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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:

Shipping Challenges For The 2021 Produce Season
Volume increases in shipping can drive up rates and create challenging conditions in freight capacity. Under normal conditions, the strain
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Outlook for LTL in 2021: A Pressurized Sector
The height of the COVID-19 pandemic forced many businesses to close their doors, in some cases for good. In March
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The Logistics Of The Super Bowl
Not even COVID can stop what is according to Supply Chain 247  “the world’s most-watched single sporting event”. As Tampa, Florida
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Carrying the Cure: The Logistics Of The COVID-19 Vaccine
The first wave of the COVID-19 vaccine has rolled out into communities. First-responders and those who work in high exposure
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Top 3 Factors To Consider In 2021 For The Trucking Industry
With the effects of 2020 reverberating into the new year, business carries on in some unusual new ways. Most notably, COVID-19
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Lack of Safe Truck Parking Remains an Issue for 2021
2021 is still carrying over problems from 2020. Hours of Service regulations have been amended as of June 1st, 2020,
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Shifts in Consumer Trends and the Future of Retailers
Consumer behavior during the global pandemic of 2020 is proving difficult to absorb for many businesses. Fraught with the risk
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It’s Cold Outside. What Are My Options to Keep My Freight From Freezing?
Winter is rough on freight for many reasons. Snowstorms and ice can create dangerous travel conditions that delay trucks in
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New Year Resolution: Start Collecting More Data in 2021
Most of us are happy to have put 2020 behind us. A new year means a new start and for
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The Impact Of The Amazon Effect On Traditional Freight Transport
Before the e-commerce segment rose to mainstream relevance, the retail industry’s logistics part had seen little disruption over decades preceding
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Intra-Canada vs. Cross Border Freight: Understanding the Difference
As any shipper can tell you, it’s decidedly easier to ship domestic than it is to ship across the border.
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The LTL Process And Your Business: 10 Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments can be a perfect augment to your shipping abilities, especially when you don’t have enough freight to
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