Tag Archives: logistics

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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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4 Ways to Prevent Cargo Damage

Your business’s reputation isn’t only dependent on the products and services you provide. The arrival of the goods in excellent condition to the customer’s hands is also a sign of success. Consider these factors to avoid unnecessary expenditure...

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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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The SmartWay Partnership Program

Did you know that FCL has been a SmartWay partner since 2016? SmartWay is an EPA program that helps companies evaluate and reduce their carbon footprint. As a SmartWay partner, a company is expected to track their emissions by measuring their fuel ef...

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