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How to Execute a Successful Peak Shipping Season as a Retailer

As we enter the height of peak shipping season, it’s a good time to start preparing your game plan for next year. Yes, peak seasons – no matter the industry – take the entire year to effectively plan out and ensure efficiency. Whether you’re a business owner of an e-commerce or brick and mortar store […]

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6 Essential Steps to Building Consumer Trust

August 22, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

As a 3PL, FreightCenter understands the importance of building trust with an outsourced transportation solution. We must coordinate the details between customers and carriers—get it right every time—and without ever seeing or handling the shipment. Our customers trust that we will provide them with packaging advice, an affordable price, and status updates each step of the way. Take it […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Ship with Freightcenter

Let’s be honest—there are a lot of options available when it comes to freight shipping. Some people are looking to score the lowest price for their one-time shipment. Others want the best service and might even pay extra for it. At FreightCenter, you can have both—and more. When you book your shipments with FreightCenter, you […]

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LTL Freight Quote Comparison Tips

Why request your LTL freight quote from FreightCenter? As a full-service logistics provider, FreightCenter makes getting an LTL freight quote fast, simple and convenient. Our freight experts eliminate the hassle of searching for a variety of LTL freight quotes from multiple carriers. They’re trained to help you find the most efficient way to transport your […]

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LTL Shipping for Businesses

Simplify LTL Shipping with FreightCenter. FreightCenter has provided customers of all sizes with logistics services driven by superior service, innovation and technology since 1998. It’s no secret that since then we’ve become leaders in LTL shipping. In fact, 94 percent of FreightCenter’s business is in LTL shipments. As of 2015 we’ve handled nearly 400,000 LTL […]

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Online Retailers: Top 5 Benefits of Using a 3PL to Manage Logistics

If you thought 2015 was a busy year for your online business, you’re not alone. According to the Quarterly E-Commerce Report, e-commerce sales continued their steady climb making up 7.5% of retail sales by the end of 2015. Compare these figures to the end of 2003 when online sales made up only 1.8% of all […]

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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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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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