Palletizing LTL Freight: Everything You Need to Know

Providing safe and secure packaging is essential for smooth freight transportation. When shipping with less-than-truckload, packing is even more important because there are multiple shipments combined in a trailer. Preparation simplifies handling, loading and unloading, and prevents cargo damage. The most common way of packing LTL freight is palletizing. It...

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5 Key Benefits of LTL Shipping for Retail Businesses

The retail industry is a fast-growing sector that is constantly changing. With an increasing role of quick delivery and customer experience, retailers struggle to find a shipping solution that will match their needs. Finding a suitable option that would comply with cost-efficiency and shipping deadlines may be difficult. There are...

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The Best Way To Ship Furniture Cross Country

Did you just purchase a new couch? Are you a furniture manufacturer or retailer distributing your goods throughout the country? Or did you just plan a big move? Regardless of the purpose, it all comes down to one question: how do I effectively ship furniture? What are my options? There...

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How to Ship Large Items Across the Country

Many items can be classified as larger than parcel and can be a pain to transport. Whether you want to ship furniture, appliances, machinery, or the large volume of goods, its likely that your shipment won’t fit into a standard parcel. It doesn't matter if you are an individual shipper...

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How to Build a Beneficial Shipping Strategy

In today’s society, people expect to get whatever they want, whenever they need it at the price they want. Shippers can benefit from creating a focused shipping strategy to reduce freight costs and increase profitability and efficiency. When it comes to small businesses, a shipping strategy is very important to...

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The Logistics Behind Santa Claus

Christmas is coming, and thousands of children all over the world are writing their letters to Santa, patiently waiting for Christmas day. Every year, children all over the world wake up Christmas morning and open their long-awaited gifts underneath the tree. This expectation must be satisfied on-time, because the delivery...

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Buying Oversized Items Online

The e -commerce sector is fiercely expanding, and the number of consumers who are purchasing online is constantly growing. According to statistics, holiday e-commerce sales in 2018 have reached $120 billion compared to $103,88 in 2017, which is 15.5 percent growth. Purchasing oversized items, like furniture or equipment online is becoming...

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7 Most Common LTL Shipping Mistakes

LTL shipping is an inexpensive way to move goods, and it can be an excellent logistics solution for companies that are looking to save money on their shipments. It is important to carefully plan out all of the components of a shipment, especially when you are trying to avoid unwanted...

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How to Efficiently Ship During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a busy time for businesses and shippers and can cause many challenges when it comes to managing a supply chain. The peak season of delivery, which represents almost 20 percent of the annual revenue of the retail industry, can be both a blessing and a curse....

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Questions to Ask Your LTL Shipping Provider

Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping is one of the best possible solutions for small businesses and shippers. LTL shipping has many benefits, and the most significant of them is cost saving. You don’t have to use a full truck for your shipment, and the capacity is shared with other shippers so that...

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