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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:

The Supply Chain of the Christmas Tree
The Christmas tree has become one of the most iconic staples of the holiday season. While the origins of the
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What Makes The BlueGrace Logistics Blog A 1st Place Winner?
On December 4, 2020 the BlueGrace Logistics Blog was awarded 1st and 4th place in the 2020 Logistics Brief MVP
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Help Wanted: The 2020 Seasonal Logistics Hiring Boom
The seasonal shopping madness is already underway as retailers begin priming their customers for the holidays. 2020 has, without a
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How Technology Can Enhance Your Supply Chain In Four Ways
Supply chain disruptions are just a part of doing business. Seasonal events such as holiday shopping, black swan weather events,
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Preparing for 2020’s “Shipageddon”
2020 has been different from the norm in just about every single way imaginable, so it should come as no
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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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