Where Can I Find an LTL Carrier?This entry was posted on May 18, 2012
As the owner of a small manufacturing company that ships out single pieces of larger machinery, I have no reason to lease an entire truck and trailer to deliver my products. I understand that an LTL carrier might be more what I am looking for, where can I find one that I can trust to handle my shipments and to ensure that they are going to reach my customers?”
We Can Help You Find the Right LTL Carrier
There are several different ways that you can go about finding an LTL carrier to handle your shipping needs. You can spend hours online looking through all of the different web sites for companies offering these services, but you are still not going to be certain of what you are getting. When you use a brokerage service, you will gain access to our carefully screened network of carriers that will deliver your freight to any address in the country at very affordable rates.
LTL Carriers Will Go Where No Other Carriers DareThis entry was posted on May 17, 2012
One of most common issues that the average small company has is that they do not have shipments big enough to fill an entire trailer and many of their shipments end up going to customers that are off the beaten path. This creates a situation where trying to use full load trucking companies is not going to work as they do not deliver to remote locations in the way that LTL carriers will.
LTL Carriers Do More than Carry Small Loads
LTL carriers offer the advantage of being able not only to carry very small loads, starting at 100 pounds, but of having the ability to deliver them to practically anywhere in the country. In fact this is one of their biggest selling points. When your company has numerous smaller shipments that they need to move, we can connect you with carriers that can take of your shipping needs at costs that won’t blow your budget.
LTL Trucking Handles Smaller ShipmentsThis entry was posted on May 16, 2012
You are probably used to sending out shipments that are large enough that they fill an entire trailer. Your current trucking company may not even accept anything less and this can leave you in the lurch when you when you have to start making smaller shipments that are going to individual customers. This is where you are going to have to start looking for an LTL trucking company to take care of your shipping needs.
We Can Help You Find the Best LTL Trucking Company for Your Needs
You will find that LTL trucking outfits keep your costs down as they are able to combine shipments from several customers together into a full load that is going to the same general area. After the load has arrived at the appropriate distribution center, it will be split up and delivered to the right customers. If you need this type of shipping, contact us and let us connect you with the best trucking company for your needs.
LTL Shipping Will Reach All of Your CustomersThis entry was posted on May 15, 2012
One of the biggest problems facing the average small to medium companies is being unable to get their orders delivered directly to their customers using standard freight shipping methods. This is because the vast majorities of FTL shipping companies refuse to go too far away from the major highways or will only go as far […]
As a Smaller Company You Should Be Using LTL Freight ShippingThis entry was posted on May 14, 2012
As you are only a small manufacturer, you very rarely ship anything more than one or two pallets. Even if you have to ship as many as half a dozen pallets, you really have no reason to ever have to pay the cost of leasing an entire 53 foot tractor trailer. Instead what you will […]