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5 Common Billing Adjustments How to Avoid Them

Supply chain operation relies heavily on transportation. Effective transportation management can lead to a well-structured supply chain and reduce operational costs. Freight transportation comes with many challenges, though. One of the biggest challenges is complying with the National Motor Freight Classifications (NMFC). Noncompliance can results in a number of billing adjustments that will cost you […]

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2016 Transportation Industry Outlook

Growing presence of 3PLs 2016 will be a big year for many 3rd party logistic companies. Up until recently, “cutting-edge” and logistics weren’t two words you would normally see together. Shipping freight is becoming more streamlined with every passing year. Consumers can expect booking freight to be much like picking a flight or booking a […]

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11 KPI’S to Measure Your Carrier Performance

When working with a 3PL, measure carrier performance in order to identify opportunities for improvement. Keep these 11 key performance indicators (KPIs) in mind to ensure this year’s logistics operations are successful. 1. Routing Guide Compliance: Routing guide compliance increases productivity by eliminating time-consuming or financially costly mistakes in the supply chain. Make sure your […]

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Freightcenter Supports Bond Provision in Transportation Legislation

July 26, 2012 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

FreightCenter strongly supports an industry regulation addressed in the 27-month transportation bill recently approved by Congress and signed by President Obama. The provision, which takes effect in July 2013, mandates freight brokers and forwarders to carry a minimum $75,000 surety bond. In an effort to preemptively support this provision, FreightCenter increased its surety bond requirement in […]

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Matthew J. Brosious Works Relationships for Freight Shipping

Matthew Brosious  still won’t ship a grandfather’s clock. “The vibrations destroy it,” he said. But the 36-year-old former Army Ranger said he can find a way to move almost any other item — from floor tiles to car engines — within the United States and Canada. And he vows to do it cheaper than anyone […]

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Freightcenter Offers Shipping Services for Online Retailers

November 23, 2010 – FreightCenter, a nationwide provider of online freight and logistics services, is reminding individuals of specific online tools available to help directly display instant freight shipping prices for those heavy, large items or gift ideas as we move closer to the holidays. While options and tools abound for shipping for smaller items, there […]

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