Less-Than Truckload Services

LTL Shipments

Is this the right choice for you?

Less-Than Truckload (LTL) freight shipping utilizes truck sharing capacity, shipments are set up through local terminals and distribution centers.

 

Transit times may take longer than full truckload due to the shared payload. However, choosing this shipping option helps reduce the overall cost when shipping products in smaller quantities

Benefits Of LTL Shipping

Understanding shipment requirements can sometimes be difficult.
Let our expert guide help you choose the right decision based on your needs.

01

Pricing.

Can be a fraction of the cost vs full truckload shipments. Rates are calculated on dimensions and classifications.

02

Liability.

Since cargo is palletized or crated the potential risk of damage is drastically reduced.

03

Options.

Access to additional service add-ons, such as; liftgates, residential pickup or delivery and tracking capabilities.

What are Accessorial charges?

Accessorial charges are any additional expenses a customer incurs.

Cargo Packaging

Pallets

This option is best suited if you are shipping items or boxes of the same shape. Stacking them on a pallets then shrink wrapping the entire pallet.

Crates

Choose this option if the items you are shipping are oddly shaped or fragile. Fill the box with packing peanuts or bubble wrap, for maximum protection

Barrels

Best option for shipping bulk liquids or hazardous materials..


Gaylord Boxes

Allows for shipping in a large, single container or on a pallet. “Gaylord” is a generic term for any pallet-sized box for bulk shipping.

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