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An Overview of Important Shipping Documents

Important Shipping Documents

While choosing the correct mode of transportation and properly packaging your goods are crucial elements of freight shipping, they should never overshadow the importance of paperwork. Knowing what you need for your shipment is crucial, especially if you will be shipping from Canada to the USA or internationally. As leading providers of complete third-party freight... READ MORE

Inbound Logistics vs. Outbound Logistics

Category: Logistics
International Freight Shipping

Logistics is a complex field with many moving parts. Despite this complexity, logistics can be divided into two categories: inbound and outbound. Every business that handles physical goods makes use of inbound and outbound logistics processes, even if they do not directly manage them. As a leading provider of freight logistics services, the team at... READ MORE

Shipping by Truck vs. Shipping by Rail

LTL Shipping Benefits

When it comes to freight shipping, there are many different ways to get your shipment to its destination. Whether you are looking to ship produce to multiple grocery stores or need to ship materials to an industrial facility, it is important to take the time to determine which method is best for the items you... READ MORE

The Benefits of Working With a 3PL Company

3PL Benefits

Logistics is a complex field with many elements to consider and moving parts to keep track of. While some operations can dedicate an entire team to handling their logistics tasks, most businesses will benefit from the expertise of a 3PL company. Also known as a third-party logistics provider, a 3PL can handle all of the... READ MORE

When Should You Use Temperature-Controlled Trucks?

Temperature controlled freight shipping

When it comes to freight shipping, there are many different options to get your products, materials, and other items where they need to go. With so many options available, it can be difficult to determine which solution is right for your shipment. That is why the experts at C&D Logistics have compiled some information outlining... READ MORE

Full Truckload vs. Less-than-truckload Shipping

Full Truckload vs. Less Than Truckload

If your business needs to ship many products, materials, or other items, it is crucial to understand the differences between full truckload vs. less than truckload shipping. To help you determine which freight service is right for your needs, the experts at C&D Logistics have compiled some information on each shipping method and when they... READ MORE

What is Dry Van Shipping?

Dry Van Shipping Benefits

If you need to ship products, materials, or other goods, there are many freight shipping options to consider. With so many options available, it can be difficult to determine which solution is best for your shipment, time constraints, and budget. If you are looking for a reliable, safe, and cost-effective LTL or FTL option, dry... READ MORE

Important Winter Shipping Considerations

Winter Shipping

As temperatures begin to drop and snow starts to fall, shipping can become more complex than usual. While ice and snow may make freight shipping more difficult, goods still need to be delivered from point A to point B regardless of the weather conditions. To ensure that your shipments reach their destination on time and... READ MORE

Why Should You Use Same-Day Shipping?

Same-Day Shipping

When two-day shipping was first announced, it changed the world of logistics forever. As consumer demand increased over time, however, it became clear that two-day shipping was no longer fast enough. To meet this increased demand for fast shipments, many couriers and logistics providers started offering same-day shipping solutions. This method of shipping is currently... READ MORE

Things to Consider When Choosing a Freight Forwarder

Freight Forwarding

If you need to ship large orders but do not have time to worry about the logistics, a freight forwarder may be the perfect solution. A freight forwarder is an organization that specializes in logistics and acts as an agent for other businesses that need to ship products or materials. By using their network and... READ MORE