When shipping products whose class is based on the density, there are ways to improve the density and lower your class and shipping costs. (It’s just like following all of those clothing tips that will instantly slim your figure.) To improve your shipment’s density and get the lowest rate available you should: Continue reading
When shipping product with a density based class, it is important to ensure density is calculated correctly. This will ensure an accurate quote at the time of shipping and no carrier re-class surprises. Follow the steps below for an accurate quote each time you ship: Continue reading
Age, weight, how many pieces of cake you ate last night…these are all things that most people have probably approximated a time or two over the years. What’s not okay to guesstimate? Your shipment’s density!
If you want the most accurate freight quote possible, you have to accurately classify your shipment – and a shipment’s density may be one of the factors that determine your freight rate. Many commodities are assigned just one class, but for some commodities the class depends on the shipment’s density.