How LTL Freight and Expedited Services are Transforming E-Commerce Business
E-commerce business has been growing quickly in the last few years. More than 10% of sales in the U.S. come through e-commerce, a number that's expected to rise to 12% in 2020.
Retailers who operate online businesses must meet the challenge of providing reliable services to their customers. LTL freight services and expedited shipping is one such service. Here is how these services are making a difference in online retail today.
Enhances Last-Mile Delivery
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Terms to Understand When Talking to Your Trucking and Freight Transportation Provider
What you should know when you hire an express trucking company for your business.
Freight services have a long history, even predating the invention of the internal combustion engine. The Age of Exploration from the 1400s to the 1600s was motivated by a desire to find resources and transport them back to the markets demanding them.
In this age of global supply chains and global markets, freight services can be essential to almost every business, including service businesses. Trucking is an essential part of freight services. By weight, trucks move roughly over 70% o...
4 FAQs About Supply Chains
Any business that takes raw materials or components and uses them to manufacture a finished product or a service has a supply chain. While there are many different industries that utilize supply chains in their everyday operations, a few common examples include:
- A plant that uses chemicals to produce soap
- A factory that uses circuit boards, batteries, computer chips, and touchscreens to produce mobile phones
- A power plant that uses coal to produce electricity...
Tips for Choosing a Local Trucking Service
In terms of weight, semi trucks are responsible for moving roughly 71.5% of the entire nation’s freight. It’s no wonder we see them on the roads constantly, whether we’re traveling across the country or driving around our own neighborhoods. Trucking is a really big business -- and a big responsibility.
When you need to find local trucking and freight services for your supply chain logistics, there are certain questions you’ll want to ask the company’s repr...
5 Facts About Logistic Transportation
What are logistics? Simply put, logistics are the steps needed to transport goods from one place to another. However, this simple explanation does not capture the sheer complexity of the process. Here are five little known facts about logistics.
Logistics is Not Just Trucking
In 2017, over 70% of freight, or over 10 billion tons, was transported by trucks. However, logistics includes coordination with ships, trains, and airplanes to load or unload cargo. One field of logistics...
Can My Small Business Benefit From LTL Freight Services?
LTL trucking companies help a variety of industries ship their products.
With 71.5% of the nation's freight being moved by weight, it's no wonder that there are so many kinds of freight services available. Logistic transportation is different for every company due to varying needs in costs, weight, and product types. One popular type of shipping option, especially among smaller companies, is less-than-truckload shipping (LTL shipping). LTL trucking companies offer freight services for companies who don't need an entire truck to send out their goods.
How Does Overnight Shipping Work?
Delivering the best products is easy when you rely on the right freight source.
As a small business owner, you want to ensure that your quality goods and services are delivered to your customers in a timely manner. In an effort to offer the best customer service possible, you may want to think about the benefits of overnight shipping.
Overnight shipping ensures that your customer is able to receive an item within the span of a day. Of course, these parameters are determined by the size and availability of the product, along with the time of the order. While you mi...
What's the Difference Between LTL and TL Shipping Options?
As a small business owner, one of the most difficult parts of tracking and ordering freight is understanding the complex jargon associated with your asset acquisitions. If you're one of the many people confused by LTL trucking companies, here's what you should know regarding LTL freight sources and TL freights.
LTL vs TL: What's the difference?
LTL trucking companies specialize in freights that are "less th...
New England Freight Closes its door
We are hiring.
As many as 120 jobs will be lost to 5 counties in New York. The end of New England Motor Freight Inc. facility operating out of Falconer adn Tonawanda in Chautauqua County as resulted in an unexpected loss of jobs. In a time that that drivers are in such high demand makes one wonder.
- Owego, 34 affected employees
- Rochester, 47 affected employees
- Old Bethpage, 79 affected employees
- Colonie, 77 affected empl...
Daybreak Express Import and Export
“When moving goods to and from New York and New Jersey ports there is only one choice” – Daybreak Express
Daybreak Express offers a full range of import/export services. We are truly a one stop service provider for those moving international freight. Located at the port in NJ we have the resources and technology to move:
Maneuver Big Rigs in Tight Places Like a Pro
In our many searches on the web we found a video on youtube of pro Semi Truck Driver at their best. Some of these drivers have incredible skills and talent.
Many people have an issue parking their cars in large space, so imagen them parking trucks in tight spaces. Enjoy the video as we look forward to sharing more with you.