Loading Docks: The Gateway to Logistics Pt. 1

Loading Docks: The Gateway to Logistics Pt. 1

Loading Docks: The Gateway to LogisticsHave you ever seen a large truck backing into a warehouse and wondered what goes on behind the scenes?The enclosure at the rear of the warehouse is called a loading dock. This entryway, which resembles a garage door, is an...
C.L. Services Focuses on Carrier Relations for 3PL Success

C.L. Services Focuses on Carrier Relations for 3PL Success

C.L. Services Focuses on Carrier Relations for 3PL Success Earlier this year when COVID-19 began, it was the small and large fleets, carriers, and even the independent owner-operators that kept the nation’s food supply on track. As the country spiraled into a state of...

The ABC’s of the Capacity Shortage

Understanding the Capacity Shortage  Anyone who regularly moves freight likely has realized that their brokerage is facing a major capacity shortage, along with a hike in prices to go with it. Industry experts predicted a shortage and rate increase a few months...

Shippers — Our Capacity Expectations for 2017

Nearly half way through the calendar year there are still only vague predictions as to how the remainder of 2017 will unravel. The ELD time crunch is upon us, which will only further the current driver shortage. A new Presidential administration has already begun to...

Considering Rail? Here’s What to Expect..

Shippers have two options to get their product to the destination, truck or rail.  Depending on the commodity, shipping destination, & the load tonnage, it might initially appear to be more financially lucrative to ship by rail.  However, here are several factors...