of…

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4 Things to Know about Less Than Truckload Shipping

Less Than Truckload shipping refers to a shipment that doesn’t require a full trailer or container to ship. A great deal of our shipping is done using Less Than Truckload shipping. There are several benefits to full truckload (FTL) shipping and there are several benefits to LTL shipping (LTL). We’ll…

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5 Reasons Container Shipping is Safe and Secure

Container shipping helps protect the vast majority of smaller products that are shipped. You’ve probably seen thousands of these intermodal containers in your lifetime, mostly on the backs of trucks. These are made to easily switch from truck to rail and ship without having to reload the cargo. Shipping containers…

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