Keeping costs down is a priority for any business, but cutting corners isn’t the answer. To ensure profitable service at every stage of the market cycle, shippers need to set a strategic action plan and transportation budget that accounts for fluctuations in carrier rates, fuel prices, and accessorial fees.
This e-book provides practical steps businesses can take now to reduce costs without sacrificing performance, including:
- Benchmarking rates
- Avoiding extra shipment charges
- Improving payload utilization
- Building strong carrier relationships