How 3PL Operations Have Been Affected by COVID-19

COVID-19 has caused massive shifts in 3PL operations, business, and life in general.  Flexibility and communication have been key during these times to ensure that operations can continue on as normal.  The biggest shifts in 3PL operations is due to the enormous market shifts, an increase in cargo theft and lastly, transitioning to a work

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4 Factors that Affect Dry Van Freight Rates

The rates for dry van freight fluctuates heavily throughout the year. So, what causes the changes in price?  Can you plan around these fluctuations to save money?  Knowing the dry van shipping market and how it works is a vital skill to have when you work in shipping. Planning around the known fluctuations in the

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Spot Quote Shipping versus Contracted Shipping

Shipping plays a large part in any company’s bottom line.  Finding ways to reduce the amount being spent in the supply chain is always a high priority. Luckily, there are many ways to drive down the costs.  One way is by finding a balance between the right contract for your freight shipping and utilizing the

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