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No Contact Shipping Procedures

Are you shipping in a contactless world? Here are some best practices to add to your PPE company guidelines. Physical Distancing Tips For Shippers: Fill out multiple copies of your bill of lading prior so multiple people don’t have to touch the same document. Pre-sign the shipper portion of both bills of lading. Upon pick […]

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Top 5 Ways to Improve your Medical Supply Chain

At Moto we help the very best medical & healthcare supply companies make sure their shipments arrive on time and damage-free.  Here are some tips on how to keep your healthcare supply chain moving smoothly:  1. Critical or not? It is best to let your trucking company know ahead of time if you require overnight, […]

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How to avoid customs inspections

Why me? When you are shipping freight cross-border, there is always a possibility that your shipment could be inspected by customs. Our customers are usually taken back when inspections happen because they are unexpected and there are extremely high fees associated with the process.   Here are 5 reasons why customs might want to inspect your […]

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How to avoid hidden shipping fees

One of our brand promises is “No Hidden Fees“, we achieve this promise by: 1. Pushing our clients to give us as much information as possible at the time of quoting. 2. Giving our clients the ability to pick and choose any extra services they require when quoting through our online portal. We find that […]

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10 ways you can make working at home a better experience

From day one Moto has been set up with redundancy in mind. All of our systems are cloud-based and most of our staff work from home as we are spread out throughout North America. However, with all our communication channels, we barely notice that we are doing something most businesses don’t already do. Due to […]

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How is COVID-19 affecting trucking?

The trucking world is not immune to any type of shift in the sands, especially one of this magnitude. While the last two weeks have been stable in terms of volume, we are starting to see fluctuations in freight shipments. Essential services are mostly stocked at this time, with the exception of N95 masks, medical […]

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Is the US/Canada border going to close because of Coronavirus?

March 24th Update: The borders of the United States, Mexico and Canada have recently been closed to all non-commercial, non-essential traffic. While the border is technically still staffed and open, these governments are trying to discourage public travel between the three countries in order to slow down any spread of COVID-19. Commercial traffic has not […]

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Online Pricing for Freight Shipping Services

At Moto Transportation, we understand that having online pricing for freight shipping services is becoming an increasingly popular option amongst consumers and most modern trucking companies. That is why we offer a range of freight shipping services and pricing options that are available to our customers online. Online Freight Shipping Prices Most modern trucking companies […]

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Damages and Claims

At Moto Transportation, we know that the possibility of freight damage should always be a concern when choosing a trucking company or LTL freight carrier and that the chances of a freight shipment getting damaged are very high from the moment the shipment leaves the shipper’s door. That is why our team of expert shippers […]

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Getting the most out of your freight quotes

At Moto Transportation, we understand the importance of getting the most out of your freight quotes and that freight pricing should always be top of mind when choosing a trucking company to partner with on your next shipment. That is why our expert team has put together a few tips on how you can secure […]

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