Smooth movers: How to find a moving company that won’t let you down

Moving is stressful enough without worrying that the company that you hired on whim is reckless and/or unreliable. A good moving company is one that sets your mind at ease and has the experience to foresee any pitfalls before they happen, and gain a good understanding of what they’re moving before the day it happens. Read more about Smooth movers: How to find a moving company that won’t let you down[…]

The‌ ‌importance‌ ‌of‌ ‌freight‌ ‌transportation‌ ‌for‌ ‌small‌ ‌ businesses‌

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 Read more about The‌ ‌importance‌ ‌of‌ ‌freight‌ ‌transportation‌ ‌for‌ ‌small‌ ‌ businesses‌[…]

How to determine freight class during Shipping? | Citizenshipper

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 Read more about How to determine freight class during Shipping? | Citizenshipper[…]

4 Types of freight transportation | Citizenshipper

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 Read more about 4 Types of freight transportation | Citizenshipper[…]

How to ship freight? | Everything you need to Know

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 Read more about How to ship freight? | Everything you need to Know[…]

What weight is considered freight? | Citizenshipper

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 Read more about What weight is considered freight? | Citizenshipper[…]

How much does air freight cost? | Citizenshipper

How much does air freight cost? | Citizenshipper

Moving freight within the continental US is one thing, but going abroad narrows down your choices. You can go with sea freight or air freight, and that’s about it. The former is slower, the latter is faster but more expensive… How much more, though? How much does air freight cost these days, anyway? All transport Read more about How much does air freight cost? | Citizenshipper[…]

How are Freight Rates Calculated? | Citizenshipper

How are Freight Rates Calculated? | Citizenshipper

Calculating freight rates is a thorny task for any shipping service or cargo broker. The final cost depends on a wide variety of factors, not limited to: distance, weight, volume, season, destination and mode of transport. The rate is quoted to the customer with every factor accounted for, so the customer can be spared this Read more about How are Freight Rates Calculated? | Citizenshipper[…]

Freight Shipping Companies and How do they work ?

Freight Shipping Companies and How do they work ?

At CitizenShipper, we act as intermediaries between people in need of freight shipping and the transporters that provide the actual service. We get the same questions daily — What companies ship freight? What is the best freight company? What do freight companies do when the client wants smaller items transported? That’s why we wanted to Read more about Freight Shipping Companies and How do they work ?[…]

Is there a cheaper alternative to Uhaul? | Citizenshipper

Is there a cheaper alternative to Uhaul? | Citizenshipper

If planning a move, you’re probably considering U-Haul truck or cargo trailer rental. Their rates are usually decent, in-town, one-way, or round-trip. But when the destination is halfway across the country, those rental rates go up pretty sharply. So is there a cheaper alternative to U-Haul? There could be quite a few of them, depending Read more about Is there a cheaper alternative to Uhaul? | Citizenshipper[…]