Author: joesighting

Which Freight Dimensioning System is Right for Your Operation? 

Over the past year, the global pandemic has strained logistics around the world as shippers set new volume records everywhere. With demand exploding, warehouses and distribution centers (DCs) rely upon accurate measurements for all of their products and shipments now more than ever. For parcel shipments, that dimensional data is crucial for accurately calculating shipping […]

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Cargo Spectre Partners with CubiDat to Provide Freight Dimensioning Systems in Europe and Beyond

Cutting-edge, automated dimensioners capture freight measurements in seconds. Cargo Spectre™, a Texas-based leader in the automated freight-dimensioning sector, today announced a strategic partnership with CubiDat® to expand its global presence to new international markets. CubiDat is a European integrator for automatic freight measuring systems. Cargo Spectre is one of the world’s top provider of freight […]

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Why Every Inch Counts in Cargo Dimensioning

How much can a single inch really cost you? If you haven’t done the math, you might be surprised. Pallet dimensions that are off just one inch from what’s stated on the paperwork can cost shippers and warehouses thousands of dollars, even if the pallet shifts or bulges after the initial measurement. How much money […]

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Manage Holiday Freight More Efficiently with Automated Dimensioning

The 2020 holiday season may be the most challenging ever for shipping and logistics businesses around the world. This year has already seen unprecedented demand for fast, reliable shipping of all kinds, but parcel volume, in particular, is off the charts as the pandemic transforms how consumers shop. With fewer planes flying, the efficient management […]

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What to Do When Freight Dimensions Change During Shipping

When neatly boxed parcels roll off the line at the factory to be carefully stacked on a pallet, they usually have sharp corners and flat, straight sides. Measuring their freight dimensions is relatively easy and straightforward.  Unfortunately, they don’t always stay perfect for long.  During shipping, parcels and pallets shift, settle, lean, and bulge. The […]

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