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The Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority board in Ohio has voted to create its own nonprofit operating company designed to handle freight shipments at Toledo Express Airport. The plan passed by a 10-2 vote, with one board member absent. Three customers were left with no one to service their shipments in and out of Toledo when […]

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The Port Authority of Toledo-Lucas County, Ohio voted recently to create a non profit company whose operations would be managed by the Port Authority and would handle freight shipments at the local Toledo Express Airport. The recent closure of BX Acquisitions has left three customers with no one to service their shipments in and out […]

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This shipping industry has proven difficult to streamline quickly but it seems that Boeing may have some distinct ideas that could accomplish exactly that. The aerospace giant received a patent in December of last year for an airplane designed to lift and carry more than a dozen shipping containers. Boeing holds many patents that have […]

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LTL Freight is a classification of shipping that stands for Less-Than-Truckload. In the shipping industry, there are a number of different freight classifications that designate how large a shipment is. Less-Than-Truckload classification is self-explanatory as it means a shipment that does not completely fill a truck. For comparison, an FTL or Full-Truckload freight classification means […]

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When shipping anything, the care and effort you put into the packaging will ensure it arrives intact at its destination. One pallets Denver company knows how to do it right, and they’re going to share their secrets with us. When it comes to freight shipping, you tend to ship bulk items across long distances. Whether […]

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There are a few things to that should specifically be kept in mind when it comes to LTL freight or Less-Than-Truckload shipping because it is a specialized industry. 5 LTL Freight Packing Tips Maintain Relationships Shipping ultimately comes down to a relationship between the shipper and the carries and the more positive the relationship, the […]

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Millions of people across the globe, send packages, letters, and small items via either private or government parcel service. Packages sent through these services are regulated by the government, which imposes size and weight limits that control the type of package that can be sent by mail carrier providers. More About Freight Shipping Freight is […]

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The trucking shipment industry is in greater need of drivers than ever before and many companies are going to pay quite well for quality interested drivers. The Bureau of Labor and Statistics has rated various truck driving jobs as some of the most available occupations for individuals willing to take on these jobs. Trucking jobs […]

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Whether you are new to or experienced in the shipping industry there are some important things to remember that will ensure success no matter the job you are undertaking. Importance of Packaging Proper packaging will prevent damage to goods begin ship and extra costs incurred due to repackaging. Shipment contents that can be stacked onto […]

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Named the most valuable retailer in the United States in 2015, Amazon.com is an e-commerce and cloud computing company based out of Seattle, Washington. The company has warehouses all over the world, and owns over ten perecent of North American e-commerce. Amazon offers multiple ways to have goods shipped to you. Some have the ability […]

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