Shipping Guides and How To's


How to Ship: Large LTL Freight

May 25, 2022
Follow These Tips If You’re Looking to Ship a Large LTL (Less than Truckload) Shipment Stress-Free Large LTL shipments are specific because they are not real LTL, and they are…

How to Ship: LTL Freight

May 20, 2022
Follow These 7 (And a Half) Steps to Make Sure Your Less Than Truckload Freight Gets Delivered Smoothly If you’d like to pick up a few things about stressless less…

Shipping Hay via LTL Freight Shipping Services

March 15, 2022
Not all cargo is the same. There is the standard, frequently shipped items such as crated engines, and palletized stacks of boxes containing dry food or electronics. On the other…

Shipping Perishables 

March 10, 2022
Vegetables, Fruit, Plants, and Flowers Can't Survive in Standard Trucks for More Than a Few Hours From different truck sizes to additional services that range from simple appointments and tailgate…

Freightera Employees’ Tips for Working from Home

March 8, 2022
With recent events in the world leading to significant changes in how we view work and what is sustainable, many businesses are switching to remote work. Since it’s been established…

Call Before Delivery vs. Appointment

March 3, 2022
Call Before Delivery vs. Appointment: A Subtle Yet Relevant Difference It’s not uncommon for our clients to ask us why a driver didn’t call them ahead of delivery when they…

How Shipment Dimensions Affect Quotes

February 18, 2022
How Your Shipment’s Dimensions Are Preventing You From Getting the Best Possible Freight Quote Obviously, there are limitations to how some things can be packaged. For instance, if you’re shipping…

Freight Shipping for Small Businesses

February 10, 2022
Owning a small business is tough on its own. From government regulations, taxes and even basic day-to-day struggles, there’s no end to what small business owners have to deal with.…

Quoting for Exactly What You Need

January 13, 2022
There are plenty of reasons to spend a bit more money on a freight shipment. The main ones would be choosing a more reliable carrier, or including a few extra…

An Easy Guide to Freight Quoting and Booking

January 12, 2022
When you’re getting into pretty much anything, there is so much information out there that it can get overwhelming quickly. The first steps are always the hardest and it’s no…

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