How Shipping Has Evolved Over the Years

It’s crazy to think about how much the shipping industry has changed over the years. Ordering and shipping packages can be as easy as clicking a few buttons on a website and boom – your package is on its way to the destination. Many years ago, if you wanted to...

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Preparing for Hurricane Season

Managing your supply chain can be very complex and difficult for certain businesses. Managing your supply chain in the middle of a hurricane can be extremely difficult and is an added stress that no business wants to face. Hurricanes often come with catastrophic results, and many businesses suffer disruptions and...

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How Does Density Affect LTL Shipping?

Freight pricing is becoming more focused on freight density instead of weight. This change is occurring because of the growing popularity of e-commerce and the driver shortage. Carriers that are still charging shippers based only on their products' weight are losing a ton of space and money. Here at GoShip.com,...

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An Introduction to Freight Insurance

Shipping freight can sometimes be a bit stressful, so we’ve put together a guide to make sure you can sit back and relax throughout the process. There’s a lot to keep an eye on, but with the right precautions taken before your cargo hits the road, you can plan and...

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Learn the Jargon: Freight Shipping Terms You Need to Know

In the world of freight shipping and logistics, there are a lot of freight shipping terms and acronyms that get thrown around. If you’re not a seasoned logistics professional, this may seem overwhelming and confusing. At GoShip.com, we want to make sure that you understand these terms and have a...

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5 Tips for a Fast & Efficient Freight Shipping Process

If you’re new to less-than-truckload (LTL) freight shipping, then there is a good chance that all of the terminology and shipping processes that it comes with are a little confusing. At GoShip.com, we do everything we can to make the process as easy as possible for you. We can offer...

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What Factors Determine LTL Shipping Rates?

Before you make a shipment, it is important to understand how shipping rates are determined. Knowing how shipping rates are determined can help you reduce shipping costs on your shipments and can allow you to ship more efficiently. Normally, full truckload shipping rates are based on a per-mile rate or...

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How to Safely Prepare Your LTL Freight Shipment

Some people may not be familiar with the proper way to prepare a freight shipment. It is very important to properly package and prepare your shipment to help save you future costs of damaged or lost goods and keep customers happy and satisfied. Knowing how to prepare your shipment with...

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Four Freight Saving Tips for Shippers

Have you ever tried to make a shipment and were shocked by the price of the shipping cost estimates? There are many things that go into determining your final shipping cost. Factors like fuel costs are out of your control, but other factors like weight can be controlled. We will...

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Freight Liability vs. Freight Insurance

No one ever wants to hear that their freight was damaged during the shipping process. Whenever you are shipping, you want to make sure that your shipment is prepared correctly to avoid possible damages during the shipment. When dealing with damages, it is important to know the coverage you might...

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