Grant Crawford

Grant Crawford
Grant Crawford leads the Emerge Team of logistic industry experts as President. A respected industry veteran, Grant brings three decades of experience going back to when FedEx Ground was just a start up – a perfect fit for Emerge as the team executes future growth opportunities. As FedEx grew to become a household name, Grant held several positions across the U.S. including Service Center Manager, Managing Director of Operations and VP of International Operations (FedEx Freight) which included the company’s expansion into Canada. From there, Grant moved on to become President of Roadrunner Freight and then Executive VP and Chief Customer Officer for Synter Resource Group where he remains the current Vice Chairman.
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5 Tips to Help Reduce Freight Spend

Posted by Grant Crawford on Mar 12, 2019 11:48:44 AM

If you've found yourself paying more for your freight, you’re not alone. In fact, the CSCMP’s State of Logistics Report notes, “The costs of shipping goods and services is rising, as seen by increased capacity rates, which is leading to higher supply chain costs for corporations, and the consolidation of smaller trucking and logistics companies that cannot keep pace.”

With increased demand for freight and a rising driver shortage, saving money where you can has never been more crucial. We've put together 5 strategic methods you can use to reduce your freight spend. 

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Topics: Efficiency, Business, Marketplace


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