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8 Costly Freight Shipping Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on Aug 10, 2016

Even experienced shippers routinely shoot themselves in the foot by making small errors, so whether you're well-versed at freight shipping or trying it for the first time, stay on top of every step by learning how to avoid these common mistakes.

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5 Ways To Expedite Freight Shipping

Posted on Aug 05, 2016

Customers always want to maintain the lowest possible freight shipping costs, but when a rush shipment rears its ugly head, they can experience sticker shock when they start to investigate quotes. There are things you can do as a shipper to reduce the expense and still get your item to its destination on time.

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5 Factors That Go Into LTL Freight Shipping Rates

Posted on Jul 20, 2016

If you’re planning an LTL shipment, you should understand how shipping rates are determined. Once you know the basis for the rates, you may be able to package your shipment in a way that reduces its shipping cost. Learn the 5 most important factors that go into LTL freight shipping rates

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What You Need To Know About LTL Refrigerated Shipments

Posted on Jul 11, 2016

If you have to ship an item(s) requiring temperature control, you’ll need to select an LTL (less-than-truckload) freight company with refrigerated trucking capabilities. These are the important things you'll need to consider when selecting a carrier for refrigerated shipments.

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5 LTL Myths Debunked

Posted on Jul 08, 2016

If you believe some of the misconceptions about LTL shipping, you may end up very frustrated or, at the least, paying more than you should to ship your items this way. Let’s take a look at some of the myths surrounding this sometimes misunderstood method of shipping.

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The Cost Of Shipping Pieces Together vs. Individually

Posted on Jun 29, 2016

When it comes to moving your living room furniture, you’re probably asking yourself—should I ship living room furniture one item at a time or all together? Take a closer look at what options are available and which one will work best for you.

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How To Ship An Office Conference Table

Posted on Jun 15, 2016

Shipping your office conference table is not an easy task for most movers—it’s big, heavy, and often surprisingly fragile. However, if you’re relocating your office, you don’t want to leave your expensive table behind. Learn how to ship a large table while protecting your office furniture investment.

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How To Ship Camping Gear

Posted on Jun 08, 2016

Camping enthusiasts love to camp away from home. When they travel long distances across the U.S. for a camping excursion, the big question is: What is the best way to get gear to the campsite?

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How To Ship A Surfboard

Posted on Jun 06, 2016

Although surfboards are light in weight, they are rather difficult to ship, since they are extremely large and irregularly shaped. To prevent your surfboard shipping damage, follow these steps.

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The Difference Between Air Freight And Ground Freight Shipping

Posted on May 27, 2016

Do you need to ship large, heavy items across the country? You might know that freight can be shipped by air or ground, but may not know how to decide which of these options is the best for you. Read on to learn all about the basics of ground and air freight shipping.

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