The largest privately-held freight company in North America, Estes Express provides direct service to all 50 states. In 1931, Estes founder W.W. Estes first began hauling livestock in rural Virginia.
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Many carriers are willing to negotiate accessorial fees for repeat customers.
Have your freight packaged correctly and ready to depart at the loading dock or on the forklift at the time of the pickup.
Have all of the necessary shipping documents filled out correctly and ready for the driver when they arrive for the pickup.
LTL freight‚Äôs flexibility, versatility, and cost-effectiveness have attracted new shippers from a variety of industries, including eCommerce. As retailers work to maintain supply lines, keep up with inventory, and meet shipping deadlines, moving smaller shipments more frequently through LTL carriers offers a viable and cost-saving solution.
Multi-stop truckload shipping is a method of full-truckload (FTL) shipping utilized when a shipper needs to make multiple drop-offs along a specified route. If you are deciding whether to use multiple LTL shipments or a multi-stop truckload, you should contact carriers to find out which is more cost-effective for your situation.
LTL ground freight shipping refers to shipments that are grouped on a single truck and transported together. This allows shippers to only pay for the space they need instead of paying for a full truckload.