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UPS Freight: Get Better UPS LTL Rates

The UPS Freight division of UPS is one of the largest groups within the massive UPS empire. UPS? You’ve probably heard of them. They’ve become the defacto choice for small package ground shipping throughout the United States. But what most people don’t know about UPS freight is that they offer excellent LTL rates as well. […]

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Federal Express Shipping Rates | Get Better LTL Rates

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Federal Express shipping rates are some of the best in the small package or parcel shipping game. Everyone knows this. But, you ask, I’ve never heard of “Federal Express.” It sounds like something familiar but…oh wait…FEDeral EXpress. Right. Federal Express shipping AKA FedEx shipping is one of the largest movers of freight on the planet. […]

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Shipping to Distribution Centers & Warehouses

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Shipping to distribution centers and warehouses can cause your head to spin round-and-round. Luckily, you have a whole freight tracking team with knowledge about shipping to the UNFIs, Davidsons, and KEHEs of the world. Not only are these locations unique, but they also require some special services that add to transit time and cost of […]

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Residential Delivery: LTL Residential Freight Services

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  Getting freight picked up from or delivered to a residence is different when shipping LTL than when you’re shipping small package with UPS or Amazon. Part of this has to do with the size of most LTL freight shipments. LTL shipments are rarely a cardboard box that can be left on a doorstep. More […]

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How To Ship Furniture: Pros & Cons of Using LTL vs Moving Companies

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There are a lot of things to keep in mind when you are looking at how to ship furniture, and it’s important to identify the details of furniture shipping using the less-than-truckload method sooner rather than later. There are numerous professional moving companies offering white glove service that can be hired to package your furniture, […]

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FreightPros gets a Density Calculator

  Good news for all you LTL shippers out there. We finally have our own density calculator, and you can find it at our website on our customer login page. But what’s a freight density calculator, and why is it an important tool to have in getting a freight quote? What Is A Freight Density […]

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Freight Shipping: Not a Commodity (Part 2)

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In the first portion of this two-part blog post regarding my arguments on how freight shipping is not a commodity, I focused on the service side of things and the people and team dedicated to providing additional value on a company’s freight moves. ┬áIn this section portion, I wanted to address the latter half of […]

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Freight Volume Shipping Quotes in LTL

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Freight volume shipping quotes are unique in LTL shipping. They fall outside of the normal LTL parameters, but they’re not truckload shipping quotes. If you’re going to ship freight in volume, you need to know about shipping volume quotes. Now’s the time to download our Freight Paper on Volume Quotes. It’s Free. Freight volume shipping […]

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