Freight News

Family ties brought Matheson back home

C&D Logistics President Dana Matheson featured in the Langley Times | Langley Chamber of Commerce Award Recipient

Football teams often refer to themselves as family so it was not an easy decision for Dana Matheson to walk away. Matheson was an offensive lineman for the St. Mary’s University Huskies, a university in Halifax and he helped the team win the 2002 Vanier Cup as Canadian university champions. But Matheson could see his... READ MORE

A perfect match: 360 Industrial Movers merges with C&D Logistics

C&D Logistics Partners with 360 Industrial Movers

At C&D Logistics, we’re always looking for opportunities to improve the services we offer our customers. For this reason, we are very excited to announce that 360 Industrial Movers, one of the best industrial riggers and movers in the business, has joined our team. This significant addition, which became official on October 1st, creates one... READ MORE

Mythbusting: How 3PLs deliver better logistics

3 Common Myths About Asset-Based vs. Non-Asset-Based Freight Companies | C&D Logistics, Surrey BC

3 Common Myths About Asset-Based vs. Non-Asset-Based Freight Companies It’s easy to fall into the trap of assuming that a third-party logistics provider (3PL) that doesn’t own the shipping assets (trucks, etc.) won’t be able to provide efficient, cost-effective service. But to think this is a mistake. At C&D Logistics, we prove this every day,... READ MORE

Fall 2015 Community Events

Our commitment to the community remains strong going into the Fall. While our role as the BC Lions’ official equipment transportation provider in 2015 is still a solid part of our line-up, there are a few events we’re proud to be participating in this Fall. BBQ off the Bypass – Presenting Sponsor Come taste-test at the... READ MORE

How to Drive a High-Performance Culture

How to Drive a High Performance Culture | Core Values | C&D Logistics | Surrey BC

High performance – every business wants it, but getting there can be a challenge. This month, we focus on a few fundamental steps that can help to create a high-performance culture within your business. Whether you want to improve your construction company, your manufacturing conglomerate or your small business, following these steps will put your company on... READ MORE

The Benefits of Going Driverless

Driverless Vehicles | Shipping | C&D Logistics

In the second of this two-part series exploring both sides of the autonomous vehicle movement, we assess the benefits of driverless vehicles. The driverless car has broad implications for society, for the economy and for individual businesses. In the US alone, it is projected that driverless cars one day will generate approximately $2 trillion a... READ MORE

Driverless Trucks: Not Ready to Deliver

In this two-part series, we’ll explore both sides of the autonomous vehicle movement, starting with the hurdles that need to be cleared before they take over the highways. As a third-party logistics provider, we’re always on the lookout for ways to improve safety and efficiency, enhance service, and reduce costs. A current hot topic in... READ MORE

5 Ways a 3PL Company Can Improve Your Shipping

There are plenty of good reasons to outsource your supply chain to a third-party logistics (3PL) provider. We can’t cover them all here, but the following list highlights the top five areas where a 3PL provider can have the greatest impact on your logistics. Logistics Industry Knowledge Specialization has its advantages. With decades of experience,... READ MORE

Make or Break: 5 Keys to Choosing A Freight Broker

Category: Freight Brokers
Choosing a Freight Broker | 5 Tips from C&D Logistics

Choosing a freight broker for your shipping is a critical business decision.   To ensure you make the right choice, you need to ask the right questions. Here are five things you should ask of any freight broker you are considering using: 1. Are they licensed? This is one of the most important things to... READ MORE

A Successful Langley Family Day Event

As the title sponsor of the 2015 Fraser Valley Family Day Event, the team here at C&D Logistics is proud to announce that together with our major event sponsors we raised just under $12,000 at this year’s family fun event at Langley Events Centre. We split this donation between our three sponsored charities: Langley Animal... READ MORE