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How to save Time, Cut Costs and Expand Your Capacity with Freightcenter’s Help

You’re an online retailer with great products and loyal clientele, and you pride yourself on customer service and quality assurance. How do you take it to the next level? For example, how do you manage customer expectations when the online retail giants can deliver almost any product in almost any time frame? And how do […]

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25 Freight Facts That Will Shock You

September 26, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

For an industry that keeps the world moving, you don’t hear often enough about the fascinating aspects of freight and logistics. Most people hear “freight” and think “snooze”—but not us! At FreightCenter, we see freight as fun and want you to think the same. Here are 25 facts that’ll have you loving freight as much […]

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How Four Women Became Successful in the Male Dominated Logistics Industry

September 21, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

In a male-dominated industry, FreightCenter has found success with women in roles of authority and power. It’s not common in the logistics and transportation industry to have a workforce of 54% men and 46% women—but at FreightCenter—it’s our normal. In honor of Business Women’s Day on September 22, we talked to 4 women in leadership […]

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How to Be Successful in Logistics During All Seasons of the Year

Seasons by the Truckload We see it all in our Truckload department: Big or small and wide or tall. We arrange containers of fresh peaches from Georgia to New York. We oversee the logistics of multi-stop flatbed loads that require road escort. We’ve helped residential developers move 32 pallets of wood flooring from a warehouse […]

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5 Things You Should Know about the Military Shipping Industry

September 14, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

With experience in arranging transport for the Department of Defense (DOD), we consider ourselves veterans in providing the level of service the military demands when planning their logistical needs. No matter the request, we’re able to stay agile and compliant to any military restrictions that may arise. Below are 5 fast facts about military shipping that […]

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How to Make the Most out of Peak Shipping Season This Year

September 12, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

It is that time of year again when shipping kicks into high gear and capacity hits all-time lows. As a start-up or medium-sized business, what alternatives do you have than to pay more when supply is low? You don’t have to always pay more than the bigger guys. Continue reading our tips below on how […]

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How to Honor Truckers in the Wake of Recent Hurricanes

September 12, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | No Comments

Freightcenter Honors Truckers for Tdaw in the Wake of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey The day south Florida braced for Hurricane Irma also marked the kick off to Truck Driver Appreciation Week (September 10-16). In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and its devastation to Houston and coastal parts of Texas, the transportation and logistics industry demonstrated […]

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How to Honor 9/11 Sixteen Years Later

September 7, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | No Comments

On September 11, 2011, a dedication ceremony was held to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the devastating attacks that took place in New York City, Pennsylvania, and The Pentagon. To be part of such a moving and sentimental experience is one that FreightCenter can still recount now, six years later. In July 2011, a 1,450 pound nine-foot […]

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How to Appreciate Truck Drivers All Year Long

September 7, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | No Comments

If you lined up the 5 million commercial trucks that are on the roadways of America at any given time, they would just about reach the moon. To say truckers and their machine counterparts make up a large part of the American community, would be an understatement. WHAT’S A WORLD WITHOUT TRUCK DRIVERS? In the […]

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10 Things to Know About Shipping After Hurricane Harvey

August 31, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | No Comments

When the rain and flooding subsides, areas affected by Hurricane Harvey will begin to rebuild. FreightCenter can help get your freight there despite all the hurdles you may encounter. Here are the top 10 things you’ll need to know about shipping to Houston and surrounding areas affected by Harvey. 1. Flooding When rain won’t stop and streets continue […]

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