How to Hire the Right Carrier

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Feb 5, 2019 12:42:29 PM

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Finding a carrier you can trust with your shipment can be a difficult, looming task. Whether you’re going through a broker or working directly with a carrier, it’s important that you take the time to verify their credentials and gain insight into their service history.

While price is often the make-or-break-it factor in a decision process, there are several other things to consider before going with the cheapest option. Below is a quick list to help make sure you connect with carriers that are not only legitimate, but are also a good fit for your business. If you're new to freight we recommend starting with our Top Freight Questions Answered post. 

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Topics: Freight, Transportation Management, Capacity, Communication, Business, Marketplace, Carrier

Evaluating Your Freight Vendors | A Note From Our CEO

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Mar 12, 2018 12:06:15 PM

If you're a Logistics Manager, you've probably answered many phone calls from eager brokers trying to earn your business. One of those days, you answer the phone in a good mood and think "Why not? Let's give them a shot". But your mood quickly sours—they lowball the price and fail to source a truck to move your goods.

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Topics: Transportation Management, Brokers, Efficiency, Business, CEO

State of Transportation Management Systems: Trends to track in 2017

Posted by The Emerge Editorial Staff on Jan 11, 2018 6:43:42 PM

What new trends and opportunities will emerge for both shippers and software vendors this year in the transportation management systems (TMS) market? We gathered three of our top supply chain software analysts to see where they think the market is headed.

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Topics: Transportation Management

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