The freight audit process and benefits of outsourcing invoice verification

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Freight rate auditing is a complex and constantly changing process. While many businesses are still doing their own freight auditing, they are fast discovering that outsourcing the process is a more effective and affordable solution in the whole scheme of business strategy. Read on to learn more about some typical freight audit processes and how […]

Big Transport Company vs. Small One: What’s Better?

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The debate around whether bigger is better when it comes to freight companies has been raging for decades. While the industry is generally dominated by a number of big brand companies, many freight customers worry about being lost in the crowd of thousands of customers and are attracted to the more personalised service that smaller […]

9 ways to avoid being overcharged by a freight company

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Is business leaving you little time to make those important money-saving checks? If you aren’t educated in the standard business undertakings of a freight company, you could risk paying up to 60 per cent more than you have to. If you’d like to maximise business profits in terms of savings, read on to discover some […]

Hot tips for determining freight charges correctly

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The number of businesses on the market has grown considerably over the years. In our modern era, people are undertaking their business endeavours everywhere. Business is conducted from couches, cafes, towns, cities and countries across the globe. As a result of the growth, even more sales opportunities are opening up for businesses and in that […]

Six reasons to consolidate freight providers

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Freight is big business and with the multitude of options in the marketplace, it is easy for companies to fall into the trap of using too many freight providers. If you are looking to create impressive cost savings when it comes to freight, consider the following important tips for consolidating carriers to maximise business profits. […]

Five questions CEOs should be asking about freight

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Expenditure is a hot topic in the C-suite and most businesses would have a strategy to cut costs with small savings over time. However, the top three costs for a business usually fall into these categories; employees, product/assets and freight. Keeping employees remunerated is generally the biggest cost for a business and is also usually […]

Volume discounts | Smart ways to get amazing deals on freight

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Are you noticing the cost of shipping products rising every year? If your business is growing and delivers its products in bulk via multiple freight services, the charges you pay on freight would be increasing for various reasons. Read on to discover how you can get amazing deals through volume discounts. Are you getting what […]

Why a franchise model could be an answer to the owner-driver pay dispute

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The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal may have been put together with the best of intentions, however it has failed those it sought to protect. The correlation between safety and owner-operator driver’s pay rates was determined by the National Transport Commission after a 2008 investigation into the underlying causes of unsafe practices in the road transport […]

From farm gate to plate: The 3 main infrastructure reforms that will support the Aussie agricultural industry

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Regional Australians are paying a premium for products produced on their doorstep. It’s an absurdity but unfortunately the truth. Why? Because farmers have to pay a premium for the distribution of their products due to outdated, insufficient transport infrastructure. Increasing consolidation beyond the farm gate and unfair trading practices throughout the agricultural supply chain is […]