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storage containers vs. storage trailers
23 06 2020

Are you looking for a storage room for your business? Are you in need of additional space capacity for your items? Is this your first time looking for storage options? Or are you planning to expand the storage space you have? Whatever your reason is, knowing the best storage option can be crucial to a...

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04 06 2020

Warehouse operations are at the core of every business company, so it is crucial to maintain an efficient and productive one. When business’ warehouse operations are efficient, companies tend to have lower operating costs and  increased customer  satisfaction. Consequently, when companies don’t ship and receive inventory on time or have unproductive workers, warehouse efficiency is...

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26 05 2020

The Difference Between Dry Van Freight and Flatbeds If you transport cargo for business or personal reasons, you should know that there’s plenty of options when it comes to the trailer for trucking needs. Among the commercial trailers in the shipping industry, there are two standard models. The two most common trailers are dry vans...

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Car Shipping vs Driving
16 03 2020

The choice of whether to use car shipping vs driving when transporting your vehicle or driving to your new home depends on how well you gauge the advantages and disadvantages of each. Making the right choice is essential in order to have a successful transport experience. The following are factors to consider when selecting whether...

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Truck Lighting Requirements
12 03 2020

Driving vehicles in darkness and with no lights pose a serious risk. These unlit vehicles, also known as phantom vehicles, are deemed dangerous on the road. This situation is exacerbated by drivers who mistakenly assume that a lit-up dashboard means that their lights are powered on. Such a situation may or may not be true...

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Warehouse Management Center
27 01 2020

Monitoring the operations of a warehouse management center is not an easy feat. The job of a warehouse manager is to ensure that products flow through the facility smoothly. The center’s layout must be optimized and products must be in stock in order for orders to be fulfilled. Plus, profitability needs to be ensured and...

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27 01 2020

Transporting a truck by train requires finding a transporter that ships by rail. However, most railroad lines disallow transporting vehicles from one location to another. The method is also gaining less popularity. One reason is that very few trains are able to ship vehicles now compared to two decades ago. Plus, shipping via truck is now...

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27 12 2019

Natural gas is currently considered as the cleanest burning fossil fuel. In its liquified state, demand for it has increased as the worldwide need for cleaner energy has similarly skyrocketed.  The conversion of natural gas to liquid is done by cooling it to a temperature of -162 degrees centigrade.  Compared to natural gas, liquified natural gas...

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Advantages of Small Freight Shipping
13 12 2019

Small freight shipping, also known as less than truckload freight shipping (LTL), is used to transport small freight usually without the need for an entire trailer. LTL or small freight shipping is done when the freight size is not big enough for a full semi-trailer or when a shipment weighs anywhere from 150 to 150,000...

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Warehouses and Distribution Centers
15 11 2019

Even seasoned logistics professionals mistakenly use the term “warehouses” and “distribution centers” interchangeably. Forgive yourself if you have made the same mistake. This article will differentiate the two and describe their specific functions. Related article: Warehouse Management Best Practices   The History of Warehouses and Distribution Centers In the world of supply chains, tradition dictated that...

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