Why Customer Experience Matters Most

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Customer Experience Matters Most

Customer experience is the impression customers have of a brand as a whole throughout all aspects of the buying and service journey. The customer experience creates their view of a company and impacts factors related to the bottom-line including revenue, customer growth and retention. In business, the primary touchpoints that create the customer experience are people,… Read more »

Best Practices for Shipping Perishable Product

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Best practices for shipping perishable foods

,When it comes to shipping product, a lot goes into ensuring a satisfactory delivery. When temperature sensitive product is added to the equation, it’s important that shippers use extra caution. Here are four steps shippers should follow to ensure perishable products get shipped with ease. Understand Temperature’s Effect on Perishable Products The first step is… Read more »

Produce Season – Understanding Safe Transportation

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Produce Season Safe Transport During Hot Weather

Produce season is an exciting time each year in the transportation industry and for produce shippers across the country. As we see an increase in produce being moved around the country, there are key safety guidelines that need to be followed. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched the Food Modernization Safety Act (FMSA) to… Read more »

England Logistics Podcast Network Ep 17 | Senior Leadership Roundtable Pt. 3

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Podcast Network Senior Leadership Roundtable ep 3

A few members of our senior leadership team gathered together a little over a week ago to record a discussion of the current challenges faced by our nation. We asked them to give us ten minutes of their time. What resulted was an emotional 90 minutes as the group reflected on displays of heroism, perseverance,… Read more »

England Logistics Podcast Network Ep 16 | Senior Leadership Roundtable Pt. 2

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Podcast Network Senior Leadership Roundtable how to be a leader

A few members of our senior leadership team gathered together a little over a week ago to record a discussion of the current challenges faced by our nation. We asked them to give us ten minutes of their time. What resulted was an emotional 90 minutes as the group reflected on displays of heroism, perseverance,… Read more »

England Logistics Podcast Network Ep 15 | Senior Leadership Roundtable Pt. 1

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England Logistics Podcast Network Ep 15 Senior Leadership Roundtable A New World Earthquake

A few members of our senior leadership team gathered together a little over a week ago to record a discussion of the current challenges faced by our nation. We asked them to give us ten minutes of their time. What resulted was an emotional 90 minutes as the group reflected on displays of heroism, perseverance,… Read more »

How to Protect from Freeze: What You Should Know

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Protect Your Shipments from Freeze

When it’s winter in North America, it brings many challenges to the trucking industry. Several of the products that are shipped cross-country require Protection From Freeze (PFF) in the winter months. These products include liquids, produce, perishable foods, batteries, and paint. To reduce the risk of potential claims, take the time to ensure these products… Read more »

Why Capacity is Still King

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Carrier Capacity is Still King in Transportation

When it comes to selling products, retailers and manufacturers rely heavily on truck capacity and their availability to move materials. When there is no container capacity, products will remain at their origin. This costs the manufacturer and retailer precious time and money. Lack of truck capacity also presents a problem for consumers, because the products… Read more »

The 2020 Outlook for Third-Party Logistics Companies

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2020 Outlook for Third Party Logistics Companies

The holiday decorations are long removed. Over-the-road fleet drivers are rested, independent contractors and owner-operator truckers have returned to the open road. We are now many weeks into 2020. The next few quarters are setting up in support of the strong offerings of third-party logistics (3PL) companies as primary transportation service providers.   Third-Party Logistics… Read more »

Preparing for 2020

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Preparing for 2020

We are now moving into the time when most domestic shippers are busy preparing for the coming 2020 year in full-truckload transportation. Variables such as global trade, GDP, the retail landscape, domestic trucking capacity and intermodal rates have industry analysts and economists forecasting an upcoming ‘bumpy ride.’ With the possibility of unstable markets ahead, here… Read more »