Capital expenditure (capex) is not a wise investment when used on technology such as automated dimensioners. Here’s why:
One of the most consistent challenges for warehouses and carriers is the accurate measurement of freight that is an irregular size or unusual shape. Measuring these objects by hand is a frustrating and painstaking process, and if you ask three different, experienced workers to measure the same irregular freight, they are likely to give you […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The rapid rise of e-commerce shipping has made the application of dimensional weight pricing essential for LTL carriers. Our dimensioners make this easy.
Cargo Spectre’s industry-best A.I. machine-learning innovation offers a number of advantages over competing freight dimensioner systems. The most obvious advantage, of course, is the price. Cargo Spectre’s pallet and parcel dimensioning systems cost hundreds of thousands of dollars LESS than our competitors. In fact, our advanced technology allows us to provide the most effective and […]
Struggling with inconsistency between measurements from your ocean bills of lading and the trucking bill? We’ve got the answer.
At Cargo Spectre, we take a lot of pride in how easy it is to set up, integrate, and use our freight dimensioning systems. Typically, our clients’ brand-new Cargo Spectre systems are up and running in only a couple of hours and pay for themselves in increased warehouse efficiency in just two months! Because our […]
You already know Cargo Spectre’s automated dimensioners measure the weight and volume of freight, including pallets, parcels, and cargo. Using non-proprietary scales, cameras, and 3D scanners, our innovative systems allow our customers to optimize a pricing model based on dimensional weight (or dim weight) instead of total weight hauled. With unprecedented speed and efficiency, Cargo […]