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Shippers must pay attention to their freight’s weight and dimensions, especially if it gets shipped on an over-dimensional flatbed trailer. It is also essential to know the rules and regulations for each state when transporting over-dimensional flatbed shipments.
The transportation season never ends, so it’s important to know what each season entails. Read here to see what to expect for the whole year!
Freight brokers act as liaisons between your business and the carrier to ensure all your shipments arrive at their destination.
Shipping across the United States / Canadian border is easy when your business partners with an experienced logistics team.
In July 2022, we saw the supply chains inching back to normal, and the potential new normal for container shipping spot rates.
The standard shipping container was invented in 1956 and revolutionized the shipping industry. Read this blog to see how the container has evolved in the years since. 
Supply chain disruptions come in many ways, so any business should know how to overcome and prepare for them.
Logistics technology can reduce LTL costs in many ways. Read this blog to see how technology can help your business, shipping partners, and LTL shipping!
Diesel rates keep rising, and so are freight rates. Read this blog to see how the transportation industry is handling this.
Supply chain benchmarking is necessary to measure performance and improve productivity but can seem like a daunting task. Learn how to start with this guide.
Are you ready to ship freight but worry about added fees? Learn how to avoid demurrage charges for smooth shipping. 
A flatbed truck is an open trailer with no sides or roof, often used for over-dimensional freight shipments. Read more about flatbed shipping in this blog.
Are you looking to improve your freight for carriers? This blog dives into how you can do that and what carriers look for in shippers.
Air freight is the shipment of goods via an air carrier. It is the ideal solution to move your freight via charter or commercial air carrier quickly.

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