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4 Industry Facts About 3PL Drayage Service
Drayage / Industry Blog / News
If you’re not in the shipping or 3PL industries, it’s likely you’ve never even heard of the word drayage. Drayage is, quite simply, the hauling of containers from ships to different destinations. The destination could be another port, it could be railyards to have them shipped out via train, or the trucker themselves could drive […]...
What are the Requirements to Become a Truck Driver?
If you’re looking for a career that lets you travel, is relatively flexible, and pays well, then you have probably considered truck driving at some point. Truck driving for a logistics company can be both a rewarding and lucrative occupation, but there are certain requirements that you need to meet before becoming a driver. While […]...
How to Make the Most of Outsourcing Logistics
Logistics are the foundation of any well-run company, but there is a divergence of opinions on whether or not to run logistics with an internal team. In short, it can be inherently intimidating to decide whether or not you should outsource your logistics and transportation operations. To this point, it’s understandable to want to keep […]...
3 Things You Need to Know About 3PL Distribution Service
What is 3PL Distribution Service? 3PL, or Third-party logistics, is a company’s use of a third-party business to outsource elements of their distribution and fulfillment services. A 3PL provides specialized logistics services to support your business operations, and your work with a 3PL provider depends upon your specific needs regarding your supply chain. When looking […]...
5 Trends that are Influencing Supply Chain Logistics
These past few years have been transformative for supply chain logistics. New and improved technology is jumpstarting big trends that are shaking the entire supply chain industry up. Companies are now revamping everything – starting from how they source their products to how they deliver them to their market. Here are five trends showcasing these […]...
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