Tag: shipping

Peak Season Delays Beginning to Develop in Europe & Asia

In today’s post, we take a brief look at a perennial problem in the ocean freight shipping industry: peak season delays. Per a recent report by Drewry Maritime Research, an… Read more »

Dimensional Weight – Why Size Matters

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Have you ever scheduled freight for shipment, only to have your forwarder come back and tell you that the “chargeable weight” or “dimensional weight” was three or four times more… Read more »

Where Have All the Freighters Gone?

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Our customers tell us that, in most cases, if they need overnight air freight something has gone drastically wrong. The situation usually goes something like this: Either your customer needs… Read more »

The Journey – Part 4

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As promised, the next leg of The Journey takes place in the early 60’s and we are in Detroit, MI (actually my family lived in Ann Arbor right down the… Read more »