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4th of July Independence Day Freightera

Happy Independence Day!

To our dear customers in the USA – Happy Independence Day! We hope you’ll celebrate it with friends, family, fireworks and barbecue, and most importantly – with smiles on your faces!   Happy 4th! [...]

July 4, 2019 Welcome to Freightera Blog
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Freight Class: All You Need To Know About NMFC Code

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. Class can be based on the particular NMFC code of [...]

June 17, 2019 About Freight Shipping, Shipping Guides and How To's, Welcome to Freightera Blog
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All-Inclusive Freight Rates Update: US FTL Freight Rates Under $1,000 USD with Guaranteed Pick-Up

All-Inclusive Full Truckload Rates Ready for Online Booking on Freightera.com We are constantly working on updating our system with new rates, lanes and carriers, so we could serve our customers better. For examples of such rates, find below some of [...]

May 28, 2019 Freight Rates
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Shipping by Road or Rail: Pros & Cons

[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 are the two modes used for the movement of goods [...]

May 27, 2019 About Freight Shipping, Freight Shipping Solution, Green Freight, Shipping Guides and How To's
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New Competitive FTL Rates by Rail – Instant, All-Inclusive, Online Now – Examples Here

US domestic full truckload and FTL by rail rates ready to be booked on Freightera.com May 2019 Rate Update Awesome news! 😊 We just got new instant all-inclusive truckload rates and FTL by rail rates up on the website. These [...]

May 22, 2019 Freight Rates
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Pallet Shipping 101: How to Pack, Palletize & Prepare Your Freight for Shipping

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 May 2019] Preparing your freight for shipping is very important [...]

May 22, 2019 About Freight Shipping, Shipping Guides and How To's
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Freightera First to Market With Freight Service From Five Major US and Canadian Railroads, Moves Forward on Go Green Roadmap

Vancouver startup launches door-to-door FTL-by-rail shipping service from five of the seven largest railroads in the U.S. and Canada, opening easy access to significantly lower long-haul prices and low-emission freight VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Freightera, North [...]

May 15, 2019 Press Releases
LTL vs FTL: Pros & Cons Freightera

LTL vs FTL

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. As there are multiple modes of moving your cargo, it’s [...]

May 14, 2019 About Freight Shipping, LTL Shipping, Shipping Guides and How To's
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Freightera CEO speaking at the GreenTech 2019 conference on June 6th

Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt will be speaking on June 6th 2019 about disruptive clean technologies in freight at GreenTech 2019, Green Marine’s 12th annual conference. The conference will be taking place at Westin Cleveland Downtown Hotel in Cleveland OH, from [...]

May 14, 2019 Green Freight, Technology & Innovation
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Time to Learn Freight Terms [Infographic]

Learn Freight Terms & Lingo with Freightera! Updated May 2019 New to shipping freight? Confused by the lingo? Start by learning freight terms commonly used in the industry such as Less than Truckload (LTL) Shipping, Full Truckload (FTL) Shipping, Reefer, [...]

May 1, 2019 About Freight Shipping, LTL Shipping, Shipping Guides and How To's, Visual Dictionary of Freight