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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:

Will Q4 of 2020 Change the Way We Look at Bid Season?
If it were a normal year, the fourth quarter would bring a steady increase in trucking rates. However, 2020 has
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How Can A 3PL Help My Organization Grow?
Now, more than ever before, businesses are being tested. Between the political climate of a tense presidential election year, the
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What the Freight Industry Might Learn from COVID-19
When the pandemic began to spread, the world was simply not prepared. Businesses and governments had to scramble to move
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Digitalization Is Ushering Visibility Into Supply Chains
The North American trucking industry is extremely fragmented, as over 90 percent of all fleets own six trucks or fewer.
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The Top Three Undergraduate Supply Chain Management Programs
Technology continues to advance at an astounding rate, a statement that shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who has
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Finalizing Your 2021 Transportation Budget – The New Normal
Freight Budgeting for 2021 is going to be very different from the traditional budgeting done in previous years. The effects
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Truck Load Freight Contracts: Understanding Contract Rates and the Spot Market
With the global pandemic still in effect, freight capacity is fluctuating even more than usual. Over the past few months,
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Digitalization In Trucking
Digitalization, as an industry trend in the logistics world, has emerged quite late. However, now that digitalization and innovation seem
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Automated Logistics is On the Horizon
Boston Dynamics new CEO, Robert Playter, has his sights set on the logistics market as the company’s first vertical. BD
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Seven Important Skills Every Supply Chain Leader Needs
The supply chain has become one of the most critical functions in an organization. Its dynamic nature and the high
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Tender Rejections: Coping And Minimizing
Tender rejections cost shippers time and money, not to mention unending frustration. With capacity tightening, specifically for certain load types,
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You Want To Be A Supplier For Whole Foods, Right?
While brick and mortar stores haven’t died out completely, the pandemic hasn’t done them any favors. Not being able to
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