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5 Costly Shipping Mistakes (VIDEO)

December 18, 2020
5 Costly Mistakes Shippers Make when Quoting Online (and how to avoid them) It’s important to quote with the correct information to avoid extra shipping charges. In our new video,…

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How to Ship Heavy Haul & Oversize Loads

September 14, 2020
Easy Guide to Shipping Heavy Haul & Oversize Loads Shipping heavy haul and oversize loads is as complicated as freight shipping gets, with many intricacies that can cause you headaches.…

Parcel Shipping vs. Pallet Shipping: Which One Should You Choose?

September 1, 2020
Parcel Shipping vs. Pallet Shipping: Key Differences We often get questions from our clients regarding which shipping option should they choose for their business: parcel shipping or pallet shipping (LTL).…

Ship a Pallet in 15 Easy Steps: Quick Guide to Pallet Shipping for Beginners

September 30, 2019
How to Ship a Pallet Step-by-Step: Choose the Pallet Type & Size, Package & Prepare Your Pallet for Shipping You’re new to pallet shipping, and want to save time and…

Freight Class: All You Need To Know About NMFC Code

June 17, 2019
What is freight class? Freight class is assigned to all Less than Truckload (LTL) freight, shipping within USA or across the USA/Canadian border with US carriers who have NMFC-based pricing.…

Shipping by Road or Rail: Pros & Cons

May 27, 2019
[Updated May 2019] When it comes to freight transportation, there are several modes of transport: such as road (trucks), rail (trains), air (planes), and sea (ships). Road and rail transport…

Pallet Shipping 101: How to Pack, Palletize & Prepare Your Freight for Shipping

May 22, 2019
Click here for a printable version of this Pallet Shipping 101 article and here for a PDF version of the How to Pack, Palletize, & Prepare Your Freight Infographic! [Updated…

LTL vs FTL

May 14, 2019
If you are in the business of shipping goods across the USA or Canada using land transport, you are concerned about cost-effectiveness, timely delivery, and the safety of your shipment.…

Time to Learn Freight Terms [Infographic]

May 1, 2019
Learn Freight Terms & Lingo with Freightera! Updated May 2019 [caption id="attachment_2157" align="alignnone" width="630"] Time to Learn Freight Terms - Infographics by @Freightera![/caption] New to shipping freight? Confused by the…