The Best Practices of LTL Shipping
MAY 18, 2016
Unfortunately, carriers have made figuring out best practices and freight pricing difficult, but you can simplify the process if you know how to distinguish different modes of shipping, when to use less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping, and how combining LTL shipping with other modes of shipping will provide the greatest benefit. Understanding the Different Modes of Shipping. LTL shipping is used for packages that typically weigh between 150 and 10,000 pounds.