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Cross Docking
Why is Cross Docking Used? 

Cross-docking is an effective way to improve efficiency in shipping and handling times. When properly organized, this strategy can give your company a competitive advantage as it will streamline important sections of your supply chain. Companies dealing with perishable goods and a high volume of turnover find this lean supply chain method especially advantageous. Here...

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Use a Ratchet Strap
How to Use a Ratchet Strap?

Ratchet straps are the easy and flexible way to secure cargo of nearly any shape or size. Attach them easily to your truck bed or moving van or even use them to secure items to each other. Here we will look at the basics of how to use a ratchet strap including safety and storage...

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Air Freight Vs Air Cargo
Difference Between Air Freight and Air Cargo?

If you have spent any time in the shipping industry, you have likely come across both the terms Air Freight and Air Cargo. While there are some technical differences between the terms “cargo” and “freight” they are essentially the same. However, there are some instances where either “cargo” or “freight” is more commonly used. Additionally,...

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Advantages of Air Freight
How Does Air Freight Work? 

Air freight gets your shipment where it needs to go quickly and efficiently. However, how does air freight work? Are there limitations to what can be sent? Fortunately, there are few restrictions on what can be sent via this ultra fast way of shipping. Here we will look at what you need to know about...

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International Air Freight Cost
How Much Does International Air Freight Cost?

International air freight cost is made up of multiple variables. In addition to the costs associated with domestic air freight shipping, there are also costs for customs and other special handling concerns.  With international air freight, there are fees from both the origin country and the destination country which can complicate the final charges. Often,...

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Calculate Air Freight
How to Calculate Air Freight

Shipping your items by air is often one of the fastest options and sometimes the only option depending on where you are shipping to. Shipping items by air often involves multiple modes of transportation to get to their final destination, complex logistics, and various fees for taxes, insurance, customs, and more. This can get confusing...

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Household Moving Costs
Household Moving Costs & Estimates in Toronto

Moving can easily be one of the most exciting and stressful experiences all at the same time. It can often seem like there are endless obstacles and expenses involved. However, with some planning and calculations up front you can avoid sticker shock and unnecessary costs. Early planning can also sometimes get you a better deal...

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Guide to Packing
A Guide to Packing Your Home for a Household Move

Unexpected things happen when you are about to move to a new place. A lot can go wrong including the movers not arriving on time, items breaking inside the box or an accident happening during transport.  Moving to a new house may sound exciting and very challenging. But it’s not always a perfect experience. Instead,...

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Container Relocated
How do I Get My Container Relocated?

Whether you need to move items from across the street or across the world, shipping and storage containers are a great asset. However, their size and weight make special equipment and carefully considered logistics necessary when moving.  Even moving items on your own property can prove challenging when the container itself can weigh over 2...

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Benefits of An Integrated Supply Chain
Benefits of An Integrated Supply Chain

Maintaining and managing a sustainable supply chain is not a simple prospect. If you’re looking to optimize operations and improve sustainability, then supply chain integration is a must. An integrated supply chain can help optimize transportation production, warehouses, distributors and suppliers for your business.  Centralization provides a real-time overview of all the functions in the...

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