Monthly Archives: September 2018

Different Types of Freight Shipping Options

Freight is shipped by a variety of different modes of transport from trucks to airplanes, boats to vans, and everything in between.  In large cities shipments can even be found transported via bicycle carrier.  When it comes to shipping freight … Continue reading

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National Truck Driver Appreciation Week: Let’s celebrate those who supply our lives and strengthen the economy

 (iStock) While your Labor Day weekend may have been stocked with food, refreshments, barbeque grills, beach toys and lots of other fun items, truck drivers across America made that happen. They were busy traveling and making deliveries door-to-door and then … Continue reading

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Strategies That Reduce Freight Costs

Ship only on off-peak days – Consider using traditionally off-peak shipping days to have your product picked up by your carrier to save money per shipment. Only consider it if it is not going to cause any issues with your … Continue reading

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Trucking Industry, Drivers Disagree On How To Address Shortage

Garrett Knollman, the Safety and Compliance at Transmark Logistics, says they are in need of qualified drivers. (Tyler Lake, WTIU/WFIU News) Semi-truck drivers can’t cross state lines unless they’re at least 21. A bill backed by Rep. Trey Hollingsworth (R-Ind). … Continue reading

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