Freightera Blog

An Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt for Freight Shippers

April 3, 2023
Get more than fun and eggs out of this scavenger hunt designed for freight business shippers [Updated March 2024] Time is money, so we’re making sure that the time spent…

The Advantages of Using a Full-Service Pallet Shipping Provider 

March 24, 2023
Why using Freightera’s freight marketplace is better than going to carriers directly As a business owner, you understand the importance of efficient and cost-effective shipping. One way to streamline your…

Freight Clearance Under Section 321

March 17, 2023
Everything you need to know about de minimis value clearance for cross-border freight shipping If you’re dealing with cross-border shipping from Canada to the USA, you’ll want to familiarize yourself…

Motherload Transport: Vancouver Island Freight Success Story

March 10, 2023
Introducing our partner, Motherload Transport, and their General Manager, John Bennett Motherload Transportation is a small Vancouver Island freight brokerage with over 20 years of history, unique character, and many…

New Tech Our Carriers Use to Reduce LTL Freight Emissions

March 3, 2023
Proven and Attainable Ways Our Carriers Use to Reduce Emissions While Shipping Less Than Truckload Freight The world is facing unprecedented challenges when it comes to the environment, and reducing…

Full Truckload (FTL) Freight Shipping: Why Choosing Rail is a Smart Option

February 20, 2023
FTL freight shipping is a cost-effective and efficient way to transport large quantities of goods across the country. When it comes to FTL shipping, road-based services are the most popular…

How to Compare LTL Freight Carriers and Choose the Right One

February 3, 2023
Follow these simple guidelines to make sure you make the right carrier choice  LTL (Less-than-Truckload) freight shipping is a cost-effective way for businesses to transport smaller amounts of cargo that…

7 Tips for Reducing Costs While Shipping Freight in Canada

January 26, 2023
Learn how to reduce one of the biggest expenses for small and medium-sized businesses In this article, we go over some of the often-overlooked practices that can help you and…

Packaging Essentials for Pallet Freight Shipping

January 24, 2023
Follow these simple steps to make sure your cargo is safe during freight shipping If your business ships pallets regularly or occasionally, one or more of these questions has crossed…

“How Much Does it Cost to Ship 500 lbs” is Asking the Wrong Question

November 15, 2022
There are many factors in determining a freight shipping price. Here are the right questions to ask to get a good deal We’re here to help you figure out the…

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