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The Logistics Blog by BlueGrace is one of the nation’s most recognized freight shipping blogs and industry news sources. The blog covers the company’s latest news, industry expertise, tips, franchise information and more. Check out our latest blog posts:

Detention and Dwell Times: The Menaces of Supply Chain Efficiency
Prolonged dwell times have been an age-old inefficiency that the trucking industry has been trying to curb. Longer dwell times
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Are Chinese Citrus Imports a Major Threat to Florida’s Agricultural Community?
The recent federal decision to authorize the import of certain citrus fruits from China has garnered significant attention since its
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How the Three M’s Can Help You Cut Down on Supply Chain Cost
As the global supply chain settles into the COVID19 technology driven and customer-centric decade, there’s no time to pause and
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What’s New in AgTech 2020
Investors are turning to AgTech in recent years, and it’s no mystery why. While much of the tech boom of
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Transporting Perishable Goods? Some Important Factors to Consider.
Transporting perishable goods and fresh produce is fraught with higher risks than most surface transportation, there is a risk of
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Vertical Farming: The Next Level of Produce
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) has seen a nominal increase of 0.1 percent for the 12 month period ending
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Is Your Supply Chain Ready For Weather Disruptions?
To a large extent, Supply Chain and uncertainty go hand in hand. Driver delays, transportation failure, strikes, hike in fuel
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A Step-by-Step Guide to Doing an Internal Audit of Your Supply Chain 
While all facets of the modern business are important, arguably the most important to any retail, manufacturing, or goods based
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Why Are Heavy Duty Truck Orders So Low In North America?
The ongoing slump that had begun in October 2018 had started to affect the Class 8 truck market in early 2019.
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Walmart+ vs. Amazon Prime: How Different Are They?
Amazon delivered a swift blow to retailers with the introduction of Amazon Prime. Walmart is fighting back. Amazon spent years
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Commercial Trucking: The Battle of the VMT Tax
Our highways and transit infrastructure are mainly funded through the Highway Trust Fund (HTF), which in turn is primarily funded
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Truckload Freight Contracts: Understanding Contract & Spot Rates
Throughout 2020, truckload carriers felt the burn of the China-U.S. trade war, declining capacity, and low spot rates. In general,
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