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by Simon Unicomb, 4 April 2022

How to increase your profit margin (without losing it to extra costs) Profit is too often lost to increased costs. It can be really hard to keep a hold of that hard-earned margin, can’t it? Well, we’ve been in this industry for a lifetime and we’ve learnt a trick or...

by Simon Unicomb, 30 March 2022

What do you do when you need a new shirt?  Some people might go straight for a brand they already like – maybe they’ve bought shirts there before, or even a pair of jeans. Maybe they buy all of their clothes from that one store, but  when the majority of...

by Matt Corby, 25 March 2022

As a freight manager or delivery driver, it pays to be aware of freight collect and other freight payment terms so you can make the best decision for your business. The understanding will help you know what to do when a shipment has been delivered and when payment is due,...

by Matt Corby, 22 March 2022

Bills of Lading are one of the most important and high-stakes aspects of the entire shipping process: providing important information to all parties involved in the process. Bills of Lading are crucial for determining the responsibilities of everyone involved, and determining liability in the event that something goes wrong.  Today,...

by Cameron Craig, 18 March 2022

Unless you’re the one-in-a-billion with your own fully functional private fleet, if you’re in the transportation industry then you’re going to need to buy space on another company’s train, boat, or plane at some point or another.   We’ve put together this article to help you navigate freight rates (and...

by Simon Unicomb, 16 March 2022

Did you know that 58% of people would stop buying from a brand after 1-3 shipping delays or disruptions? These days, customers have high standards, and expect their deliveries to arrive in record time. But how can you increase parcel shipping speeds without increasing the overall cost?  Zone skipping doesn’t...

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