Consumers Want Fast or Free Shipping?

As you may already know, shipping is a key factor when it comes to eCommerce or online shipping. Poor shipping performance can lead to slumps in your sales and deter would-be customers. However, many online consumers can’t decide if they … Read More

Peak Shipping Season 2019

Starting in mid-August and stretching through October, fall is known as the busiest time of the year for shippers and retailers. During this time, the peak shipping season 2019 starts. During the peak season of freight, the demand grows and … Read More

Hemp CBD LTL Shipping

Less than truckload shipping (commonly referred to simply as LTL) is a form of freight shipping. With this type of shipping, the freight doesn’t completely fill the space within the trailer of a freight carrier’s truck; it occupies less-than the … Read More

Difference Between Freight vs Transportation

Freight refers to the transport of commodities and material goods, as opposed to people. That means it usually involves the shipment of items in bulk amounts. Freight can be shipped over land, water, or air. Land shipment is the most … Read More

Loading Dock Safety Tips

Loading docks are constantly busy and are at an increased risk for accidents, injury or worse. As the equipment got better, faster and heavier so too has the danger of working on a loading dock. Approximately 25% of all reported warehouse injuries occur on … Read More

Evaluating Fleet Efficiency

Distribution centers and 3PL providers are consistently looking for ways to become more fleet efficient. Both inside the walls of their warehouses and outside as well, choosing where a warehouse will even exist to make the delivery route more efficient. long with … Read More

2017 INTERNATIONAL ROADCHECK

What is the CVSA International Roadcheck Program? CVSA’s International Roadcheck is an annual inspection program that spreads across a 72-hour period. During this period, inspectors conduct an increased amount of commercial vehicle inspections. In fact, as per the data shared … Read More

Freight Hauling Terminology

Logistics is one of the worlds largest industries and there are many freight hauling terminology that come with such a presence.  For anyone in transportation, knowing these terms can be useful in conversations and every day business. 

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