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3 common misconceptions about carriers

Carriers and their sales reps want you to believe you are receiving the best service. With a lack of transparency in the industry, it’s easy to take your sales reps’ word for it. Shippers who have a concrete understanding of their shipping profile and know how carriers operate during contract negotiations stand a better chance of combating common myths that …

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Are regional carriers right for you?

Common carriers like FedEx and UPS represent globally recognized and trusted names, but their global footprint can be a disadvantage to shippers needing a niche transportation option. Regional shippers are becoming more attractive as businesses look to cut costs and tighten delivery windows. A regional shipper will focus on specific geographic regions, offer more personable service, advanced flexibility and various …