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Do You Need Insurance for Full or Partial Truckload Freight Shipping?

Truckload Freight Should Be Covered by Cargo Insurance Shippers are learning that full or partial truckload shipping has several advantages, including:

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What Happens To Your Freight During A Natural Disaster?

2017 went down on record as one of the costliest years for natural disasters in the United States, standing at $306 billion in damages.

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What is Standard Pallet Size and Weight?

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How to Pack and Ship for Temperature Controlled Shipping

Your Guide to Shipping Temperature Controlled Items Temperature controlled freight shipping anything that needs to remain at a specific temperature. Produce, food, flowers and pharmaceutical items are often shipped via this method. This type of freight requires special handling, which begins with packaging.

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7 Reasons to Partner with a Freight Broker

January 10, 2019 | By Maren Nader | Under

A freight broker is an organization that serves as the coordinator between the person shipping an item and the shipping carrier. Shipping freight, in particular, can be confusing - there are new terminology and important questions that the average person may not know to ask. Working with a freight broker can help the shipper have a headache-free, cost-effective shipping experience.

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Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Short Answer: Yes Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state.

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How E-Commerce Businesses are Winning in an Amazon World

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How to Calculate Freight Shipping Costs

November 27, 2018 | By Maren Nader | Under ,

The cost of freight shipping varies depending on a few factors. At first it might seem overwhelming, but once you understand what goes into it it’s actually pretty simple. Let’s take a look at the factors, break down how to get a quote and help you calculate the best rate for your shipment.

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5 Things to Know Before Buying Freight Shipping Insurance

So you’ve finally found a solid freight carrier to ship your trade show booth from New York City to arrive in time for the show in Las Vegas. But what happens if your pricey set up is damaged during shipment? Have you covered all of your bases? Here’s everything you need to know before buying freight shipping insurance.

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Independent 3PL: 3 Hidden Reasons to Choose FreightCenter

October 4, 2018 | By Mikayla Avila Vila | Under ,

Every FreightCenter customer has their own reason(s) for scheduling their freight and parcel shipments through FreightCenter. Most of those reasons are related to one or more of the following:

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