As the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals prepares to issue a final decision in the American Trucking Assns.’ (ATA) case against the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regarding the restart and rest break changes to the driver hours of service rules, the trucking industry should be preparing for the impacts those changes may have on their operations.
The industry finds itself in a “hope for the best and prepare for the worst” position concerning the litigation and the July 1...Read Full Story
Three Types of Courier Service
A courier service in its most basic form is the capability to collect and deliver an item. For example, a messenger or carrier collects from a customer using a van, a bicycle, or even on foot and then goes straight to the recipient with the goal of delivering the item/package and get the signature from someone in the delivery point.
A closer examination of the courier services industry will reveal that there are at least three major types. The first one is...Read Full Story
Freight sales representatives can bring in a good deal of money when they choose to add air transport services to their portfolio. However while many shipping firms offer partial and whole truckload distribution, not all offer air freight solutions to clients. The increasing need for on-time shipping is resulting in shipping firms expanding their portfolio of plane freight services. With regard to transportation, for sales reps who are seeking to give a boost to their commission payments from...Read Full Story
Intellect Technologies has combined our employees’ years of experience in the logistics industry and technology fields to develop Intellect eFreight – a robust and all inclusive solution for Freight Forwarders, Brokers, NVOCCs and 3PL’s. It is a single platform, web-based system, eFreight manages import and export, air freight, ocean, and land freight operations.Intellect’s Intellect eFreight solution has been designed and developed to provide accessibility, integration, manageable workflows...Read Full Story
A freight forwarding software is proved to be an ideal solution for logistic industry and transportation. This software facilitates freight forwarders and customers to keep track of items when shipping from one place to another destination. Taking from small packages to large placed shipments, this software provides solution by tracking the goods and providing status of them. There is various freight companies undertaking market research and adopt the latest software solution to have...Read Full Story
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