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Carriers introduce updated overlength fees

The LTL world is always evolving, and its pricing along with it. As we enter the busiest season of the year for supply chain professionals, carriers are finding themselves pushed to the limit due to increased freight volumes and tight capacity. Because of this capacity crunch, carriers have implemented updated fees on LTL shipments with […]

King case study: pet food retail distribution

The challenge This fast growing client is based in Colorado and operates within the Pet Food industry.   The client originally started in the ecommerce space and was efficiently able to successfully fulfill their ecommerce orders, which still remains a core competency of theirs. Since they were quickly growing and ready to expand their business operations […]

Logistics Strategy for the Holiday Season

By Chad Erchul, Business Development at King Solutions

Tis the season to be shipping! With the holidays on the way, shippers will be preparing for their busiest time of the year. We hope that by now your preparations are already underway, and may already be feeling an increase in online shopping. According to studies, 25% of shoppers say that they do some holiday […]

California wildfires: shipping delays may impact your freight

A service update for our clients and King community: Our thoughts and prayers are with those impacted by the devastating wildfires in California. Wildfires in the North Bay area have forced several carriers to either limit or shut down their operations in Santa Rosa and Sonoma County and the surrounding counties of Napa and Mendocino. […]

Meet the team: Tom Sellin

By Tom Sellin, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

Tom Sellin is our VP Business Development here at King Solutions. Here’s what he had to say about his life with and outside of the King Solutions team. 1. Introduce yourself to our readers. I am always on the lookout for someone I can connect with, someone that may have an interest in working together […]

Creating an efficient and affordable domestic shipping operation

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

Domestic shipping is a massive operation in the United States. There are a few recent statistics from the American Trucking Association that provide a solid glance at the enormously large stature of this industry: Over 70% of all the freight tonnage moved in the U.S. is shipped on trucks, coming to a total of 10.49 […]