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Improvements in the Trucking Industry

The trucking industry has always been a work in progress. There are constantly new and better ways to keep this industry moving and to make experiences better for drivers and customers. Faster and more informed deliveries, as well as better working conditions for drivers, all play a part in this improvement. There are also technological [...]

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The 3 Main Types of Logistics And Why Your Business Needs Them

Logistics and transportation encompasses a lot of ground. Your business needs a freight company, but you want the best value for your money. In 2007, the value of freight being moved was $882 per ton and it’s expected to increase to $1,377 per ton by 2040. With that increasing number in mind, you need a [...]

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Why Trade Show Freight Shipping is Unique

There are many different types of freight and shipping in the world. Every business has its own unique list of shipping needs. This is especially true in the case of companies that attend trade shows. Trade show freight has different requirements than other forms of freight and therefore requires a shipping company that specializes in [...]

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4 Tips for Hiring a Solid Trade Show Freight Carrier

Trade shows are held at convention centers throughout the United States. There are 252 conventions centers nationwide, as of 2016, and you may need to get your materials shipped to any number of cities in the U.S. Planning for a trade show involves juggling several major tasks, so getting your booths and materials shipped may [...]

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The Importance of the U.S. Freight System

A large chunk of the United States economy relies on the creation and distribution of goods. Manufacturers need products to make, truckers need products to ship, and stores need products to sell. It's a cycle that has been around for many years and it provides a large number of jobs to people living in the [...]

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What Kind of Shipping Can Your Small Business Choose From?

Every business has different shipping needs, but a small business needs the perfect option for its size. The type of shipping you use is going to depend on a lot of different elements within your company, and figuring out which avenue to take can be challenging. That's why it's a good idea to familiarize yourself [...]

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Maximizing the Use of Truckload Freight for Higher Profits

There are nearly 12 million trucks, rail cars, and vessels that are used to move goods over the transportation network. With such a plethora of options to choose from, it can be quite time consuming trying to ensure you are getting the best rates and services for shipping your products. Is cheapest always best? How [...]

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Considerations for Truckload Logistics Companies

Even as technology advances, companies will be reliant on trucks as a primary mode of transport for all of the goods demanded by an increasingly online consumer base. While advancements are made in clean fuel and alternative energy, the basics of transportation remain the same. Consumers will always need goods delivered from one location to [...]

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5 Big Benefits of LTL Shipping for Your Trade Show

Trade shows are held in convention centers all across the United States. In October 2016, there were more than 252 convention centers across the country: California and Florida had the largest number with 20 locations each, followed by Nevada which respectively had 19. There are trade shows for all kinds of events: arts and crafts, [...]

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Advantages of Full Truckload Shipping (FTL)

FTL and Less than truckload (LTL) are the two main truckload freight options available over road shipping. PNG Logistics state that full truckloads carry 42,500 pounds or 24 pallets, while shipments that carry lesser weights than that normally use LTL shipping. Every business owner and manufacturer is looking for a way of making more profit [...]

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