Cubiscan Blog

Sean Fletcher

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Packing Green

Mar 03, 2023 |

When we think of going green, we often think of renewable energies, electric vehicles, and sustainable farming, but green sustainability extends far beyond this into every facet of the global market. A recent report by the Boston Reporting Group (BCG), claims that “the shipping industry contributes 3% of worldwide greenhouse gas emissions,...

Tags| warehouse efficiency, dimensional data, shipping

Profile Pricing: A Simpler Way

Feb 02, 2023 |

Freight Class can be complicated and confusing for new shippers working with an LTL. Freight Class, as defined by the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA), is a way “to establish a commodity’s transportability”. In other words, it’s a classification system built to provide a standard of pricing of carrier services.

The NMFTA...

Tags| shipping, LTL

Shipper- Carrier Pledge

Feb 02, 2023 |

In all competitive markets, a struggle often arises between buyers and sellers. Depending on the economy, the market may favor one side over the other. The shipper-carrier relationship is no different. As carriers seek to stay competitive, shippers seek better deals. In this market, a major point of contention is determining pricing for capacity...