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Four Mistakes That Can Derail Your Specialized Freight Shipment – And How to Avoid Them
Don't make these four specialized freight shipment mistakes! Here are four mistakes that can derail your specialized freight shipment - and how to avoid them.
Independent Landstar agents John Henderson and Hal Gagliano connected to take on a complex international project. Click to read about their use of heavy haul, ocean, hazmat, cranes, and on-site delivery in their customized solution.
It’s a “Shore” Thing
How Nearshoring is Creating Waves in Transportation and Mexico Cross-Border Services
Landstar's TMS Drives a More Efficient Freight Agency
Landstar’s transportation management system (TMS) is helping independent Landstar freight agents save time and increase efficiencies for everyone involved in a shipment.
10 Tips for Moving Cross-Border Freight
For shippers with freight headed across the border by truck, here are 10 recommendations that can help the process run smoothly.
Technology and Relationships – Two Links Your Supply Chain Needs
The balance of technology and relationships was one of the topics covered during a live session at Reuters Events: Supply Chain Execution 2022, featuring Landstar Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom and Landstar Independent Agent Brandon Coburn.
Helping Customers Build a Flexible Supply Chain
A flexible supply chain can help businesses manage the disruptions that are beyond control and focus on what can be controlled to keep freight moving.
Going All In Internationally
Agents can leverage the executive relationships Landstar has with major companies, including shipping lines and shippers, and businesses around the world to find the right transportation solution for any customer.
Grow Your Fleet Your Way
Having the freedom to run your businesses your way means owning a fleet in the Landstar network can look different and achieve a variety of goals. Here’s a look at a few of the ways Landstar business capacity owners have structured their fleets.