You need to send your freight quickly but don’t want to pay for expedited freight – it’s a dilemma all shippers face. Many companies rely on expedited shipping, but, with some simple operational changes, you can contain transportation costs and meet service expectations at the same time.
Expedited shipping services are a sure way to consistently provide high service levels, and in some scenarios it makes sense to pay extra for fast delivery, but expedited shipping will quickly blow a hole in your transportation budget.
So, how can you improve shipping speed without paying extra for expedited services? Follow these 5 tips: