For Customers » Freight Shipping · Updated January 17, 2024

Crates and Freight Shipping | CitizenShipper

A crate is a large shipping box, usually made of wood. It serves for shipping heavy items made of different materials, as well as fragile items. Unlike cardboard boxes that can easily dent, crates provide high protection for your precious goods. Freight is the transportation of goods in bulk. Any shipment over 150 lbs is

For Customers » Freight Shipping · Updated January 17, 2024

What is FOB? What does it mean in the Shipping Industry? | Citizenshipper

FOB is a term in the shipping industry, which is a short version for Free On Board. Historically it described the transfer of title and liability from buyer to seller and was used just for goods transported by sea. Since then, the term has expanded, and FOB includes all transportation types, and it’s important to

24/7 shipping » For Customers · Updated February 23, 2024

What is Cargo Insurance? Few Basics Things You Need to Know

You want your cargo to have as much insured as possible. You don’t want to end up receiving your goods damaged and not being able to get the money in an amount that would actually cover the occurred damages. Every carrier has carrier liability coverage. Yet, carrier liability coverage is very limited. Typically, it is

For Customers » Freight Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

What are the Basics of Cargo Insurance?

Shipping veterans know that when you’re sending freight long distances there is a chance that issues will arise and negatively impact the delivery. Natural disasters and vehicle accidents are just two reasons why having the correct type of cargo insurance is extremely important.

24/7 shipping » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

How to Ship Pallets to Amazon FBA?

FBA stands for Fulfillment by Amazon, meaning that from the moment the pallets with your product arrived at their warehouse, Amazon is taking over the storage, the delivery, the returns, and the customer service. FBA Amazon sellers benefit from the Amazon shipping infrastructure and offer Amazon Prime two-day and same-day delivery.  Amazon has 75 logistic

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For Customers » Freight Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

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Production companies of small or medium size often find it difficult to set up distribution. The supply and demand for transportation services vary all the time, which of course affects the cost of doing business. Over the years, countless articles were written on the importance of freight transportation. Advice for small business owners routinely includes

Freight Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

How to determine freight class during Shipping? | Citizenshipper

Sometimes freight classes can seem arbitrary. You might assume the class of an item of freight would be based on weight and size, and nothing more. That might make things simpler, but it isn’t strictly the case. When determining freight class, a whole lot of other factors are taken into account along with weight and

Freight Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

4 Types of freight transportation | Citizenshipper

Freight waits for no man. Enormous wealth and industry are devoted to moving vast amounts of goods in the shortest possible time. The right mode of freight transportation can make or break a business or manufacturer, and millions of dollars go into improving each mode every year. Given the scale of the freight transportation, it’s

Freight Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

How to ship freight? | Everything you need to Know

Congratulations! If you’re looking to ship freight, you probably own a growing business with a few orders and POs to its name. You’re not alone. Businesses of any size are concerned about the cost of shipping. What method is best for you? And how can you keep costs low? Whether you’re shipping industrial tools or

Freight Shipping · Updated January 16, 2024

What weight is considered freight? | Citizenshipper

It can be hard to know for sure if what you’re shipping is freight. It can seem subjective whether a package is a parcel or freight but there are certain guidelines to let you know the difference. A key indicator is whether you’re shipping an item or items. Most individual packages you can ship by