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When to Use Full Truckload Shipping

Knowing how to ship your products is an important aspect of business. One mode of transport may better than another depending on the situation. For example, the post office is used for small amounts of mail; package carriers are used for boxes, and less-than-load carriers are used for palletized shipments. Full truckloads are an option [...]

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What Qualifies for LTL Shipping?

When looking for reliable shipping for your products, you may have come across three letters: LTL. If you don’t already know, LTL stands for “less than load,” meaning less than a full truckload. It is a normal way of shipping items that are too large for package delivery companies like UPS or the USPS, but [...]

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Industries That Can Benefit From Third-Party Logistics

When you are looking for a professional and reliable shipping logistics company, consider your industry. What kind of products are you shipping? Do your products have any special needs or regulations? The good news is that just about every industry can use a reliable shipping partner. Whether you are shipping a small shipment once a [...]

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Qualities to Look for in a Third-Party Logistics Company

Operating your business day after day takes your full attention and focus. Keeping the operation humming along takes patience, experience, business savvy, and a lot of time. Time is your biggest asset in the business world, and there never seems to be enough of it. How you spend your time becomes vital to the success [...]

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How Disruptive Technologies Can Transform Transportation and Shipping Logistics

The world may be witnessing the unfolding of an important stage in human progress. The 4th Industrial Revolution has brought about disruptive technologies that will transform the way we live and work. This article looks at how these technologies can influence transportation and supply chain logistics. AI and Robotics AI is now a common term [...]

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Three Ways Your Company Can Reduce Trade Show Shipping Costs

There’s no doubt that companies can benefit immensely from exhibiting at trade shows. After all, trade shows offer companies the chance to showcase their new products and services and they get to do it to prospective customers up close and personal. It’s true that trade shows are beneficial, but there’s also little doubt they can [...]

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7 Tips to Help You Choose the Right Truckload Freight Carrier

The selection of a truckload logistics partner may have a lasting impact on the operations of your business. The implications go beyond the normal day-to-day activities, affecting your brand’s outreach and reputation. It is, therefore, necessary to take time and evaluate all available options. That way you are able to choose a truckload freight carrier [...]

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Why Your Business Needs To Use A Trade Show Logistics Company

If trade shows are an everyday part of the way your company does business, you know how important they are. In the hustle and bustle of today’s business climate, trade shows offer companies a chance to hobnob with others in their line of work and meet customers face-to-face, allowing them to make direct sales and [...]

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Challenges Facing Different Areas of Trade Show Freight Shipping

Several challenges are facing the trade show logistics industry. Among them are emerging technologies such as self-driving cars, which are seen as a threat to drivers working for these trade show shipping companies. The problem is compounded by rising customer demands, yet clients expect the price points to remain the same. However, most indicators show [...]

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3 Ways Shipping by Truckload Freight May be Affected by Coronavirus

Coronavirus and government restrictions intended to reduce its spread have had profound effects on society. Some businesses, particularly service businesses, have shut down while others, such as grocery retailers and medical supply companies, have surged. If your business is considered essential and you are planning truckload logistics during the height of the restrictions, you may [...]

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Diversified Transportation Services is responding to COVID-19. As a supply chain provider we know our critical role in these difficult times, and we will continue to be here for our clients as we have for 29 years.Read More >