3PL: Do Freight Brokers Get a Bad Rap?

3PL: Do Freight Brokers Get a Bad Rap?

As in any industry, freight brokers come in differing levels of competency and professionalism. Successful and long-standing brokers have succeeded in delivering value, expertise, and timely service while regularly satisfying their clients with an efficient means through which…

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BR Williams Becomes a Diamond Broker

BR Williams Becomes a Diamond Broker

We are excited to announce that we have earned the coveted Diamond Broker status from Truckstop.com, one of the world’s premier connection services between drivers and freight partners. This enables BR Williams to get its clients’ goods from Point A to Point B faster…

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7 Benefits of 3PL You Can’t Afford to Ignore

7 Benefits of 3PL You Can’t Afford to Ignore

As your company grows, you’re always on the lookout for ways to streamline your operations, make processes more efficient, and increase your bottom line – but if you’re like many business owners, you think that third-party logistics, or 3PL, is for “bigger” companies. But…

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What is a Third-Party Logistics Company?

What is a Third-Party Logistics Company?

If you’re like most business owners – particularly those in retail – you’ve heard of 3PL companies. But what is a 3PL company, and how can it help you reach your goals? What’s a Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Company? Third-party logistics, commonly referred to as 3PL,…

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7 Tips to Help You Cut Logistics and Supply Chain Costs

7 Tips to Help You Cut Logistics and Supply Chain Costs

Controlling costs is one of your primary objectives – but how can you do that without cutting quality, too? These seven tips can help you cut logistics and supply chain costs to keep your profit margins healthy. 7 Tips to Saving Money on Logistics & Supply Chain Management Many…

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How to Identify Gaps in Your Logistics Process

How to Identify Gaps in Your Logistics Process

While many supply chains can benefit from improved processes, logistics managers should be careful to identify the real causes and effects that impact the effectiveness of their product movement. Warehouse operations, order management, technology utilization, outsourcing functions,…

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8 Reasons to Find a New Logistics Provider

8 Reasons to Find a New Logistics Provider

Logistics components are a significant contributor to any product’s final cost and, as such, those factors play an essential part in any company’s competitiveness and profitability. While supply chain managers work diligently to identify and eliminate all wasteful contributors…

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Freight Management Tips to Ensure Smooth Operations

Freight Management Tips to Ensure Smooth Operations

For any shipper, having products delivered to their customers on time and in perfect condition, no matter what the weather or other external factors may be, is the ultimate mission of freight management. Additionally, competent freight managers must be continually aware of each…

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The Secret to Cutting Your 3PL Costs 

The Secret to Cutting Your 3PL Costs 

3PL supply chain management is all about optimizing information, orders, and demand while moving goods from the source to the destination in the most efficient manner. Every suppliers'  objective is to have the products arrive at the destination in excellent condition, on time,…

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