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Bright Future for American Truckers and Freight Brokers – Infographic

Don’t you love infographics? American truckers and freight brokers have many good reasons to be optimistic about their future according to this great one by JW Surety Bonds. Trucking is an impressive $790 billion industry. 82% of all goods in the [...]

October 17, 2014 About Freight Shipping, Trucking Industry Statistics, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Truxpo 2014

We joined BCTA, the BC Trucking Association!

As a new company in the freight industry we are constantly looking for ways to spread the word about ourselves. We offer a unique and very useful instant freight booking service: the more people know about us, the more customers [...]

October 3, 2014 Welcome to Freightera Blog
Shipping team at work

Freight Brokers vs. Online Freight Shipping: 6 Advantages Of Online Shipping

Not sure what is better for you: a freight broker or an online freight shipping company? This brief overview will guide you. Freight Broker A freight broker is a company, or in some cases an individual, that acts as a [...]

September 3, 2014 About Freight Shipping

New Diesel Technology Helps Clean Air and Fuels Economic Growth

As the US and Canadian economies continue to move forward, the new generation of clean diesel technology is helping to fuel economic growth. The new diesel technology is powering the freight movement in an environmentally friendly way, according to Allen [...]

September 2, 2014 Technology & Innovation

New Fuel-Economy Standards for Trucking Industry Set For 2016

New Fuel-Economy Standards for Trucking Industry Set For 2016 The call for tougher fuel-economy standards is part of Obama’s climate change strategy that is set for implementation by March 2016. Environmental groups welcome the move, saying, “Strong heavy truck efficiency [...]

September 2, 2014 Technology & Innovation, Trucking Industry Statistics

6 Facts and Figures of the Canadian Trucking Industry

Canada’s economic strength relies heavily on an efficient, safe, secure and sustainable freight transportation system. Whether it’s moving a load from one end of the Canada to the other or cross-border trucking from Canada into the US, the system must [...]

August 29, 2014 Trucking Industry Statistics
Preparing LTL shipment

3 Tips on How LTL Shipping Can Work For You

If you have a shipment that is too large to be sent as a parcel, but too small to require an entire truck, less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping is likely your solution. Hundreds of thousands of dollars are overspent each year by [...]

August 20, 2014 LTL Shipping ABC
ltl-shipments-delivered

3 Benefits of LTL Shipping: Less-Than-Truckload

You may have heard the shortened term “LTL shipping”, but not sure what it means. Less-Than-Truckload shipping, which is what LTL stands for and means the shipment does not completely fill an entire truck, is a huge business. As a [...]

August 20, 2014 LTL Shipping ABC
Shippers preparing their freight

Freight Rates: How They Are Determined

How Freight Rates Are Determined If you’ve considered less-than-truckload shipping in the past but were unsure it was a better deal than shipping via a full truckload, there are several things you should know about LTL shipping. First of all, [...]

August 7, 2014 LTL Shipping ABC
Freight truck on the road

Welcome to ‘Go Freightera,’ Your Freight Matters BLOG

Hi there! What an exciting time to be meeting you, awesome people that move freight, need it shipped, interested in freight matters one way or another, or just stumbling on our blog in your search! You are most welcome and thank [...]

July 21, 2014 Welcome to Freightera Blog