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Learn how to pack, ship and enjoy the commercial crate services available to You Crate customers in our latest blog posts.
June 17, 2019
What is a Freight Box?
Sometimes referred to as a shipping crate, freight boxes are typically used for Less Than Truckload (LTL) freight. They are frequently used because they offer a flat rate pricing model and can also sa...
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April 9, 2019
The Robotics Shipping and Crating Process that Works Best for Your Business
The use of robotics is becoming more commonplace in a variety of settings including hospitality, industrial and medical. The iconic Rosie the Robot Maid from The Jetsons cartoon series of the 1960s ga...
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March 13, 2019
How to Move Your Restaurant Equipment
Moving restaurant equipment is an easy task when a good plan is in place to pack and transport each piece. Let Commercial Shipping Crates help....
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March 7, 2019
A Guide to Shipping Large Items Across Country
There’s a lot to consider when you’re shipping large items across country. From planning your shipment to packing the crate to arranging pick up, shipping large items involves a lot of leg work. D...
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March 6, 2019
What Is A Bill of Lading
In preparing to ship goods via a wooden crate, few may realize that a bill of lading or BOL is required just as it is on other freight. Shippers may wonder what is a Bill of Lading and how to obtain o...
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March 4, 2019
How to Ship Large Appliances
Shipping large appliances can be difficult. These items are bulky, full of moving parts, and often imbalanced. Because of the challenges of handling and packing appliances, they’re often damaged dur...
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March 1, 2019
What is LTL Shipping?
Did you know that your commercial shipping crate moves via LTL shipping? LTL shipping, or less than truckload shipping, is one of the most common shipping methods in the transportation industry. Learn...
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February 28, 2019
Laptop Shipping in Bulk: What You Need to Know
Laptop shipping in bulk can be a delicate and complicated job. The key to successful laptop shipping is working with a reliable and dedicated shipper with a crating procedure that keeps your product s...
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February 28, 2019
Make Sense of Reverse Logistics Definition and Examples
The traditional reference to logistics typically involves the process of transporting goods to consumers. However, as e-commerce transactions continue to grow it is necessary for consumers to be aware...
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February 27, 2019
How to Ship Breakables
Knowing how to ship breakables involves some important preparation and knowledge. Choices such as what size box to use and how to wrap your items can play a critical role. When determining how to ship...
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February 26, 2019
Ship Durable Medical Equipment
When you ship durable medical equipment, you need to work with care and attention. Moving durable medical equipment comes with two requirements: It needs to move quickly and it needs to arrive intact....
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February 26, 2019
What Does Freight Class Mean?
Whenever an item is set to be transported via a LTL truck, a freight class must be assigned and listed on the Bill of Lading. However, figuring out what is a freight class and which one to select for ...
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February 25, 2019
Expedited Freight Service: What You Need to Know
When you have a shipment that needs to arrive quickly, you need expedited freight service. By definition, expedited shipping means that your shipment will be transported quicker than it would with a r...
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February 4, 2019
Best Way to Ship iPads Safely
When you’re shipping electronics like iPads, it’s important that you learn how to pack and ship devices properly so they are safe and sound during transport to their destination. iPads are an extr...
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February 4, 2019
How to Ship Medical Equipment
When you’re moving medical equipment, you likely have two top concerns: getting it there safely and getting it there quickly. Figuring out how to ship medical equipment requires care and attention. ...
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February 4, 2019
Packing Gym Equipment for the Move
The various pieces of fitness equipment at your local gym all serve a purpose in the health goals of users. Some equipment is more popular than others and will have a peak time of use during an averag...
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February 4, 2019
Cheapest Way to Ship Heavy Items
Finding the cheapest way to ship heavy items can seem like a daunting task. In addition to the shipping cost itself, you need to consider the packaging method. Using cheap packaging materials can lead...
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