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    FMCSA Suspends Hours-of-Service Rules as Covid-19 Hits Big

    With over 1 million infected cases from Coronavirus or COVID-19, U.S is almost near the mark of half a million cases, with the only nation being in the three figures. While the whole world sits home and is in self-isolation,...

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    HOS LAW BY Federal motor carrier safety administration

    HOS Law Suspension Due to Coronavirus

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said Friday evening that truck drivers who are moving goods "in support of emergency relief efforts related to the COVID-19 outbreaks" will temporarily not have to follow the hours-of-service laws, which mandate how many...

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    what is drop shipping defination

    What is Drop Shipping?

    What is Drop Shipping Process? Dropshipping is a type of business model that allows an individual or company to run an online store and sell products to the buyers without actually keeping the inventory themselves. When a dropshipping store receives...

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    reduce warehousing costs

    Tips to Reduce Warehousing Cost

    The economic climate rarely stays stable, profit or loss are part of maintaining a business. Maximizing profits for businesses takes a planned strategy to increase the productivity of the warehouse which includes cutting down operational costs. Reducing warehouse costs is...

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    WHAT IS LTL SHIPPING

    Why LTL Shipping is Right for your Freight

    LTL shipping Less-than-truckload shipping or Less than Load commonly referred to as LTL. LTL shipping is used for the transportation of small freight or when weight doesn’t require the use of an entire truck, generally small shipments. Parcel carriers or...

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    3pl service provider in cambridge,ontario

    Third-Party Logistics with Tenax Transportation

    Third-Party Logistics A 3PL or Third-Party Logistics is outsourcing all or much of a company’s logistics operations to a specialized company. The term 3PL was first introduced in the early 1970s to identify intermodal marketing companies or IMC’s in transportation...

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    supply chain and bad weather

    How You can Prepare Supply Chain for Bad Weather

    The supply chain never looks as vulnerable as they do when bad weather strikes. Mostly trucks face major delays as accidents and poor weather conditions make roads dangerous and, at worst, they suffer accidents of their own. Bad weather conditions...

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    benefit of choosing tenaxx logistics

    Benefits of Choosing Tenaxx Logistics

    Tenaxx Logistics provides customers with the finest in 3PL Warehousing, Transportation and Distribution Services. We comprise a team of expert, dedicated, and highly experienced staff who specializes in providing integrated logistics solutions. We help the company make better choices about...

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    when to use cross docking services

    Why Use Cross Docking?

    What is Cross Docking? Cross-docking is a part of supply chain management that enables a company to transfer goods from one transporting vehicle to another without the need for mid storage of goods in the warehouse. The process carries out...

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    Benefits of choosing tenax transport

    Why Tenax Transport is a Good Solution for all your Transportation Needs?

    Tenax Transport, a transportation company that provides services to the whole of Canada and the USA. We offer our clients with years of experience in the transportation of cargo to short and long distances. Wondering what you can transport? Well,...

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    inbound freight management

    What is Inbound Freight Management and its Benefits?

    Inbound freight management is the process of managing and monitoring the activities involved in inbound shipments that come from suppliers or merchants. Inbound logistics refers to the transportation, storage, and delivery of goods coming into a business. Whether your company...

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    3PL warehouse costs for business

    KNOW ABOUT 3PL WAREHOUSE COSTS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

    If your business is growing and you’re thinking to go for warehousing options, the idea may seem a bit challenging. Warehouses are large facilities that need proper management and maintenance. If you’re planning to build or rent a full warehouse...

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    best order fulfillment strategies for e-commerce

    Best Order Fulfillment Strategies for E-Commerce Businesses

    Order fulfillment Process Order fulfillment is an important phase in a successful e-commerce business, first you fulfill then it is the time you meet your customers and finish the transaction, and if you are new to the business then you...

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    costs of order fulfillment

    Hidden costs of In-House Order Fulfillment

    When you manage your fulfillment and warehousing in-house, you may have faced many obstacles and challenges throughout. Warehousing and inventory management is not so easy process as it seems to be. It needs proper management, planning, and execution otherwise it...

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    some common shipping mistake

    Some Common Shipping Mistakes You Need To Avoid

    The various business needs shipping service for its everyday operation, therefore proper implementation is necessary to avoid any shipping mistakes. It is important to have a look at the following mistakes which you might be doing in the shipping process...

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    pick and pack fulfillment service

    GUIDELINES FOR CHOOSING PICK AND PACK FULFILLMENT SERVICE

    Pick and Pack Fulfillment Pick and pack fulfillment is a process that involves a series of tasks such as picking a sold product, packing it, and then attaching a shipping label and invoice to the product. When all these tasks...

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    LTL freight tracking

    UNDERSTANDING LTL FREIGHT TRACKING TERMS AND ITS BENEFITS

    Suppose you have done all the necessary work from proper packaging to precisely filling out all of the required paperwork, to selecting the correct NMFC freight classification - now the shipment is out for delivery and out of your hands....

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    DRY VAN FREIGHT SHIPPING

    DRY VAN FREIGHT SHIPPING

    Dry van shipping is one of the most popular and widely trusted freight transportation mediums available. It is a preferable means of transportation due to its affordable cost and the number of benefits of having an enclosed trailer throughout the...

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    freight insurance and freight liability

    Freight Insurance vs. Freight Liability

    FREIGHT INSURANCE Freight insurance is also known as cargo insurance does not require you to prove that the carrier was at fault for damage or loss, just that damage or loss occurred. Freight insurance protects your customers and your business...

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    benefits of being a truck driver

    THE BENEFITS OF BEING A TRUCK DRIVER

    Truck drivers serve a crucial purpose for the country’s economy. Trucking plays a major role in logistics and supply chain management. To get logistics and order fulfillment processes to function well together, the need for truck drivers is in high...

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    Guide For FTL Shipping

    Full Truck-Load( FTL) Shipping Guide

    In FTL or Full Truckload shipping, a dedicated trailer is assigned to your freight only, therefore you have the entire available space of a truck to deliver your goods. In the common Less than truckload (LTL) shipping, the available truck...

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    common order fulfillment issues

    Common Order Fulfillment Issues and How to Fix Them

    Order fulfillment is the entire process of warehousing, packaging and delivering of the products to the end customer. The order fulfillment process can vary according to the type of business, inventory management, and supplier selection and is highly complex and...

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    transloading and its advantages

    Transloading and its advantages

    What is transloading? Transloading is a logistics procedure in which the transport of goods requires more than one mode of transport. It’s mainly used where one mode of transport (either land, sea or air) isn’t enough to deliver the goods...

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    advantages and disadvantages of cross-docking

    Cross Docking: Advantages and Disadvantages

    Cross-docking is an order fulfillment procedure that cuts off the requirement of mid-stage storage of goods. If properly managed, it speeds up the picking process and dispatching of goods, thus reducing operating and storage costs. Learning the advantages and disadvantages...

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    LTL and FTL Shipping Rates

    How are LTL and FTL Shipping Rates Determined?

    Multiple factors are involved in deciding how LTL and FTL shipping prices are defined. 1. Distance On the basis of pick up and destination zip codes, carriers determine the distance freight must travel. After calculating the distance, they use the...

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    Heavy Haul Trucking

    Safety Tips For Heavy Haul Trucking

    Heavy Haul Trucking Heavy haul trucking demands careful execution and planning in order to ensure the safety of both equipment and people. Here we mentioned safety hauling tips that will help you to move your load safely: • Check the...

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    Types of Truck Freight

    Types of Truck Freight

    Dry Van Freight Dry van trailers are enclosed trailers with a flat deck. This is the most common type of trailer used for freight transportation. The box covers the load from the harmful elements of the environment and helps to...

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    What does the Future Holds for TMS in 2019 and Beyond

    Here is a look at what does the future of TMS look like • Cloud-based Transport Management Systems: Developers are focusing on developing cloud-based systems, which are cheaper to implement and maintain. With cloud-based TMS, shipping companies no longer required...

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    Reason Behind Spending too much on Delivery Costs

    1. Planning and management Still using pen and paper or spreadsheets in your day-to-day workflow? Using email and phone to communicate with logistics providers and customers is time-consuming and costly. Start using advance delivery management software to assist you in...

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    BUYING VS. LEASING A TRUCK FOR YOUR FLEET?

    Pros and Cons of Buying and leasing a truck for your fleet Which one is a better choice " lease or buys trucks for your fleet"? It all depends on you, your fleet, and your desired financial situation. Here we...

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    Effective Inbound Freight Management

    Inbound freight deals with the delivery of raw materials or goods coming into a business. Efficiently managing the inbound flow of goods to your business is getting more complex as customer demands increase in terms of their expectations of service...

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    Role of PNC file in Freight Damage Claims

    If your goods get damaged by the carrier you will need to file a formal complaint, or freight damage claims, to receive a refund for your damaged goods. Since the freight carriers and their insurance companies are working with experts...

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    Shipping Procedures

    What are the Shipping Procedures?

    The transport system in Canada provides a wide range of services for both small scale and large scale customers who are situated in and around the North American region. The procedures associated with the shipping of goods using the Tenax...

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    Ways For Packaging LTL Freight in Tight Capacity

    In order to correctly package your freight, you must know about the usage of crates and pallets. Crates are wooden containers used to organize freight while pallets are portable platforms used to package freight, and are often needed by carriers....

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    Transport solution for Dry Goods

    What are the Transport Solutions for Dry Goods?

    What are Dry Goods? The term "Dry Goods" often refers to commercial commodities that do not require specialized storage systems. The term is most commonly used for different kinds of textiles as well as clothing. It also describes food that...

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    What are the Transport Solutions for Dry Goods?

    Transportation of Dry Goods

    In this strong consumer society, the demand for dry goods shipping is continuously rising, making this a vital industry. Everyday Thousands of trucks are driving up and down the highways transporting a variety of products for both business and consumers....

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    Shipping of Frozen Items

    Things to Remember When Shipping Frozen Items

    In the world of transportation, the transporting of frozen items or perishable items is the most challenging task. To be sure, there is technology available to make these kinds of long-range transfers possible, but they are still tricky and need...

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    Difference between FTL and LTL Shipping

    UNDERSTANDING THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN FTL AND LTL SHIPPING

    When shipping freight with Tenax Transport, there are various options available. It comes with the complexity of having to decide whether you want to ship Less-than-truckload (LTL) or Full Truckload (FTL). In North America especially, these are the two commonly...

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    Tips To Save On Your LTL Shipments

    Basically, the whole concept of LTL (less-than-truckload) shipping is to save money and only pay for the space you use instead of paying for the whole truck. The transit will take a long time, but it will be much cheaper...

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    Transporting Perishable Goods

    Learn About Transporting Perishable Goods

    Keeping perishable goods at the right temperature is necessary for ensuring the safety and quality of the products. People expect the foods they buy – such as fruits, vegetables, seafood, meat, and dairy products – to have a tempting appearance...

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    Public warehouse storage

    Public Warehouse: A Solution for Temporary Storage of your Goods

    What Is Public Warehouse? A public warehouse offers you the best solution for all your temporary storage of goods on a short or long-term basis. A public warehouse provides short or long-term storage to companies on a monthly basis. Public...

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    Cargo Insurance and Its types

    Cargo Insurance and Its types

    What Is Cargo Insurance? In accordance with the law, all carriers should carry a minimum amount of insurance, referred to as carrier liability. But, carrier liability provides very limited coverage, and anything from natural disasters to vehicle accidents or even...

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    ROLE OF BIG DATA IN THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY

    ROLE OF BIG DATA IN THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY

    WHAT IS BIG DATA? Big data is a term that refers to a vast amount of data stored in either a structured or unstructured form. The vast size of this cloud-based information makes it nearly impossible to store and process...

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    Importance of Cargo Fumigation

    IMPORTANCE OF CARGO FUMIGATION IN SHIPPING

    What is Fumigation? Fumigation is a process of killing pests, termites or any other harmful living organisms to prevent the transfer of exotic organisms. Fumigation is implemented, by suffocating or poisoning the pest, within an area of specified space by...

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    Road Freight services

    Top Benefits of Using Road Freight Services

    It is practically very difficult nowadays to settle on a transport service company because of the fact that there are a lot of options because of the explosion of the transport service industry in any part of the world over...

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    Blockchain in transporting company

    The Future Presented by the Blockchain in Transportation Industry

    People involved in transportation are recognizing the opportunity blockchain represents for the industry. The Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), for example, was created as an open forum to those in the industry interested in leading the evolution of the supply chain...

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    Image of Flatbed Trailer Truck

    What is Flatbed Shipping?

    Flatbed Shipping is the transportation of cargo that does not fit or utilizes standard truck trailers, which is oversize in dimensions or which cannot be transported in a closed trailer environment. A flatbed’s structure allows forklifts and cranes to load...

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    Temperature controlled truck driving in Canada

    Tips for shipping temperature-sensitive goods

    Temperature-sensitive shipping is the transport of goods that are sensitive to climate conditions. Shipping temperature-sensitive goods is not a matter of merely keeping your items cool through transit. Extreme temperatures in each direction can cause spoilage, whether you're shipping pharmaceuticals...

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    Glossary of Freight Transportation Terms

    All-in Line Haul: FSC + Line Haul.   Backhaul (Head haul): The return movement of a transportation vehicle from its delivery point back to its point of origin.   Consignee: The consignee is the individual person or location that receives the freight being...

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    Truck Driving on a foggy highway at Ontario Canada

    When Driving In A Low-Visibility Situation You Should Follow These Tips

    Driving in Low-visibility and Bad Weather: Drivers often experienced limited visibility in adverse weather conditions such as heavy snowfall, downpours, thick fog and blowing dust or smoke. Your responsibility as a safe driver is to know how to adjust your...

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    Tablet used in driving self drive truck for transportation.

    What are Self-Driving Trucks?

    Self-driving trucks are also known as autonomous or "driverless" trucks. Autonomous trucks consist of sensors and software to control, navigate, and operate the vehicle, other technology would include features like emergency braking, blind spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping,...

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    INCOTERMS are commercial agreements shipping and transportation in international trade.

    What are INCOTERMS?

    The Incoterms or International Commercial Terms are a list of specific commercial agreements published by the ICC or International Chamber of Commerce related to international commercial law. INCOTERM represents an agreement that governs the responsibility of sellers and buyers while...

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    CIF and FOB are commonly used INCOTERM agreements used for shipping and transportation.

    Difference Between CIF and FOB?

    CIF and FOB are commonly used INCOTERM agreements. INCOTERM represents an agreement that governs the responsibility of sellers and buyers while shipping in international trade. The purpose of this system is to help orderly international trade by providing agreement structure...

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    Breakbulk Cargo in transport

    What is Breakbulk Cargo?

    Breakbulk is general cargo that does not fit in or utilizes common shipping containers or intermodal shipping containers. But it is also different from bulk shipping in which cargo such as grain or oil is transported. Breakbulk cargo is always...

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    Oversize Load Limitation in Ontario Canada

    Oversize Load Limitation in Ontario Canada

    In road transport, an oversized or overweight load is a load that exceeds the standard legal dimensions or weight limits. The legal size and weight limits may vary between countries and regions within a country. Here we will talk about...

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    What is Intermodal Freight Transport ?

    What is Intermodal Freight Transport ?

    Intermodal Freight Transport associated with the transportation of freight in an intermodal container, using multiple modes of transportation like ship, rail or trucks, without any handling of the freight when changing modes of transportation. This process reduces cargo handling which...

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    Flexitank in transportation

    What is Flexitank ?

    Flexitank is a bulk liquid storage unit, made of multiple layers of polyethylene with an outer coating of woven polypropylene. Flexitank is used for transportation of any non-hazardous liquids by simply placing them in a 20foot standard container, it basically...

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    Freight and Shipping in transporting goods

    Difference between Freight and Shipping

    Freight and Shipping are two interrelated terms in which you are paying someone to deliver what you have to send. But they are two different methods of transporting goods from one place to another where freight is something heavy or...

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    Importance of Transportation Management

    How Transportation Management Helps Your Company

    Transportation is known as the movement of the people, goods, and animals from one source to another. Transportation is important because it enables trade between humans, which is an essential part for the development of the civilizations. While Transport Management...

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    Things to Know While Transporting Dangerous Goods

    Things to Know While Transporting Dangerous Goods in Ontario Canada

    Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Act and Regulations is to ensure public safety and remains focused on the prevention of incidents when dangerous goods are being handled, offered for transport or transported by road, rail, air, or water (marine). How...

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    Expedited Shipping in Transport industry

    What is Expedited Shipping?

    Expedited Shipping - What it really is ? Expedited shipping is the another shipping method of sending a parcel at a faster rate than would normally be customary. It is used by number of companies and businesses daily all around...

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    Freight Transport Between USA & Canada

    Freight Transport Between USA & Canada

    The United States and Canada have a very close trading relationship going back centuries. With the arrival of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), this relationship went even deeper. Today, on an average, the two countries have an annual...

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    Transport Companies

    Critical Issues to Remember when Dealing with Transport Companies

    The transport company faces stiff competition from other rivaling competitors in the same line of business. Hence it's always necessary to treat specific matters with importance. Extra expenses do not fall under the category of the experiences customers want to...

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