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Full Truckload vs Less Than Truckload: Which Should You Choose?

It's the moment you've been waiting for: two of the most common and popular freight services are entering the arena. Full Truckload (FTL) and Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) are battling it out to see which is better for your shipping needs. What are the differences between the two, and how do you choose between the two of them? Learn about these two shipping types and decide who will be your shipping champion!

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.

What is ltl freight
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!

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