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Full Truckload vs Less-Than-Truckload
Full Truckload vs Less-Than-Truckload

Full Truckload vs Less-Than-Truckload. There are two common freight services that you’ve probably heard of. They are full truckload (TL) shipping and less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping. What are the differences between the two and how do you know which one you’ll be needing to fill out a freight quote for? They may be similar on the surface, but there are more differences between the two than you may think. Learn the difference between full truckload vs less-than-truckload and how it could affect how you ship.

How to Ship Large Items
How to Ship Large Items

In the shipping world, “large items” is a broad term. In fact, there is no standard for what qualifies as a large item. Largeness is in the eyes of the shipper. But generally speaking, large items in the shipping and logistics industry mean heavy and oversized freight that may have unique shipping needs. Below, we will discuss how to ship large items in more detail.

Avoid Billing Adjustments
Avoiding Billing Adjustments: Pt 5

So far in our series, Keys to Shipping Happiness, we’ve dug deep into ways that you can improve you shipping and become a happier shipper. Paying close attention to weights and measures, freight class, and packaging have proven to be the catalyst in improving your overall shipping process. Saving money is a top priority for all shippers. Avoiding billing adjustments is the easiest way to save when shipping. Before we get into the details of easily avoidable billing adjustments, let’s discuss who is responsible for issuing them and why they do so.

LTL Shipping Checklist
LTL Shipping Checklist

Whether you’re an experienced shipping pro or just beginning to put together your business’s initial supply chain strategy doesn't matter. It can be easy to get bogged down in the complexities of the freight shipping process. There are a lot of details and moving parts involved with shipping freight. Having something that breaks it down into a step-by-step process will take the frustration away and make shipping freight much easier. We’ve broken out each step of the LTL shipper’s checklist below and provided more details to give you a better idea of what you need to do to ship successfully and effectively.

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