Intermodal Shipping: A Different Way to Move Freight

Contrary to popular belief, intermodal shipping is not rail shipping. The process of getting freight quotes, moving freight, transit times, etc., is completely different from rail. Rail/tracks access is a must for shipping via rail. Obviously, not many shippers have this access. We use intermodal shipping to get around this.   Intermodal Shipping is a …

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How to have a Successful Trade Show

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A trade show is a very important milestone for a business. Like a Quinceanera to a young woman, every detail matters and everything needs to be perfect. This is why choosing a freight broker with trade show experience is necessary. Think of how foolish you will look with nothing in your booth but yourself, and …

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Shipping Fertilizer: Getting LTL Quotes for Dry, Raw, or Liquid Materials

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Shipping fertilizer is one the most common types of LTL shipping that we do here at FreightPros, and so for you fertilizer freight shippers out there, we took the time to mark up a quick blog post about the basics of fertilizer shipping. As with any LTL shipment, you’ve got to mind the basics when …

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When to Add “Notify Consignee” to Your BOL

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A question we get a lot here at FreightPros is: When should I add “Notify Consignee” to my BOL? On this third Friday of the new year, we’re going to tackle this question. And while we’re at it, we’re going to answer some more questions about “Notify Consignee” in LTL shipping, including what it is, …

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Shipping Household Goods

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Shipping household goods is one of the most common LTL shipments we do here at FreightPros. That being said, we’ve found there is still quite a bit of confusion when it comes to the shipping of household goods, and our blog is nothing if not a place to clear up LTL shipping confusion. So today …

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