https://www.freightcenter.com
ocean port containers

Blog center

MABD
What is MABD?

Suppliers working with large retailers must comply with strict delivery and compliance regulations, one of the most common being the (MABD) delivery window.

How Are Freight Shipping Rates Calculated
How Are Freight Shipping Rates Calculated KEY IDEAS MATT

To understand how Freight Shipping Rates are Calculated, you need to know the following: type of packaging (pallets, crates, containers, etc.), type of goods (for classification), shipment size and weight, delivery zip code, and whether there are any special handling requirements. FreightCenter can give you an instant quote.

5 Tricks To Get The Best Shipping Rates
5 Tricks To Get The Best Shipping Rates

One of the biggest expenses for small to medium size businesses is shipping costs. How can you find ways to trim costs, or at the least, make sure you are getting the best shipping rates? Are you relying exclusively on one carrier? Are you exporting more frequently than you need to? We’ve put together 5 tricks for getting the best shipping rates to help save money, control your costs, and ship more efficiently.

LTL Shipping
What is LTL Freight?

Familiar with Less Truck Load (LTL) shipping? It refers to freight shipment that doesn’t require an entire 48 or 53-ft truck. Hence the term “less than truckload.” At the same time, LTL freight can range anywhere from 150 to 10,000 lbs. While many companies need to make smaller, more frequent shipments, are you? If you ship small, LTL is perfect for you!

5 Things to Know Before Buying Freight Insurance
5 Things to Know Before Buying Freight Insurance

Buying freight shipping insurance is part of the shipping process, but it shouldn't complicate things. You’ve finally found a solid freight carrier to ship your trade show booth from New York City to arrive in time for the show in Las Vegas. But what happens if your pricey setup is damaged or lost during transit? Have you covered all of your bases? Here’s everything you need to know before buying freight shipping insurance.

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.

Freight rate calculator
Pickup and delivery locations
Shipment information
trust pilot reviews
What our customers are saying

We provide competitive freight shipping prices and an all-inclusive, easy-to-use shipping experience for our customers. Exceeding our customers’ expectations results in thousands of satisfied customer reviews and repeat business. We believe in the power of our customer relationships. Check out FreightCenter reviews from real customers, and learn what they have to say about their freight shipping experience!

logo

Wait, before you go...

Here's $20

towards your first shipment

Use coupon code WELCOME20
when you check out.
out_img