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8 Tips You Should Know About Shipping Claims

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10 Do's and Dont's in LTL Shipping

  Time to read: 6 min. Shipping your cargo using LTL services is an effective way to optimize your logistics. Of course, this depends on your business needs. If you’re looking for that perfect storm of greatness that happens when an LTL shipment saves you money, reduces your...

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Most Common Extra Charges in LTL Shipping

  Time to read: 8 min.  If you’re reading this blog, you probably know how it feels to receive additional charges on a shipping invoice.  These charges affect your budget and it becomes a huge headache. Take heart!  You’re not the only one feeling this squeeze. When you...

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How To Improve Your Relocation Experience

As the relocation industry grows and expands, competition becomes even fiercer and having a competitive advantage is essential to success. Some of the best examples of a competitive edge involve the use of highly trained labor for picking, packing and delivery as well as...

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How To Create a Bill Of Lading

At Logistics, we want to make sure you understand every step involved in your shipping process. Today we’re going to look at the Bill of Lading. You’ve probably heard of a Bill of Lading or BOL, but do you know what it is? Let’s break it down – basically, a BOL is a legal...

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Using Density To Calculate LTL Shipping Class

When it comes to LTL shipping, there are a few things to keep in mind. One of the most crucial elements is the classification of your shipment. By having this information for your less than truckload shipments, you can get accurate quotes and minimize unexpected charges.

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Extra Fees For Shipments

No one likes to be surprised by extra fees, but when it comes to shipping, there are many situations where additional charges may apply. At GLT Logistics, we think it’s vital that you understand these accessorial fees before you schedule a shipment, whether it’s an LTL or ...

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