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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:

Making Yourself Invaluable
My brother works for a company with over 13 billion in annual revenue (not freight or LTL related).  Last week
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Best in Class
Pictured above is the winner of the Westminster Dog Show. The reason that I linked to this is I have been
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Making Yes be the First Answer
How many times have you been in a customer service situation where the first person you spoke to couldn’t or
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Old School Style
With a certain ring of Ma Bell, or Grandpa telling you how back in his day things were made with
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Customer Service with a Smile
I wanted to take some time to give my personal input on customer service in the freight business. In my
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What do you do for a living?
What do you do for a living? This is a pretty common question when being introduced to new people.  I
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Meet Juan Ortiz
  This week’s employee spotlight is on Juan Ortiz, a customer service representative here at BlueGrace’s corporate office.  The very
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Best 5 Bullets in your Gun
Top 5 ways to best position your freight, logistics and transportation services: 1) Sell to the business owner: If you
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Excellence and Perfection
Very few hours go by at BlueGrace without someone using a sports analogy or sports quote to make a point. It’s remarkable
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E-Logs, Supply Chains Beware
Recently, I received an email from Tim Higham, the CEO of Interstate Transport, pointing out the new provisions regarding the new
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Not third party…
Lately I’ve heard a lot of discussion about the role of transportation providers, specifically the third parties. Whether it is
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Want to be someone?
History will typically show that successful companies continue to grow fast and remain special over time, eventually the success stories
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