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Shipping & Fulfillment

2021 Truckload Roundtable: Advantage carriers

July 8, 2021

Via: Logistics Management

Coming off of a year that was clearly unlike any other we’ve ever seen, the truckload (TL) market appears to have largely weathered the storm on solid footing at the halfway point of 2021. With more people receiving vaccinations, coupled […]


Shipping & Fulfillment

U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes see annual gains in April, reports AAR

May 7, 2021

Via: Logistics Management

United States rail carload and intermodal volumes, for the month of April, each saw significant annual gains compared to a difficult pandemic-influenced April 2020, according to data issued this week by the Association of American Railroads (AAR). Rail carloads—at 951,840—headed […]


Shipping & Fulfillment

FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index remains in solid territory

April 16, 2021

Via: Logistics Management

Positive signs of improvement remained intact in the most recent edition of the Trucking Conditions Index (TCI), which was published this week by freight transportation consultancy FTR. According to FTR, a TCI reading above zero represents an adequate trucking environment, […]


Shipping & Fulfillment

When to Consider Ecommerce Shipping Insurance

February 10, 2021

Via: Practical Ecommerce

High-end products, high volume, and quality customer service are among the reasons for considering shipping insurance for ecommerce. Shipping insurance can protect businesses from costs associated with damaged, stolen, and lost packages sent via major carriers, including UPS, FedEx, and […]