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Why Freight Class Matters

When it comes to less than truckload (LTL) transportation rates, accurate freight classification can be your best asset. By selecting the correct codes up front, you’ll avoid post-shipment reclassification charges from carriers. The National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) system was developed as a standard to determine the shipment difficulty (transportability) of freight with varying specifications based on four criteria: Handling - How much work is required to load and unload the freight? Freight requiring specific handling procedures, such as fragile freight, will negatively impact the carrier’s...
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Container Loading Format Showdown

Are you spending too much on ocean freight? Do you find that your freight doesn't have enough support during shipment? Do you feel like you're essentially paying to ship air or empty space? If you answered yes to any of these questions, it may be time to reconsider your container loading format.
So, how do palletized loads stack up against slip-sheeted loads? And can floor-loads make  a case against slip-sheeted loads? Click here to find out in the Container Loading Format Showdown!
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Operation Sleighbells 2018

Operation Sleighbells 2018 Happy Holidays! For the third year in a row, Port Jersey Logistics donated holiday gifts to children in need through Family and Children Services (FCS) Monmouth's Operation Sleighbells. Port Jersey Logistics is appreciative of all that FCS does for the community and is honored to have sponsored 99 families through the toy drive. About FCS Monmouth: "With 109 years of history, Family & Children’s Service (FCS) is the oldest, private nonprofit social service agency in Monmouth County and a leading volunteer organization. We provide compassionate...
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