Scheduling a Freight Pickup: Tips for Fast Service

Providing complete and accurate information, including detailed address information, each time you schedule a shipment pickup with your LTL freight company will help make shipping your pallet or loose piece as hassle-free as possible.

Great Information to Provide When Making Freight Pickup Requests:

1. Shipper Contact Details

  • Name of the Shipper— Pickup Location or Business
  • Complete Address
  • Contact Name, Phone and the Applicable Extension

2. Shipper Location Requirements:

Preparing Your LTL Shipment

Are you shipping goods with an LTL freight company? Properly preparing and labeling your shipment will help your freight get where it’s going in a timely manner, without being damaged.

For effective packaging and labeling, we recommend following these tips:

Use Shrink Wrap

What’s a full truckload?

Due to the complex regulations around what constitutes a full truck, as well as the difficulties of distributing weight correctly and minimizing damage, different TL freight companies oftentimes have different amounts of product they are willing to ship before they say a truck is “full.” But what actually constitutes a full truckload?


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