Category: Logistics Management

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 does Spot Market Freight work?

By Millennium Logistics 17 May, 2017

  Have you ever wondered about how the product you buy from a store ended up there? The complexities of a supply chain and the steps for moving freight to its end location are often overlooked. For manufacturers, suppliers, and retailers, logistics is a top priority to business operations. Accurately planning for efficient transportation routes […]

What are Freight Brokers?

By Millennium Logistics 17 April, 2017

  If you have never worked with a freight broker or are considering working with a freight broker. Here is some general information that will help you better understand how freight brokers work, along with the benefits of working with a freight broker. First, if you are not familiar with what a freight broker is, a […]

Tips for Improving Your Shipping Process

By Millennium Logistics 31 October, 2016

If your business can not afford to hire a 4PL company like Millennium Logistics to create an effective and efficient shipping strategy. Here are some tips to help your business save money on shipping:   1.) Match delivery requirements and fees for common shipments Once you’ve chosen a shipping service provider — such as UPS, […]