Navigating 2024 Supply Chain Chaos

Navigating 2024 Supply Chain Chaos

In late 2023, the import/export container industry was recovering from high volatility in both rates and transit times. Disruptions were at a minimum and while the seas were calm and ocean rates were suppressed, many companies were able to stabilize much of their...
2024: What’s on the horizon

2024: What’s on the horizon

As we look ahead and see 2024 on the horizon, our team is keeping watch on current shipping trends. Rates are low, which is the good news. Yet disruptions could make the New Year bumpy. Plan ahead with a diversified shipping strategy. Labor agreements Maritime...
Cargo Services commitment to sustainability

Cargo Services commitment to sustainability

Our customer focused team uses its talents, knowledge and expertise to partner with clients representing manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, life sciences, plastics, animal feed, food, publishing and other business sectors to seamlessly move air, ocean and ground cargo....
Matt Carmichael named national sales manager

Matt Carmichael named national sales manager

Please join us in congratulating Matt Carmichael, who has been promoted to national sales manager of our trusted and tenured Cargo Services business development team. Matt brings three decades of experience in the global supply chain and manufacturing industry. He has...
Cargo shipping: Coasting to the 2023 finish line

Cargo shipping: Coasting to the 2023 finish line

There’s no doubt that the last three years cargo shipping has been a wild ride. Anyone who’s worked in the freight forwarding business with tenure knows what’s normal versus historic. When cargo shipping makes headlines like it did over the past few years, it’s...
Freight Forwarding and the Impact of Alliances

Freight Forwarding and the Impact of Alliances

Since 2015, the freight forwarding industry has found itself maneuvering operations that are impacted by shipping Alliances. There are three—2M, Ocean, THE Alliance—that control over 80% of global trade. Carriers operate in three teams controlling container space and...