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Jim Berge

Meet the team: Jim Berge

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

Jim Berge has been with King Solutions for more than 10 years. His versatile role has him helping out in many different areas. Here’s what he had to say about his life with and outside of the King Solutions team. 1. Introduce yourself to our readers. Jim Berge, I grew up on a wheat and […]

Takeaways from the energy panel discussion with the MSPBJ

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

I had the opportunity to participate in a panel discussion on the topic of energy. It was hosted by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) and included individuals from various areas of the energy sector. The topics ranged from green energy sources to energy usage and conservation. I enjoyed my time sharing how King Solutions uses efficiency to […]

Are carriers liable for your freight damages?

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

Freight claims, whether they are due to damage, theft or any other incident, are an issue that all shippers have to confront. While cargo loss or damage eventually happens, that doesn’t mean shippers have to absorb the full cost of the incident. If the damage or loss happens while cargo is in transit with a […]

Getting the most out of your 3PL partnership

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

Third party logistics providers (3PLs) engage themselves in various aspects of your shipping and distribution needs. They manage the day-to-day aspects of your logistics so that you can focus on growing your business and acquiring new customers.

The importance of business ethics in the logistics industry

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

As we celebrated the recent honor of being awarded a 2016 Minnesota Business Ethics Award, it got us thinking about the practice of ethics in business and what it truly means for companies within the logistics industry to implement ethics within their own businesses.

Is there a transportation capacity crunch?

By Jim Berge, Business Development at King Solutions

If there is one thing that is keeping shippers up at night, it would probably be the thought of a transportation capacity crunch. As this would likely cause shipping rates to increase, but also the possibility of a shortage of carriers unlike we’ve ever seen in the country.