Posts Tagged: Intermodal

Intermodal Freight Shipping Benefits

Intermodal shipping is a method of moving freight using more than one mode of transportation. The most common form of intermodal shipping is using truck and rail, but it can also involve ships or planes. The intermodal process most often begins with a container being moved by truck to a rail, and then back to… Read more »

The Benefits of Intermodal Shipping

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Intermodal shipping involves the movement of loads using multiple transportation modes (i.e., air, sea, road, or rail). Today, intermodal shipping often refers to a road-to-rail-to-road combination service that has enjoyed significant growth in supply chains across North America. The benefits of intermodal shipping include: A lower cost than standard trucking. Increased levels of security. Greater sustainability…. Read more »

Logistics Plus News Updates on WP$E Radio

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WP$E Radio continues to air short Logistics Plus interview audio clips as part of its business programming. WP$E AM 1450/FM 107.1 is a commercially licensed radio station serving Erie County, Pennsylvania. The station is owned by the Penn State Board of Trustees, and it is operated by Penn State Behrend, under the direction of professional broadcast staff. In… Read more »

Adding Intermodal to Your Domestic Supply Chain

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Door-to-door intermodal transportation can offer dependable, flexible and cost-effective linehaul, drayage and transloading options for large and small shippers moving products through their North American supply chains. Intermodal’s value for shippers is driven by use of multiple, coordinated and highly-managed transportation and distribution services to achieve reliable, lower cost, optimized distribution. Achieving full intermodal optimization… Read more »

Logistics Plus Acquires DoorLogistics™ Door-to-Door Intermodal Solution

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Acquires DoorLogistics™ Door-to-Door Intermodal Solution New platform, developed by SynchroNet Intermodal Services, provides enhanced container visibility, pricing, and support capabilities. ERIE, Pa. (December 1, 2016) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, announced today that it has acquired the DoorLogistics™ service of Virginia… Read more »