6 Ways to Reduce Shipping Costs for Trade Shows

Trade shows are a great way to showcase your products and services to an engaged audience. Sales teams are able to spend valuable one on one time with buyers, but trade shows can be an expensive undertaking. Expenses come from booth space, planning and booth display materials. One of the larger costs is shipping everything […]

What is LTL Shipping?

The term “LTL shipping” is a commonly used term in the world of freight shipping. For people who don’t ship products often or who are new to shipping for their business, the term “LTL shipping” can be a little obscure. LTL, which stands for “less than truckload”, refers to a freight shipment that doesn’t fill […]

5 Types of Specialized LTL Shipping

Shipping locally, or even nationally, can be time consuming and stressful – especially if you’re shipping something that’s a little out of the ordinary. Items like chemical waste, food and trade show exhibits need special attention and services to ensure that they arrive safely to their destination. Luckily, many LTL shipping companies offer services specifically […]

Advantages of using LTL Shipping for your Business

Less than truckload (LTL) shipping refers to a freight shipment that doesn’t completely fill an entire truck. An LTL shipment is usually palletized and ranges anywhere from 150 to 10,000 pounds. Shipments over 10,000 pounds are usually moved by full truckload (FTL).

Shipping locally, or even nationally, can be stressful and time consuming. With less than […]

Benefits of Using Freight Shipping for your Trade Show Exhibit

When you’re getting ready for a trade show and you’re responsible for shipping everything for your exhibit, such as sales collateral and giveaways, it can be a challenge to know how all of it will make it there. Many freight shipping companies offer services that will ship your trade show exhibits to your destination. Here […]

Windfall and YRC Freight Partner to Offer Group Savings Discounts on Tradeshow and LTL Shipping Services to Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Windfall, Inc., a leading group purchasing organization (GPO), and YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW), have announced a partnership to offer small and medium-sized businesses and associations special pricing and exclusive discounts on tradeshow and less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping services. These benefits are available to Windfall subscribers through Windfall’s free membership program.

YRC offers flexible, […]

4 of the Most Important Factors that Determine LTL Freight Rates

If your business ships freight in North America, chances are you’ve used LTL shipping. LTL, which stands for “less than truckload,” is a class of freight shipping between small-package and full-truckload (FTL), that don’t require a full trailer. An LTL shipment is typically on a pallet and ranges anywhere from 150 pounds to 10,000 pounds. […]

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