Here are five key areas that all air shippers should be paying attention to in 2018 By Benno Forster After experiencing 9% growth in 2017—more than double 2016’s increase of 3.6%–internationa…
Forwarding growth quickens but margins pressured
The global freight forwarding market is set for faster growth through 2020.
10 Ways to Get the Best Freight Shipping Rate
Follow these 10 simple tips whenever you ship freight to make sure you get the best shipping rate available.
Dr. Nancy Berk’s Tip of The Day: Are You Your Best Team Player?
Until last weekend, I had classified myself as a great team player. But a lot of fun and a little frustration has me pondering the nuances of teamwork. Trying to think outside of the box, I convinced my husband and five other friends that a cool Saturday evening should include participating in an escape game. Escape [...]
6 Problems With Group Tours And How To Avoid Them
We’ve come up with six of the most common issues associated with group tours and how you can avoid them when it’s time for you to take a vacation.
How is a Cowboy Boots Supposed to Fit?
Paul and I get asked just about every day, "How are my cowboy boots supposed to fit?" For those that never put on a cowboy boots, this make complete sense. They often look pointy and have a high heel. Ouch and strange! To many this visual forewarns discomfort. But, for people that never put one on, and then do they are usually pleasantly surprised on how comfortable a well-made cowboy boots feel. Luckily, for us and ya'all who know boots, when fitted properly, they are super comfy. This may explain one of the reasons why cowboy boots have been an American tradition for over 200 years.So here are some deets: In a cowboy boot, ones toes needs to be about 3/4" to 1 ½ ” back from the tip of the boot. So…
Section 301 Chinese Imports List 3 to Increase to 25%
President Trump has threatened to start imposing an additional 25% tax for the third tranche of Section 301 tariffs, also known as List 3.
How to Find Your Freight Class
Knowing your freight classification number is important when requesting a freight quote. At FreightCenter, we offer tools and assistance to shippers who do n...
How to Pack Pictures & Mirrors to Move
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How the Way We Shop Affects the Trucking Industry
It’s no surprise that brick and mortar stores are becoming more obselete because of the popularity of online shopping. But how does this impact the trucking industry? There’s not really…