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What is blind shipping Posted On 25th June 2019
Bling Shippment Blind shipping can get complex and frustrating for many.There is a fair bit of extra effort involved in the carrier’s part and each carrier can have very specific ways of handling shipment.Complications can be avoided by following a few simple yet essential rules. Here in this article, we explain all you need to know.With blind shipment, one can keep the shipping address, or consignee address, hidden. So, the consignee won’t know the shipping address, or the shipper won’t know ...

Pitfalls to Avoid When Using Common Carriers to Ship Your LTL Freight Posted On 26th April 2019
Attention If you ship one or many less than truckload freight, using common carriers, there are many things you need to be aware of (or do), to avoid problems. In this blog, we share with you 5 of such critical pitfalls:Cubic Capacity Rule or Density Minimum ChargesIf you are taking up more than 8 linear feet of a truck, be careful because it can make the cost go up 10 times via Common Carrier’s Tariff clauses regarding Cubic Capacity Rule or Density Minimum Charges.  For more details read our ...

How to transport lumber Posted On 12th April 2019
How to transport lumber Lumber is a very common item that needs to be transported. So, naturally, we get a lot of people asking us how is wood transported, or how to transport lumber. Because of its length, lumber can sometimes be awkward to haul. But with the right knowledge and precautions, it’s actually not that difficult.Here’s everything you need to know about how to transport lumber.How to Haul Lumber in a PickupWhen it comes to transporting lumber, perhaps the most common thing people ask us is how t ...

What Does Expedited Shipping Mean? Posted On 3rd April 2019
What is an Expedited Shipping There are a lot of different ways to send a parcel, and a common question we receive is “what is expedited shipping?” This is essential information for businesses who do a lot of shipping.We've put together some essential information to help you learn everything you need to know about expedited shipping.Expedited Shipping Meaning and DefinitionSo, just what is expedited shipping’s definition? Simply put, express delivery is when a package is delivered faster than normal. What&r ...

The Best Ways to Ship Frozen and Perishable Food Posted On 8th March 2019
The best ways to ship frozen food A number of customers often come to us wondering how to ship perishable food and frozen items.Obviously, shipping these items comes with a number of challenges. Mainly, you want to make sure the items are still fresh when they are delivered.So, just how do you do that?We’ve put together a comprehensive guide that will explain the best way to ship perishable food and how to ship something frozen, along with a number of tips to ensure you do it successfully and safely.How to ship perishable ...