Tag Archives: Freight Expenses

Truckload shipments for 10% to 15% less than your current freight expense? Yes, you can! There was a time when intermodal shipping would be quickly dismissed as an archaic form of freight transportation. The dependability of carriers was questionable, lead times were unacceptable, and the costs did not justify intermodal options because over the road […]

Fuel surcharges could be eroding your profits – how can you tell if they are? When gas and diesel fuel prices are volatile, a very common practice for transportation and shipping providers is to apply fuel surcharges to their normal fee structures.  In theory, these surcharges would diminish and eventually vanish once fuel prices stabilize.  […]