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 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 …

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 …

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2018 Report – The High Costs of Congestion, Plus Possible Solutions

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has released its 2018 report on the Cost of Congestion to the Trucking Industry, which showed that congestion caused nearly 1.2 billion hours of delay (the equivalent of 425,533 commercial truck drivers sitting idle for an entire working year) and cost the industry more than $74.5 billion in additional operational costs during 2016 alone. …

See FreightSnap at These 2019 Trade Shows

The 2019 trade show season is about to kick off, and FreightSnap is getting in on the action at a few of the biggest events in transportation and logistics. Stop by and see us at any of the following shows to learn more about our dimensioners and see why so many companies are choosing FreightSnap when they’re ready for automated …

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Dropshipping – Is Dropshipping Right for Your Business?

In a traditional supply chain, companies field orders and fulfill them from inventory they have in stock. This includes picking, packaging and shipping the order out to the customer. Obviously, this fulfillment method requires significant overhead. The costs to keep product on hand (inventory), store it safely (warehousing), and fulfill orders (labor, packaging and shipping) can be prohibitive for smaller …

FreightSnap’s FS 5000 Earns Canada Certification

Already a popular pallet dimensioner in the United States, FreightSnap’s FS 5000 has taken its first steps toward becoming a trusted solution for Canadian companies looking to automate their freight measuring processes. This certification makes the FS 5000 the newest pallet dimensioner to be deemed legal-for-trade by Canada’s regulatory agency, Measurement Canada. During the week-long certification assessment, the FS 5000 …