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5 TIPS TO SAVE ON YOUR LTL SHIPPING EXPENSES
Freight shipping can take a big bite out of your budget- especially.
when it comes to Less Than Truckload shipping!
The Shipping Emporium handles these situations every day, and we’ve put
together this list below to help you save on shipping and PROTECT YOUR
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Here are some tips on how to Save money on your Freight shipping for your shipments over 150 pounds.
1) Measure every pallet or crate (length x width x height) and weight.
2) Package your Freight correctly.
3) Only use Standard LTL when your shipment is not a rush. Get a quote
for Expedited or Time Critical if needed.
4) Buy Cargo Insurance to protect your shipment in transit, we offer
very low rates for Cargo coverage.
5) Partner with an experienced TL and LTL provider like Shipping
Emporium! We can be your Qualified Sub-contractor. Please Call for
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SHIPPING Q&A: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN AN LTL OR A PARTIAL
A: Depends on the number of pallets, weight, and the dimensions.
Further, if a pallet or crate is more than 8.5 feet wide, long or tall,
you will need a Flat Bed truck because Dry Vans (in other words your
‘common carriers’) will not be able to load. However, do not worry.
about this and other confusing question about shipping freight, just
give The Shipping Emporium a call TODAY!
HOW WE HELP YOU SAVE TIME AND MONEY
• Schedule your pickups, track orders
• Handling all of your BOLs and all service-related calls
• Audit your invoices to be sure you’re billed correctly
• Liaise with the carriers on your behalf
• Find you the best pricing for the EXACT Freight services that YOU
need – we are specialized in TL (Truckload) and LTL (Less Than
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Leverage our knowledge and our network of hundreds of carriers to
properly define your needs and get your best rate.
We are experienced at handling pickups and deliveries to and from the
federal and state governments and universities.
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