In 2021, less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping continues to grow in popularity, largely driven by the rapid growth of e-commerce from the pandemic. Today, with increased online competition and a hardline focus on customer service, businesses are more pressed than ever to find freight supply chain efficiencies. Shipping can be a large part of the solution.
LTL shipping is a flexible and cost-effective freight option that offers a way for businesses to pay a fraction of the costs without compromising on customer service. It can feel like a big risk to stray from tried-and-true shipping options, but by understanding the cost-saving opportunities of LTL shipping and what to look for in a shipping partner, you’ll be well-positioned to accurately assess if it’s right for your business.
In this eBook, we’ll cover:
- LTL vs TL: What’s the difference?
- Benefits of LTL shipping
- LTL shipping: Key trends on the rise
- Roadmap: Finding the right shipping method for your business
- What to look for in your shipping provider