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3PL mean in logistics

What Does 3PL Mean?

What Does 3PL Mean? Third-party logistics (3PL) is a growing industry both in the United States and across the globe. In 2020, the United States

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Drayage Trucking

Drayage Trucking: Definition & Benefits

If you were to poll a random group of people about the definition of drayage, how many of them would be able to give you an answer? Even though drayage trucking is one of the most important steps in supply chain logistics

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3PL vs. 4PL

3PL vs. 4PL: What are the differences?

If you are a business owner who is looking to improve your company’s logistics by partnering with a fulfillment provider, you have likely encountered the terms ‘3PL’ and ‘4PL.’ It is important to understand the differences between the two types of outsourcing

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The Right Freight Carrier

How To Choose The Right Freight Carrier

When you ship your goods, you need to ensure that they travel safely and arrive at the destination in a timely manner. Damages and other shipping issues can quickly become expensive and seriously hamper business. When choosing

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a Freight Agent

Benefits of Becoming a Freight Agent

The logistics industry is an indispensable part of society and daily life across the globe. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 10.1% of the U.S. Labor force is employed in the

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Enterprise Account Executive

What is an Enterprise Account Executive?

nterested in a job as an enterprise account executive. An enterprise account executive is a professional who manages business relationships and sells freight services. Enterprise account executives liaise between their company

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Improve Truck Driver Communication

How To Improve Truck Driver Communication

If you are a dispatcher or manager at a trucking company, you know how important it is to maintain ongoing communication with your drivers. It is also important for your drivers to have open pathways of communication with each

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Logistics Account Executive

What is a Logistics Account Executive?

A logistics account executive uses sales and logistical knowledge to provide transportation and cargo solutions. The job includes marketing transportation and logistic solutions to prospective clients, clients, generating new leads,

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