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How to Avoid Extra Charges in Freight Shipping

For small and medium sized business, warehouses, manufacturers, distributors and importers, controlling freight shipping costs can be essential to maintaining the profitability of product lines, or even the success of the business itself. Following please find several essential steps to [...]

January 14, 2016 About Freight Shipping, LTL Shipping, Shipping Guides and How To's, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Nipigon River Bridge Accident Causes Road Closure in Ontario

Shipping Freight in Canada? Nipigon Bridge Failure May Affect Your Shipment

Manufacturers, distributors and other businesses shipping freight in Canada, this may affect your shipment. A newly constructed Nipigon River Bridge in northern Ontario heaved apart on January 10th, indefinitely closing the Trans-Canada highway (the main road connecting Eastern and Western [...]

January 13, 2016 Welcome to Freightera Blog
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How to Get Instant Freight Quotes & Save up to 85% Shipping Online with Freightera

The days of calling up brokers or several freight carriers for quotes and waiting for them to get back to you are over. Freightera lets you compare rates from hundreds of carriers with a single click and book the deal [...]

December 20, 2015 About Freight Shipping, Freightera How To, LTL Shipping
Interesting facts about truck transportation

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
Diesel pump

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 Green Freight, Technology & Innovation
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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 About Freight Shipping, Trucking Industry Statistics
Flags of US and Canada

Trucking Statistics and the Importance of the Trucking Industry in US and Canada

It’s a common sight to see commercial trucks on the roads.  In the US alone, there are an estimated 3.5 million truck drivers that, each day, make their way across the country connecting borders, shipping consumer goods. The trucking industry [...]

July 18, 2014 About Freight Shipping, Trucking Industry Statistics
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Trucking Industry Forecast for Growth Into 2014

Act Research Company (ACT), an analysis and forecasting firm, has corrected its long-term forecast for the commercial freight industry as it sees stronger consumer demands. “The cycle peak in 2013 has been adjusted downward with stronger demand now stretching through [...]

July 18, 2014 About Freight Shipping, Trucking Industry Statistics
Online shipping network

Specialized Technology Aimed to Influence the Trucking Industry

At one time, shipping literally meant just getting your inventory from Point A to Point B, however things in the trucking industry certainly have changed. While the goal remains the same – to get your goods to their destination – [...]

July 15, 2014 About Freight Shipping, Technology & Innovation