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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How Cargo Spectre Helps Warehouses Manage Inventory in the E-commerce Boom

As the global pandemic of 2020 devastates entire economic sectors around the globe, some industries are turning out to be more fortunate than others. The coronavirus has changed practically everything, including the way people shop. As brick-and-mortar retailers struggle in the midst of lockdowns and social distancing, quarantining has cleared the way for a surge […]

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World Trade Distribution Case Study

World Trade Distribution Saves over $250,000 a year with Freight Dimensioning.OVERVIEWCargo Spectre provided a customized freight-dimensioning solution to World Trade Distribution, an export and import LCL cargo warehouse, that eliminated repacks and delays by dramatically improving the accuracy of cargo dimensions.GOALS1  Reduce repacks 2  Reduce loading and shipping delays 3  Increase dimensioning speedCOMPANY:World Trade Distribution, […]

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