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The Recipe for Packaging the Perfect Parcel

Maybe you think you know the recipe for packaging a parcel. It might’ve been passed down to your mom from your grandma, passing through each generation. Perhaps it’s even written on what’s nothing more than a tattered piece of paper at this point. You might know the recipe so well that you don’t even have […]

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FreightCenter Offers Ebay Calculator & Fedex Freight® Box Service

Did you know FreightCenter continues to offer eBay retailers the easiest method to ship heavy or large products to your customers? Thanks to a new flat-rate freight Box Service provided by FedEx Freight®, eBay sellers have more shipping options to offer customers and an option which simplifies the shipping process for heavy or large products […]

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5 Things E-commerce Shippers Should Start Doing

January 17, 2017 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

With the new year, we always make promises and intentions of all the things we’ll start doing this year. Recently, Adrian Gonzalez of TalkingLogistics took his own spin on this idea and listed 4 things to stop doing this year when it comes to supply chain and logistics resolutions. We’re bouncing off that list with 5 things […]

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Business Development Specialists: More Than Just a Freight Provider

Kevin owns an automated brewing systems manufacturing company and has been a long time customer of ours. He even credits our shipping solutions for his business’s growth. But let’s pretend Kevin is using FreightCenter’s services for the first time. Kevin calls FreightCenter to request an LTL freight quote to send one of his 290 gallon […]

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Get the Best Freight Shipping Rates for Your Ecommerce Store

June 8, 2016 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

Three quarters of all online shopping carts are abandoned. More often than not, it’s because of high shipping rates. Knowing how to properly work with a 3PL can help you cut shipping costs, resulting in less abandoned carts. Abandoned shopping carts… When the average Joe hears this phrase, he might think of the lonely shopping […]

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Ecommerce Retailers: Thinking About Integrating With Your 3PL?

June 3, 2016 | By FreightCenter Team | Under | No Comments

In Wednesday’s blog, Logistics in 2016: The Year for Online Supply Chain Optimization, we talked about the constantly changing demands and challenges supply chains face and how industry technology evolves with them. We also explained the effect big-name technology companies like Amazon and Uber have on the logistics industry. While phrases like disruptive technology and uberization […]

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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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6 Reasons to Clean Up Your Supply Chain Now

As logistics and supply chain professionals, our decisions directly impact the environment on a daily basis. While more businesses, both large and small, are doing their part to make their supply chain “green” and to eliminate questionable practices, there is still room for improvement. Taking steps to clean up supply chains are critical not only […]

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