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How retail trends are reshaping LTL freight in home delivery

Freight industry is changing LTL and last-mile Home delivery for a low cost Commercial and retail with White glove services More shipments are moving faster and shorter distances So while it is clear that in-store sales are sliding down, the growth in e-commerce is propping up freight volumes. The question then becomes, where is the [...]

Saia’s LTL Division Northeast Expansion On Target for May Launched successful

Less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier Saia Inc. announced plans to expand into the Northeast, with 4 terminals opening in the beginning of May remaining on track and on time. Originally announced in October intentions to expand into the Northeast, telling industry analysts that the region generates about $7 billion in annual freight revenue [...]

Increased Rail Traffic – Highest Week in history for U.S. Rail Intermodal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 26, 2014 – The Association of American Railroads (AAR) today reported increased U.S. rail traffic for the week ending June 21, 2014 with 291,142 total carloads, up 0.9 percent compared with the same week last year. This was the highest week in history for total U.S. intermodal volume, topping the previous [...]

New Century Transportation Shutting Down

New Century Transportation Inc. located at 45 East Park Drive, Westampton, NJ is shutting down and closing operations. New Century Transportation drivers began receiving notices in the mail today that it will permanently shut down its operations and all of its facilities including the facility located at 45 East Park Drive, Westampton, New Jersey and [...]

Truckload Exclusive Use

Rapid Express Freight is proud to offer Exclusive Use of Truck service. Truckload Exclusive Use explained: A freight quote for truckload shipping, also known as full truckload shipping, usually gives you full use of the entire flatbed or van, regardless of how full the trailer is. However, most carriers, after picking up your load [...]

By | 2016-12-26T19:22:12+00:00 January 7th, 2013|Company & Industry News, Truckload|Comments Off on Truckload Exclusive Use

Guaranteed LTL Delivery, From NY-NJ to Florida

Rapid Express Freight, Guaranteed LTL Delivery service (less-than-truckload) and LTR (load-to-ride), We Specialize in picking up in the Northeast to Southeast regions with  a 2 Day delivery,  We line-haul our freight on daily basis Partial and Full truckload between metro New York, New Jersey and most points in Florida. That is faster by a [...]

By | 2017-05-18T02:32:32+00:00 December 14th, 2012|Company & Industry News, LTL, Pallet Rates|Comments Off on Guaranteed LTL Delivery, From NY-NJ to Florida

Pallet Rates Can Save You on High Freight Class and Heavy Shipments

Ever shipped your freight as class 70 just to have the carrier re-classify it as class 125? When this happens, the freight charges sky rockets since the rate of the shipment is based on the freight class. The higher the freight class, the higher your freight charges. Another scenario happening a lot these days is [...]

By | 2016-12-26T19:22:13+00:00 December 14th, 2012|Company & Industry News|Comments Off on Pallet Rates Can Save You on High Freight Class and Heavy Shipments

Special Shipping Services for Fulfillment by Amazon Sellers

If you are a Fulfillment by Amazon seller, you know that offering FBA can help you increase your Amazon sales. Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) enables merchants to store inventory and fulfill orders from an Amazon.com fulfillment center. With this innovative program, you can send inventory to an Amazon fulfillment center; when customers place orders, Amazon [...]

By | 2016-12-26T19:22:13+00:00 December 12th, 2012|Company & Industry News|Comments Off on Special Shipping Services for Fulfillment by Amazon Sellers