What Are Reefer Containers?

Reefer containers refer to refrigerated containers. A reefer container is a large refrigerator that can be used to transport cargo that needs to be kept at a specific temperature. Some examples of temperature-controlled loads include meat, fish, fruits, vegetables, and … Read More

2020 Trucking Industry Regulations

2020 brings with it a host of new regulations that will change the trucking industry, perhaps not for the better. Let’s unpack 4 of these new 2020 Trucking Industry Regulations that will impact truckers and companies across America.   2020 … Read More

Shipping Fresh Produce Challenges

Shipping Fresh produce has it’s challenges. When selecting a transportation provider, it is important that they have the capabilities to ensure your products reach their destination on time. Additionally, they must understand the special requirements necessary to complete a produce shipment … Read More

What Exactly Is Amazonization?

Amazonization is one of the most widely searched terms of the year. If you’ve heard of it before and aren’t sure what it means or how it impacts logistics and sales, your search might have led you to this page. … Read More

Shipping Meat

From the moment the product leaves your premises, all the way through to delivery at your customer’s home, warehouse or retail store, the temperature of your meat shipment must be kept within a specified temperature range to prevent products from … Read More

Shipping Fresh Produce

Shipping fresh produce is a high-paced industry because of the effort it takes to make deliveries within a short timeframe. Fresh produce often has very short shelf lives, making the timely transport of the products critical to ensure freshness. If a … Read More

Importance of Cold Chain Logistics

We all know why it is important to keep cold food in the refrigerator at home. Lowering the temperature vastly extends the shelf life. In addition, it keeps microbes from growing and helps keep our food tasting fresh longer. From the … Read More

Transportation Accessorial Charges

Though this might be surprising to some, carriers are often called upon to perform services other than just driving.  Drivers may have to load or unload trailers, wrap pallets, or make additional stops. Unexpected changes to a freight bill due to inadvertent transportation accessorial charges can … Read More

Food and Beverage Shipping Challenges

Working in the food and beverage industry can be quite exciting and diverse. In addition, it can be quite complex. There are an endless number of processes involved in this supply chain and unraveling these can be a challenge. This … Read More

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