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Guaranteed vs Expedited Shipping

Every day shipments are booked for pickup with LTL carriers, and on occasion those carriers get overloaded and miss the pickup. A serious problem arises when that freight was time critical, such as a manufacturer waiting on freight from their vendors to finish a product. In cases like this, we have seen plants shut down until

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BlueGrace Logistics will be closed for Labor Day on Monday 9/2

LABOR DAY HOLIDAY SCHEDULE – 2013 BlueGrace Logistics and all Carrier Partners WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2013.  We will resume business the following day on Tuesday, September 3rd. We’d like to wish you all a great, relaxing Labor Day Weekend. Need help before the holiday rush? Call your dedicated rep or reach

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BlueGrace Logistics Sponsored Two Fighters at UFC Fight Night 27

At UFC Fight Night 27 on Fox Sports 1 on August 28, 2013, BlueGrace Logistics was proud to sponsor two fighters in the main events.  BlueGrace sponsored Carlos “Natural Born Killer” Condit and Brad Tavares in two of the main card fights at UFC Fight Night: Condit vs Kampmann 2 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Carlos Condit

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BlueGrace Logistics Sponsored Chael Sonnen at UFC Fight Night 26

At the main event of UFC Fox Sports 1 on August 17, 2013, Chael Sonnen surprised the crowd with an explosive performance over former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Sonnen was a slight underdog entering the fight, but his BlueGrace Logistics sponsored Chael Sonnen during his big night as he tapped out Shogun

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Fitting the Bill – The Benefits of Intermodal Shipping

With Trucking providing competitive rates and shipments more manageable than ever, why would anyone look to an option with limitations such as intermodal shipping? Naturally one would think there is a more efficient option nowadays than using the old Transcontinental Railroad for transporting goods. The answer may surprise you. Intermodal shipping has actually been on

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Proof of the Power of Twitter and Employee Ideas

BlueGrace Logistics is always seeking out new ways to keep employees excited about upcoming events and holidays. As a company that supports a strong corporate culture above all else, finding ideas to mix up the BlueGrace experience can be challenging.  With a long history full of successful dress theme and costume days, BBQs, sporting events, chili

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An LTL Insurance Disaster: Don’t Let It Happen To you

  Dear Valued Partners,   Every day thousands of shipments are processed by Less Than Truckload (LTL) carriers. Many national carriers are trusted by US businesses to ensure that their freight makes it to the final destination safely and in one piece. However, an issue that stands out with many customers is that they do

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Boosting Morale with the Legends of the Summer Tour Contest

Legends of the Summer Tour Contest For over the past month, BlueGrace Logistics employees have been competing for the opportunity to win tickets to the Legends of Summer Tour featuring Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z in Miami, as well as get a one-night stay at South Beach’s infamous Loews Hotel. The contest embodied the core culture

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BlueGrace Logistics Sponsors Bart Palaszewski in The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale

BlueGrace Logistics is proud to announce that we will be sponsoring Bart Palaszewski in UFC’s The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale this Saturday night!  The event is live and will take place Saturday, April  13, 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada!  Palaszewski comes in with a strong 35-16 record and will be

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2013 Best Places To Work Finalist

The Tampa Bay Business Journal announced BlueGrace Logistics as a finalist for the 2013 Best Places To Work. BlueGrace joined 12 other companies who were selected within the “Biggest” category that represented companies with over 101 employees in the Tampa Bay area. This is BlueGrace’s third consecutive year being recognized among the Best Places To

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