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How CMC Affects LTL Rates

How CMC Affects LTL Rates

For convenience and cost, LTL shipping is a common option for businesses who want to get their product safely from Point A to Point B without paying full truckload rates. Unfortunately, a shipping surcharge could be raising your rates without your knowledge. If you’re...

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LTL or Parcel Shipping?

LTL or Parcel Shipping?

Changes in the fee structure of LTL freight shipping, such as cubic minimum capacity (or CMC), have many wondering whether they should be shipping parcel or LTL. In the past, choosing between the two was as simple as calculating shipment weight. 150 pounds and up...

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Can a 3PL Handle Parcel Services?

Can a 3PL Handle Parcel Services?

One of the most common questions we get is seemingly simple: Can a 3PL handle parcel services? In terms of logistics, the answer is “no.” But with the team at Amware, you could save money and make your process easier with a little help. But first, let’s start with the...

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