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Ocean Freight, LCL Shipments, LTL Freight, FTL Freight

4 Essentials for Freight Forwarding RFQs

Whether you’re contacting freight forwarders to seek cost estimates for an upcoming shipment or to gather preliminary data for calculating your logistics budget, the professionals on the other end of...

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Ocean Freight

Understanding Negotiated Rates, Spot Rates and GRI

One of the most important things to understand when deciding how or when to send your international shipments is the difference between negotiated rates and spot rates. A key concept to comprehend in...

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Transportation Industry Provides Relief During Natural Disasters

Impacting the well-being of people, nature and the economy, natural disasters have become a norm throughout the world. More frequently, the world is experiencing wildfires, floods and hurricanes --...

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Trump Tariffs

Trump Tariffs: What Importers Need to Know Since 2018, U.S. President Donald J. Trump has announced and enacted numerous tariffs targeted at products imported from China, with a goal of reducing the...

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Freight Class 101

In less-than-truckload (LTL) freight shipping, knowing the freight class of your shipment is a crucial element in accurately determining the cost of a shipment. Freight classes – the numerical...

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3 Tips for LTL Shipping Success

Learn a few simple ways to get your LTL shipment to its destination on time, for the lowest rate with the least amount of worry. #1: Avoid Unneeded Accessorials Many LTL shippers become upset when...

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Supply Chain Technology

Logistics Technology: Tips to Prioritize Your Needs

Exploring the world of new logistics technologies offers real excitement for people who can visualize how these cutting-edge tools may revolutionize the industry. New hardware and software systems...

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Product Update, Trucking, FTL Freight

New Feature: FTL Rate Searches

Fleet Logistics is excited to announce some great new features this week! Starting today, with your free Fleet Transportation Management System account, you have access to unlimited instant FTL (full...

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Trucking, LTL Freight

LTL Best Practices for Small and First-Time Shippers

If you’re a small company that is shipping your products for the first time, don’t feel bad if less-than-truckload shipping is your only option. You may not have enough cargo to fill a full truckload...

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