Category: Carriers

4 Reasons why it might be time to switch carriers

By Millennium Logistics 25 June, 2017

  Let’s face it, it is always easier to stick with an incumbent provider instead bringing in a new partner.  The reasons are many, including I.T. connectivity, customer service, sales familiarity, and knowledge of your business. However sticking with your current carrier might not always be the best option for your business. Here are four […]

How to Handle Lost or Damaged Freight

By Millennium Logistics 17 July, 2016

  In one way or another, shipping is a major part of everyone’s life. There are various types of shipping, for different purposes, but one thing all types of shipping have in common is the fact that lost or damaged freight is a common and inevitable occurrence. In these instances, determining who is responsible for […]

How to Attract the Best Carriers

By Millennium Logistics 06 March, 2016

  With a current demand for shipping and outpaced capacity, carriers are constantly working hard to operate more efficiently. Even with significant demand growth, the majority of asset-based trucking companies are concerned about regulations, rising trailer costs and recruiting new drivers; which leads to their unpreparedness to add capacity. Considering the things aforementioned, how can shippers attract (and […]