White glove service extends services beyond those of the LTL carrier. FreightCenter offers a range of white glove services to fit your need.
White glove shipping service provides the highest level of service and support for your delicate cargo. That means drivers go above and beyond the standard curbside pickup and delivery freight service provided by carriers. White glove delivery covers extended services outside of these responsibilities, which the LTL carrier does not offer.
Simply, white glove service means that drivers use added care with handling and moving cargo. In freight shipping, this means taking additional safety measures to deliver your shipment, and you don’t lift a finger.
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I have used Freight Center for 3 different pickups and so far everything has worked beautifully. I would highly recommend their services and the pricing is very competitive. Thank you Freight Center for the good job.
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Why Choose FreightCenter For Specialized Shipping Services?
We are a highly acclaimed logistics company and proudly veteran-owned, offering unparalleled white glove delivery services. With a remarkable track record, competitive pricing, and exceptional service, we stand out as leaders in the industry. Throughout our extensive journey, we have established a dedicated and esteemed network of industry partners, ensuring timely deliveries for our customers.
At the core of our mission lies the commitment to surpass customer expectations in every aspect. From start to finish, we provide comprehensive white glove shipping services, meticulously handling each process step. Our distinguishing feature is excellent customer service, which serves as the cornerstone for fostering trust-based relationships. When customers choose FreightCenter to handle their freight shipments, they place unwavering trust in our capabilities to fulfill the job with utmost professionalism.
When to Choose White Glove Service
White glove services are an excellent choice for shippers with specific requirements who want to ensure the utmost care and attention for their shipments, particularly regarding shipping and insuring valuable or sentimental items. At FreightCenter, we understand the significance of these items and offer comprehensive white glove delivery services to meet your needs.
When you opt for our white glove service, you can expect a superior level of care throughout the entire shipping process. Our dedicated team takes care of every detail, starting from the careful packaging of your items. We understand the importance of proper packaging to prevent any damage during transit, and our experts utilize industry-leading techniques and materials to secure your cargo effectively.
Moving your items can be a cumbersome task, especially when they are large or heavy. With our white glove service, you can leave the moving process entirely in our hands. Our experienced professionals are well-trained finding providers for handling various shipments, including furniture and delicate items. We take the utmost care when loading and unloading your cargo, ensuring it is done safely and without harm.
One of the critical advantages of FreightCenter’s white glove service is the comprehensive nature of our offerings. Our expert account managers ensure that the providers carefully unpack your items, placing them in their designated locations as instructed, ensuring a seamless transition for you. Once your shipment arrives, our team will unload the items for you. We understand that unpacking can be time-consuming and physically demanding, so we take the responsibility off your shoulders.
We understand that packaging materials, blankets, or other debris may need to be cleared after unpacking. Our team handles this for you, leaving your home or business clean and clutter-free. Additionally, our white glove service includes debris removal. You can rest assured that all packaging materials and garbage will be appropriately disposed of, saving you the hassle and ensuring a hassle-free experience.
By choosing our white glove service, you can trust that every aspect of your shipment, from packaging to unpacking and debris removal, will be meticulously handled. We recognize the value and importance of your items, and our commitment to exceptional service guarantees that they will be treated with the utmost care and respect throughout the process.
White Glove Shipping and Pickup
White glove shipping provides the highest level of service and support. Standard freight shipping includes curbside pickup and delivery. White glove delivery services include packaging(1) and loading the item for you, and your goods will be picked up at the origination point and delivered to your destination. Consider white glove shipping when shipping delicate items or when you simply don’t want to be bothered.
When your cargo reaches its destination, it will be unloaded carefully and taken to the exact location where you want it. These services are beneficial when items are too bulky or heavy for one person to move or if you live alone or don’t have anyone to help you place your thing where you want it.
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Getting White Glove Shipping
You receive VIP treatment when using any available specialized services through FreightCenter, such as white glove delivery service. Our expert freight agents will identify your shipment’s specific needs and requirements to move your goods safely and securely.
If your cargo requires the utmost care, our freight agents can arrange multi-person white glove services that include inside pickup and delivery, packaging of your item, and using best practices when handling your shipment.
You can also choose specialty equipment such as padded vans and blanket wrap services. Lift gates are available when needed at both ends of the process. All equipment required for transporting your shipment can be added as an accessorial at the time of quote or by telling your freight agent.
To create value for our customers by delivering customized shipping solutions that meet their unique needs and to fulfill shipping demands from simple to complex with expertise, guidance and ingenuity.
Trust the experts at FreightCenter to give you the best prices and the most comprehensive options for all your LTL freight shipping needs.
We deliver optimized solutions for full or partial truckloads and competitive dry van, flatbed, and refrigerated freight pricing. We can cover your full truckload shipping needs.
Nationwide Expedited Trucking services move your freight securely and rapidly. Your freight requires fast delivery; our freight shipping experts can get your shipment fast, whether in one large box or a full truckload.
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White Glove FAQs
Q: What is white glove shipping?
A: White glove shipping is a premium service beyond standard transportation. It involves a higher level of care and attention to detail, including services such as packaging, loading, unloading, unpacking, and debris removal. White glove carriers handle valuable, fragile, or specialized items professionally, ensuring a seamless and hassle-free customer experience.
Q: When should I choose white glove shipping?
A: White glove shipping is recommended when delicate, valuable, or oversized items require extra care during transit. It is ideal for shipping furniture, antiques, electronics, artwork, and other things that demand special handling. If you want a comprehensive solution that covers all aspects of the shipping process, from start to finish, white glove services are the way to go.
Q: What services are included in white glove shipping?
A: White glove shipping typically includes services such as professional packaging, secure loading, and unloading, specialized equipment (if needed), inside delivery, unpacking, and debris removal. The exact services offered may vary depending on the carrier and the specific requirements of your shipment. It’s essential to communicate your needs with your chosen white glove service provider to ensure they can accommodate them.
Q: How do I choose the right white glove shipping provider?
A: When selecting a white glove shipping provider, consider their experience, reputation, and track record in handling similar shipments. Look for companies with expertise in handling the items you need to ship. Read customer reviews and testimonials to gauge their level of customer satisfaction. Additionally, communicate your specific requirements and expectations upfront to ensure the provider can meet them.
Q: How much does white glove shipping cost?
A: The cost of white glove shipping depends on various factors, including the size, weight, fragility, and destination of your shipment, as well as any additional services requested. White glove services are generally more expensive than standard shipping due to the specialized care involved. Obtaining quotes from multiple providers and comparing their offerings is recommended to find a balance between service quality and pricing that fits your budget.
Q: Is insurance included in white glove shipping?
A: Most white glove shipping providers offer insurance coverage for your items during transit. However, the extent of coverage may vary, so it’s essential to clarify this with your chosen provider. Reviewing your insurance policies to determine if additional coverage is necessary for valuable or high-risk items is also advisable.
Q: How do I prepare my items for white glove shipping?
A: When preparing your items for white glove shipping, ensure they are adequately packaged and protected. Use appropriate packing materials, such as bubble wrap, packing peanuts, or foam padding, to safeguard fragile items. Label any delicate or sensitive items clearly. If you’re unsure about the packaging requirements, consult with your white glove service provider for guidance or inquire about the professional packing services they may offer.
Q: How do I track my white glove shipment?
A: White glove shipping providers typically offer tracking capabilities, allowing you to monitor the progress of your shipment. They may provide tracking numbers or online portals where you can access real-time updates on the status and location of your items. Stay in communication with your provider and inquire about their tracking options to ensure you have visibility throughout the shipping process.
Q: What should I do if there are issues or damages with my white glove shipment?
A: In the unfortunate event of issues or damages with your white glove shipment, promptly contact your service provider. They will guide you through the claims process and work towards resolving the problem to your satisfaction. Documenting any damages or discrepancies and providing supporting evidence, such as photographs, is essential to assist in the claims process.