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How to Speed Up Your Time Sensitive Quote

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Apr 1, 2017 8:00:00 PM

When you have a time sensitive shipment, waiting is not an option! By preparing the key shipping data for your freight forwarder in advance, you can get an accurate quote and your shipment moving in no time.

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How Proper Packaging Will Help Your Time Sensitive Shipments

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Apr 1, 2017 6:00:00 PM

You can pull off a time sensitive miracle: on time pickup, quick transit, and perfect delivery window; but if your freight arrives damaged that means an unhappy consignee and delayed deadlines for the replacement. That’s why proper packaging is a key to success that most people overlook.

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Topics: time sensitive, Packaging Tips

Optimized Shipping 101: Guide to Making the Best Shipping Decisions

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Apr 1, 2017 6:00:00 PM

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between Volume and Truckload? Our new infographic can help! Learn the different modes of shipping to choose what fits your shipment best!

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Topics: time sensitive, ltl, infographics, Truckload

Time Sensitive Shipping Tips: Infographic

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Apr 1, 2017 5:00:00 PM

GTS moves critical shipments nationally and globally. These tips will help your time sensitive shipments move easily and arrive on time.

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Topics: JIT, Domestic Freight Management, time sensitive, ltl

6 Reasons to Consider Time Sensitive Services For Your High-Value Shipments

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Apr 1, 2017 5:00:00 PM

When you have a high-value shipment, you want to eliminate the chance of theft and damage during transit. By utilizing time sensitive services, you can have more control over your shipment to ensure that it will be delivered on time and safe.

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Topics: time sensitive, cargo theft

How to Make Customized Expedite Work for You

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 30, 2017 4:26:56 PM

 What do you think of when you hear the word expedite? For most people, expedite = expensive.

That’s why they are reserved for only the most important and time-sensitive freight.

But what if there was a way to customize your expedited shipping, walking backwards and step-by-step to find value and make it more economical?

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Topics: Freight, Logistics, JIT, time sensitive

'Tis the Season for Expedited Shipments

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 30, 2017 10:28:42 AM



Many companies ship freight that requires expedited shipping year-round, but there is always an uptick of these types of shipments around the holidays.

This year is no different, and the steady increase of e-commerce means that supply chains need to be more efficient than ever to realize successful fulfillment of their holiday orders.

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To Fight or Expedite? | When It's Time to Switch Modes

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 29, 2017 4:36:53 PM
It’s been a rough start to 2015 – Mother nature seems to be relentless with below zero temperatures and heavy snow storms across the United States and Canada causing a great deal of difficulty for shippers to move inventory. Another pain-point is the West Coast port negotiations, which have been taking place for the last nine months causing a huge backlog of containers. When it comes to shipping, many organizations are suffering from the consequences. Shipments are slowly moving throughout the country or simply sitting at closed docks. As we anxiously wait for spring to arrive and for an agreement to be reached at the West Coast ports, many logistic teams are feeling the pressure to continue to operate as usual and be on time. 
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Topics: time sensitive