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The Importance of Digitizing Your BOL

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We may be living in the digital age but there are still shippers who are handwriting their BOLs. Handwriting a BOL can cause a variety of problems. Here’s why you should ditch the pen and paper and create your BOL digitally. BOL TMS RSS

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The Ultimate Guide to Transportation Management Systems

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Transportation management systems (TMS) are a staple of the shipping industry. Those systems scale from big, robust, and expensive systems to smaller, more hands-on and affordable systems, and everything in between.

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How Covid is Affecting the Spot Market and How to Navigate It

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Covid-19 has impacted just about every facet of our lives, and for many people their livelihoods as well. For those of us in the transportation industry it has greatly impacted business, especially in the spot market. Reporting RSS In The News

Freight Cost Increases: 2 Ways to Manage Them

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General rate increases (GRIs) are a routine part of the shipping industry, and while they do not directly affect contracted rates, they do help to give you an idea of what to expect when you are negotiating your rates with your carriers each year.

Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.

Three Lessons Businesses Learned in 2020

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2020 forced many businesses to change processes and innovate in ways that allow for productivity with a reduced number of employees physically on the job, and it doesn’t appear that remote work is going anywhere anytime soon.

Why It's Time to Throw Out Your Routing Guides

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There are more benefits than a positive ROI to adding a TMS to your workflow

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Many companies fall into an in-between space within their shipping processes. They ship enough to have direct rates but not enough to justify a pricey transportation or freight management system. Freightview occupies that sweet spot in the market. TMS RSS

Basics of Freight

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When you work in the freight world it is easy to get caught up in the jargon and forget that knowledge that seems basic isn’t for people who aren’t in the industry so here's a crash course into the truck freight world.

How a TMS Can Help Your Small Business

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Transportation management systems aren’t just for large shipping operations. Small and large operations alike can benefit from a company like Freightview. TMS RSS

Implementing Supply Chain Network Design

Companies want to maximize service levels, but they also want to cut costs. These goals are often at odds with one another. How do you find the optimum balance? This guide offers hands-on advice that will help you use network design to achieve successful results.

Your Guide to LTL Freight

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Freightview offers multi-mode shipping, but we first built our platform around your LTL shipping needs. Hundreds of companies trust us to help them manage their freight. We offer a concise, easy-to-use interface and we know our way around LTL freight.

Grow Your Margins by Marking Up Your Freight

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Here at Freightview, our goal is to help you keep your shipping costs low by streamlining reporting, tracking, booking, and quoting, but we allow you to take these savings one step further.

5 Traits of a Great Carrier Partner

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5 Benefits of Adding a Transportation Management System to your Workflow

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Many companies fall into an in-between space within their shipping processes. They ship enough to have direct rates but not enough to justify a pricey TMS system. Freightview occupies that sweet spot in the market. TMS RSS

A Recruiter’s Guide To Hiring In 2021

With vaccination rates rising, consumers spending more money, and people returning to offices, the job market is going through a period of unprecedented adjustment. As the New York Times observed, “It’s a weird moment for the American economy.” And recruiting professionals are caught in the middle. To make the most of this disruption, you need to understand the economic drivers, develop a strong strategy for unearthing valuable talent, and use the latest tech tools to get the job done. Read this guide to get your recruiting practice ready to thrive in the new normal.

3 Common Mistakes in Shipping and How to Avoid Them

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Shipping is an integral part of your company and directly contributes to its success, so it is important to really take a step back and ensure you are operating as efficiently as you possibly can.

4 Ways To Cut Shipping Costs

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3 Benefits of Working with Multiple Carriers

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Webinar Alert: Taking Your TMS Beyond Your Shipping Department

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A transportation management system is a valuable tool, and it seems obvious that your logistics team would have access to this kind of tool but it can go beyond your basic logistics functionalities. A good TMS helps to streamline the process from quoting all the way to paying the carriers for moving your freight. Webinars RSS

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Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

Shipping 101

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When you work in the freight world it is easy to get caught up in the jargon and forget that knowledge that seems basic isn’t for people who aren’t in the industry so here's a crash course into the freight world. FAQ RSS

3 Ways to Manage your LTL Costs

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A majority of our customer base is primarily less-than-truckload (LTL) shippers so we are no stranger to this shipping option and all that it entails. Your LTL carriers have a specific pricing structure that you will fall into, but there are still things you can do to make sure you are being as cost-effective as possible when it comes to your LTL shipping.

A Transportation Management System Offers a Positive ROI

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Implementing a Transportation Management System (TMS) to your workflow can seem like a really big decision-- especially because it is an added business cost.

Why Your TMS Should Go Beyond Your Logistics Department

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New Supply Chain Design Software Benefits Calculator

Curious how much can you potentially save by optimizing your supply chain network? Our benefits calculator helps you find out.

A TMS Can Benefit Your Entire Company

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A transportation management system is a valuable tool, and it seems obvious that your logistics team would have access to this kind of tool but it can go beyond your basic logistics functionalities.

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Transportation Management Systems: 101

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Transportation management systems (TMS) are a staple of the shipping industry. Those systems scale from big, robust, and expensive systems to smaller, more hands-on and affordable systems, and everything in between.

Six Steps for Successful Change Management

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Change management is the term we use to describe all the various approaches to prepare and support individual employees and teams to make any sort of organizational change. Implementing change within an organization can be really difficult. But, there are things you can do as a leader to make change easier and to reduce any negative pushback from employees. TMS RSS

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How Shippers Can Do More With Less

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A lot of us are trying to effectively do our jobs and serve our customers right now with less manpower and lower budgets than we’re used to. It’s tough, but it is the reality we are currently living in. We are all trying to do more with less. TMS RSS

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Just in Time vs. Just in Case: What’s the Way Forward for Supply Chains?

Just-in-time supply chains worked just fine — until they didn’t. Is more inventory the answer? It’s not a binary solution. Read this latest GEP paper to learn how enterprises can ensure adequate supplies without running excess inventory.

Interlining Your Freight

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Interline shipping is a solution used when two or more carriers are are used to complete a shipment. Regional freight carriers have specific coverage areas, and they will often enlist help from a partner carrier to help complete a pickup or delivery. Carrier Connections RSS

3 Benefits of a Multi-Carrier Strategy

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When it comes to deciding what your shipping department should look like, and what kind of solution you should utilize it will likely be just as unique as your business. One solution you can choose to utilize is building a multi-carrier network to work with. There are certain benefits that come with utilizing multiple freight carriers. TMS RSS

Digital BOLs and Why They Are Important

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We may be living in the digital age but there are still shippers who are handwriting their BOLs. Handwriting a BOL can cause a variety of problems. Here’s why you should ditch the pen and paper and create your BOL digitally. BOL TMS RSS

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How Much is Carrier Dwell Time Costing You?

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The end of year will be here before we know it, which means its time to analyze some budgets. You may be wondering how keep your shipping costs minimal, and your carrier dwell time could be contributing to your inability to negotiate lower freight charges. Carrier Connections RSS

Going to Market Smarter in the New Economy

In 2021, as companies continue to move more functions online, employees will take a more virtual -- and flexible -- mindset and lifestyle in parallel to the digitization of businesses. To succeed, you must change the way you conceive and build new products as a digital business. Download the report today to discover more!