Category Archives: Freight Broker

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How to Choose a Freight Broker, Part II: Customer Service

Shippers need to look for a number of criteria when choosing a freight broker to transport goods. Customer service can be a major differentiator between freight brokers. But of course, no one would ever admit that they provide lousy service. The best...

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How to Choose a Freight Broker, Part I: Partner Networks

Shippers need to look for a number of criteria when choosing a freight broker to transport goods. Often, a shipper’s first question will be “How much?” But while price is an important factor, low rates don’t always translate into high satisfa...

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3 Ways to Streamline Your Logistic Services

Whether you’re home-based business or large corporation, some outside logistics expertise can always help. Here are some quick logistics tips to help you deliver your product more efficiently: Set strict cutoffs on confirmed orders and related pape...

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FCL celebrates being a TIA Member

Did you know? FCL is Performance Certified by the Transportation Intermediaries Association! The Transportation Intermediaries Association, or TIA, is a third-party logistics advocacy organization that helps 3PL’s, brokers, and carriers become the ...

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How to Pick a Freight Broker

Shippers are looking for a number of values and criteria when they are looking to transport goods and use a freight broker. Price is an important criterion but beware of the broker who claims to have the lowest prices. Pricing is driven by carriers w...

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