Packaging Tips: How to Package your Products for Delivery

Why does packaging matter? Whether you’re selling small, portable items like water bottles or big, heavy ones like treadmills, packaging your product properly allows you to save money and retain more customers.  Generally, the longer the package is in transit, the more mishaps it can encounter. Good packaging protects your shipment until it reaches your …

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Freight Carriers: Choosing the Right One for your Business

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CC Image Courtesy NCTRUCKINGITEMS! via Flickr Who’s vetting your carriers? Well, who are you? (Who are you? Who, who, who, who?) I really wanna know (Who are you? Who, who, who, who?) Does this sound familiar? Yes, it’s one of greatest songs from one of the greatest Rock & Roll bands of all time, The …

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Transportation Insight Acquires FreightPros to Strengthen Position in LTL Brokerage Market

PRESS RELEASE PR Newswire HICKORY, N.C., Dec. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Transportation Insight, a leader in Enterprise Logistics solutions and services, announces it has acquired Meridian Logistics LLC of Austin, TX, dba FreightPros.  FreightPros is an established freight brokerage company founded in 2009 with deep expertise in the LTL (less than truckload) brokerage market.  The acquisition continues Transportation Insight’s …

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Your Comprehensive Guide to Tanker Endorsements

In 2011, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) redefined what qualifies as a “tank truck” and what CDL holders must do to ensure they are hauling freight legally. The FMCSA clarified the language of a previous rule and added additional requirements to make certain that drivers hauling liquid on our roads have the necessary …

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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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