Posts Tagged: LTL

NMFC Changes effective August 13, 2022

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The Freight Classification Development Council (FCDC) has discussed new amendments to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These NMFC changes are effective 08/13/2022.  Some notable changes are listed below. Subject 1 – Flat Glass; or Glazing Units, glass, not in sash – Items 86700 and 86960 Subject 2 – Loudspeakers or Speakers – Item 62420… Read more »

Logistics Plus Ranks as a Top Freight Brokerage Firm and a Top Dry Storage Warehousing Firm

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Ranks as a Top Freight Brokerage Firm and a Top Dry Storage Warehousing Firm The 2022 rankings are based on updated annual lists published by Transport Topics magazine. ERIE, PA (April 12, 2022) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, has again… Read more »

NMFC Changes effective April 9, 2022

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The Commodity Classifications Standards Board (CCSB) has published a new supplement to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These NMFC changes are effective 04/09/2022.  Some notable changes are listed below. Subject 1 – Cookware, Items for cookware made of different metals and alloys were all combined into one item (52880) with a full density class… Read more »

Logistics Plus Recognizes Six 2021 LTL Carriers of the Year

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Recognizes Six 2021 LTL Carriers of the Year Dayton Freight, Estes Express, XPO Logistics, FedEx Freight, Ward Transport, and RIST Transport receive honors. ERIE, PA (February 15, 2022) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, is recognizing six of its less-than-truckload (LTL)… Read more »

Addressing Rising Domestic Freight Prices

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Anyone involved in domestic transportation now knows all too well that freight rates have been skyrocketing to historic levels. According to Transportation and Warehousing produce price indices tracked by the U.S. Federal Reserve, year-over-year industry-wide less-than-truckload prices have risen between 8-14% in recent months, and full truckload prices have risen between 20-30% (and diesel fuel… Read more »

2021 U.S. Holiday Schedules for Ground Services

U.S. Holiday schedules for Logistics Plus and ground carriers As the year-end holidays approach, we want to help you avoid any unnecessary shipping delays over the next several weeks. Shown below is the holiday schedule for U.S.-based Logistics Plus offices and warehouse locations, as well as the top U.S. ground (parcel and LTL) carriers. If… Read more »

NMFC Changes effective December 4, 2021

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The Commodity Classifications Standards Board (CCSB) has published a new supplement to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These NMFC changes are effective 12/04/2021.  Some notable changes are listed below. Subject 1 – Foodstuffs, Item 73227 canceled and replaced by 72310,  73260, and 73365. Subject 2 – Dehydrated Cheese New Item 55450, revised Item 55470… Read more »

NMFC Changes effective August 7, 2021

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The Commodity Classifications Standards Board (CCSB) has published a new supplement to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These NMFC changes are effective 08/07/2021.  Some notable changes are listed below. Machinery or Machines, NOI, or Machinery or Machine Parts, NOI Density breaks have been added at 5, 10 and 15 PCF for item 133300. Item… Read more »

Logistics Plus Recognizes 2020 LTL Carriers of the Year

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Recognizes 2020 LTL Carriers of the Year Ward Transport & Logistics, Dayton Freight, XPO Logistics, and Estes Express all receive honors. ERIE, PA (March 2, 2021) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, recently recognized four of its less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier-partners for… Read more »

NMFC Changes effective April 10, 2021

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The Commodity Classifications Standards Board (CCSB) has published a new supplement to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These changes became effective 04/10/2021.  Some notable changes are listed below. Subjects 2 and 3 – Foodstuffs Group – Bakery Goods, Coffee, Tea or Herbal Tea, Cookies or Crackers, Foodstuffs, NOI, Snack Foods, NOI: These items were… Read more »