Saia is an LTL carrier that was founded in Louisiana in 1924. Its direct service area covers the contiguous U.S. It is currently headquartered in Johns Creek, Georgia.
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When you weigh and measure your cargo, be sure and include any packaging involved and measure from the widest and tallest points of the shipment.
Including any accessorials your shipment will require when you submit your information for an initial quote will help you find the best deal.
Many carriers are willing to negotiate accessorial fees for repeat customers.
Freight classification is determined based on four factors related to an item's transportability: density, stowability, liability, and handling.
You can construct a shipping crate out of any sturdy wood. Just be aware that the weight added by the crate itself will increase the cost to ship it.
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.