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Evolution of Hot Shot Trucking in the Freight Industry

Although hot shot trucking is a viable option for moving goods within the freight industry, many have no knowledge of how it got started or where it is headed. In looking at the evolution of this particular moving service, you cannot help but be impressed. Well before the invention of [...]

Tips for Identifying Top-Rated Logistics Companies

Although choosing the right logistics company is not rocket science, there are definitely some important factors to consider. Whether for national or international shipping, you want to search for logistics companies that offer the necessary experience and expertise to get your items from point A to point B without damage [...]

Hot Shot and LTL Loads on the Rise

Due to increased consumer demand, hot shot and Less than Truckload have skyrocketed. For one thing, the economy has stabilized. Therefore, businesses are booming and needing more goods moved. Another reason is that hot shot trucking companies, as well as LTL transportation companies, have improved on the quality of services [...]

Is It Better to Use Freight Forwarding or to Do the Logistics Yourself?

When shipping goods internationally, whether for import or export, there are two primary options. You can do the work yourself, which involves a lot of complexities and unknowns, or you can hire a professional freight forwarder. It makes more sense to hire a freight forwarder company, which is a third-party [...]

Are You Getting the Best Deal from Your LTL Carrier?

LTL is the acronym for “less than truckload.” Therefore, LTL carriers are companies that move goods from different customers on the same truck. To qualify as an LTL shipment, goods must weigh between 151 and 20,000 pounds. This method of shipping is beneficial to the company and customers, as well. [...]

The Best LTL Trucking Company

For shipping goods from one location to another, LTL trucking companies are an excellent solution. LTL trucking is a term used to describe Less Than Truckload. With a Full Truckload carrier, known as FTL, a 48- or 53-foot trailer is completely full. In comparison, LTL carriers do not require a [...]

Flatbed Trucking – Everything You Need to Know

Flatbed transportation carriers play a critical role in today’s society. Drivers of flatbed trucks are responsible for moving items from one point to another. This includes cars, lumber, airplane wings, machinery, plumbing supplies and more. For someone interested in hiring a flatbed shipping company, it is important to verify several [...]

Preparing for Expedited Truck Service

Just as the name implies, expedited truck service equates to fast delivery of freight. If you participate in trade shows, you can expect there to be times when you need merchandise, displays, tables, and other items delivered faster than what normal transportation service offers. Good Planning / Solid Processes Among [...]

Taking a Shot at Hot Shot Trucking

Especially for smaller loads and when loads need to be delivered quickly, hot shot trucking companies are quickly becoming a viable option compared to more traditional transportation solutions. Hot shot drivers originated in the 1970s, when owners of regular pickups would sit outside of oil part manufacturing plants waiting to [...]

Introduction to the USA Transportation and Logistics Industry

The USA transportation and logistics industry is extremely competitive. For those who get involved, whether as a driver, manager, or owner, it becomes possible to better facilitate the movement of goods. Depending on the company, some offer international and domestic services while some only work within North America. In either [...]