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Freight Update for 2018: LTL and TL Shipping

Facing increasing demand, less-than-truckload (LTL) and truckload (TL) carriers are signaling that insufficient capacity could lead to higher rates for the remainder of 2018. The $36 billion LTL industry in particular is expecting a record-breaking growth year, in part due to the rise of e-commerce. Less-than-truckload (LTL) The LTL freight outlook for
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Crowdsourcing Is Changing the Final Mile

The use of crowdsourcing for small parcel delivery is one of the latest trends in the industry. And, it just may be the one way large online retailers can keep up with the service and delivery performance of their biggest competitor — Amazon. While there are several challenges to undertaking
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3 Ways to Lower Your Small Parcel Shipping Costs

  There are very few companies not concerned with rising small parcel shipping costs. If they aren’t, they should be, with the recent GRI announcements from UPS and FedEx impacting shippers’ rates an average of 4.9%. But, that’s just an average; the impact for many is far greater. When you consider
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