Freight moves! (No, it literally moves)

You have the latest pallet wrapping equipment. You take great care to correctly package your freight, wrap it, and prepare it for shipment. You’ve even purchased the right size of pallets to avoid needless shipping charges due to unused space. Then what happens? The dreaded reclassification from the carrier.      What happened? Your shipment began its journey neat and …

Optimize your warehouse to win at e-commerce

Your warehouse is busy: From speeding forklifts to shrink-wrapping pallets and the nonstop flow of ticketing systems, it’s hard to know where you can save time and prevent bottlenecks. The pandemic has created an increased reliance on e-commerce fulfillments and has made fast shipping for online orders not only necessary but very much expected in the minds of consumers. Many …

Is There a Typical FreightSnap Customer?

In short, no. FreightSnap Dimensioners are utilized widely across the United States, Canada, and growing worldwide. A FreightSnap Pallet Dimensioner is indeed one of the most affordable options for measuring palletized freight of any size and height, but it is also recognized as the best value in the Dimensioner marketplace. As a result, companies of any size who look to …

FreightSnap FAQ

In this video, we answer some of FreightSnap’s most frequently asked questions. We also go into further detail on some unique services and capabilities FreightSnap offers to improve your dimensioning process.   Want more videos like this?

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Total Transportation & Distribution, Inc. goes with FreightSnap

Total Transportation & Distribution, Inc. began in 1989 to provide Southern California with premier integrated transportation and distribution solutions. Total is a provider of both truckload (TL) and less than truckload (LTL) freight services. They lead the industry on the same day and next day delivery with efficiency and reliability. Total Transport’s warehouse and fulfillment center can store and take …

FreightSnap: More Than Just A Dimensioner Company

FreightSnap is dedicated to helping our customers improve their shipping process in every way that we can. From finding the right dimensioner for your process to finding the perfect place in your warehouse to install it, even integrating it with your existing software and devices. At FreightSnap we understand for a device to add to productivity, it not only needs …

Dimensioner Collaboration Provides Huge ROI

By the time Jaron Klopstein made his first call to FreightSnap he had a dilemma on his hands. Two of his freight management customers were being adversely affected by freight audits and billing adjustments.   Flexaust and Texcel Rubber manufactured and distributed large bulky items such as hoses and fittings, which required dimensioning to obtain accurate measurements. Both companies had complex …

Custom Companies Choose FreightSnap for new Chicago Terminal

The Custom Companies, a Less Than Truckload Carrier with operations in Chicago and Los Angeles has chosen the FreightSnap FS 5000 and installed four new units in their new Chicago Terminal operation.  With their expanding operations, The Custom Companies needed a reliable partner to help them determine the most efficient way to incorporate dimensioning into their existing system. “FreightSnap has …

FreightSnap Releases New Parcel Flex Dimensioner

The Parcel Industry has changed dramatically in recent years. To keep up with these changes FreightSnap has released the Parcel Flex Dimensioner to help ease some of the pressure for speed and flexibility in ways that can save you time and money. The Parcel Flex is a box dimensioner, able to measure cubic and irregularly shaped parcels. Ideal for smaller …

FS Image Station Improving Freight Documentation

With the ever-increasing speed of technology and the ever-decreasing patience of customers, having accurate freight documentation is a necessity for having a smooth and effective shipping process. However, it can be a slow process and if done incorrectly can cost you time and money. Fortunately, the FS Image Station makes documenting freight more efficient, easy, and affordable.  With the FS …

FreightSnap Introduces Stop & Go – The Next Evolution in Automated Dimensioning

Measuring, weighing and photographing palletized freight by hand can be a time-consuming process that leaves room for measurement and transposition errors. The current generation of static pallet dimensioners have automated this process, allowing companies to capture this information and share it with their resource management systems in a fraction of the time, all without error. That said, high-volume carriers and …

Optimize Pallet Optimization Through Dimensioning

Pallet optimization is an important aspect of logistics management as it can help shippers reduce costs associated with packaging, transporting, and storing their freight. There are dozens of software products designed to help shippers accomplish this task, and all of them rely on one thing to get the job done – accurate measurements. In most cases, these measurements are collected …

See FreightSnap at Promat – The Americas’ Biggest Manufacturing & Supply Chain Expo

If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about our automated dimensioning solutions, Promat 2019, held at Chicago’s McCormick Place convention center, is great place to start. We’ll have product experts on hand to answer your questions about our parcel and pallet dimensioning devices – everything from performance specifications and customization to systems integration and pricing. Find us in booth S5234 …

FreightSnap's FS 5000 pallet dimensioner installed at a shipper's warehouse. NTEP, Measurement Canada, and OIML certification logos are also pictured.

Buying a Dimensioner? Ensure a Smooth Transition to Automated Dimensioning

Any time you add a new piece of equipment or software to your operation, there’s potential for disruption, confusion, and even pushback from employees toward the new device or system. It’s only natural as people don’t like change – especially in the workplace. The good news is, these changes don’t have to inspire hesitation. When implemented and approached with care, …