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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
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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
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Big News – Freightera is now 5 YEARS OLD!

Today, May The First 2019, is an important day for us. It may be just a regular hump day for most businesses, but May 1st has always been a significant date for Freightera simply because, on that day, our company [...]

May 1, 2019 Press Releases, Technology & Innovation
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7 Tips For Shipping Heavy Haul

What is heavy haul? [Updated May 2019] ‘Heavy Haul’ term in freight describes a shipment carrying unusually large and wide load, for example manufacturing equipment that exceeds the guidelines for legal dimensions (width, height or length) and/or weight limits in [...]

April 25, 2019 About Freight Shipping, Shipping Guides and How To's
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100 Clean50 Sustainability Leaders Address Fellow Canadians in Open Letter in The Globe and Mail on Earth Day

This EarthDay, 100 Clean50 Award Winners and Sustainability Leaders from Canada, including Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt, called on fellow Canadians in business, government and every walk of life to take significant steps towards fighting climate change and building a low [...]

April 22, 2019 Green Freight
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Happy Easter & Happy Spring!

Happy Easter & Happy Spring!! Enjoy the long weekend with family and friends! #EasterWeekend [...]

April 19, 2019 Welcome to Freightera Blog
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Eric Beckwitt Selected as a Keynote Speaker at CleanTech Innovation Showcase in Seattle on June 24th

  Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt selected as a keynote speaker for the 2019 CleanTech Innovation Showcase at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle on June 24. Please join us there! From the press release by CleanTech Alliance: “One of [...]

April 18, 2019 Green Freight, Press Releases, Technology & Innovation