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Cross Border All Modes Challenges & Tips to Navigate
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Cross-border trade comes with unique challenges that shippers need to overcome to lower transportation spend. Learn more today.
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Nathan McGuire
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January 21, 2022
The Value of a 3PL, Part III: What Visibility and Data Benefits Does Working With a 3PL Offer
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Strong network partnerships also give rise to strong 3PL benefits that are rooted in data and visibility-driven management. Learn more now.
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Nathan McGuire
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January 7, 2022
The Value of a 3PL: Shippers Turn to 3PLs for Benefits, Despite Changing Trends
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Finding a way to improve efficiency and throughput is part of the core 3PL benefits for shippers. Learn more about the value of a 3PL today.
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Nathan McGuire
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December 17, 2021
The Value of a 3PL: Supply Chain Trends Give Rise to New Challenges in Logistics
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The supply chain trends of 2022 are more closely aligned to challenges than many realize. Learn what’s happening and how it will affect frei
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Nathan McGuire
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December 10, 2021
Truckload RFP Season: Going from Q4 to Q1...How to Plan for RFP Season
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Planning for truckload RFP season is going to look different in 2022, but it’s still vital to get the best carrier RFP responses. Learn more
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Nathan McGuire
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December 3, 2021
9 Tips for Flatbed Freight Shipping
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Finding ways to manage flatbed transport is easier when you have a few tips up your sleeve. Get them now.
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Nathan McGuire
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November 19, 2021
The Common Shipping Terms to Know
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Understanding common shipping terms will make it much easier to collaborate with colleagues and drive supply chain success.
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Nathan McGuire
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November 5, 2021
A Guide to Automotive Logistics and Freight Shipping Best Practices
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Automotive logistics services are a complex process requiring attention to detail and continuous market analysis. Learn more today.
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Nathan McGuire
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October 29, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Reverse Logistics
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The answer to “what is reverse logistics” involves many fine details, and it’s important to understand its nuances and benefits.
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Nathan McGuire
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October 22, 2021
Top Retail Logistics and Freight Shipping Best Practices to Know
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Retail logistics and freight shipping best practices go well together to help shippers maintain cost control and avoid stock-outs.
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Nathan McGuire
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October 15, 2021
Advantages and Disadvantages of Intermodal Freight Transportation
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Intermodal freight transportation offers several advantages and disadvantages over more traditional strategies to fulfillment. Learn more .
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Nathan McGuire
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October 7, 2021
A Quick Guide to Food and Beverage & Perishable Freight Shipping and Logistics
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Food freight companies provide a vital service and help companies keep customers safe, but they must take care to maintain temperatures and
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Nathan McGuire
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October 1, 2021
5 Considerations for Alcohol Shipping, Fulfillment, and Distribution
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aking a few proactive steps for alcohol shipping will help avoid fines, reduce overhead, and increase revenue in this high-demand industry.
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Nathan McGuire
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September 24, 2021
What Is Supply Chain Optimization & Why Do You Need It?
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Supply chain optimization is an ongoing process that helps shippers do more with less and keep costs under control. Learn more today.
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Nathan McGuire
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September 17, 2021
Efficient Freight Procurement: How Digital Freight Tools Help Source Capacity
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The right strategy for freight procurement begins and ends with technology and the right partners working for your team.
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Nathan McGuire
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September 2, 2021
4 Ways to Hedge Freight Market Volatility
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The increased volatility within the freight market can be mitigated by partnering with a digital freight broker. Learn how today.
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Nathan McGuire
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August 26, 2021
5 Ways Freight Broker Companies Aid Shippers to Fulfill Customer Experience Promises
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Learn 5 ways Freight broker companies can help shippers increase throughput & delight customers with the right use of technology.
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Nathan McGuire
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August 20, 2021
[INFOGRAPHIC] Future-Ready, Digitally Enabled Freight Brokerage Vs. Traditional Freight Brokerage: Pros & Cons
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In logistics, there are two types of freight brokerage strategies: digitally enabled vs. traditional. Learn the pros & cons.
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Nathan McGuire
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August 13, 2021
The 7 Steps of How to Find a Good Freight Broker
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It’s critical for shippers to know a few things about how to find the right freight broker. Learn 7 steps.
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Nathan McGuire
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July 23, 2021
Why Shippers Need Freight Broker Partners for High-Quality Capacity & Carrier Service
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The ongoing market volatility emphasizes why shippers need freight broker partners with tools and resources to source capacity & service.
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Nathan McGuire
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July 9, 2021
What Is Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) Freight Shipping
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Let’s break down in detail what is LTL shipping and how does LTL shipping work.
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Nathan McGuire
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June 21, 2021
Wicker Park Logistics Launches Tech-Driven, Radically Transparent & Full-Service 3PL
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What started as a vision to breathe new life into an industry plagued by inefficiencies is now a reality with Wicker Park Logistics!
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Nathan McGuire
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June 17, 2021