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Freight Shipping Tips for First-Time Shippers

Did you know freight shipping is an option that can save everyone — even first time, casual shippers — time and money? The average parcel carrier charges additional fees for heavy or oversized packages, but there are better options out there. A reputable trucking company or shipping company, such as Moto Transportation has a vast network […]

Forestry Industry Transportation

The forestry industry has provided Canada with billions of dollars of wages, benefits and tax revenue over for many years with no signs of stopping. The transportation industry is an integral support to the booming industry. At Moto Transportation, we understand that shipping lumber needs to be a seamless process getting the logs from the […]

Trucking Tips When Shipping to Northern BC & Alberta

Shipping through Northern BC and Alberta are becoming increasingly popular freight routes. With the booming oil fields and more recently, the Northern Gateway project, it’s more important now than ever that freight shipments are reaching these destinations on time and as requested. If you need to ship freight to Northern BC or Alberta, we have […]

2014 Transportation Industry Developments

Back in January we took a look at what the transportation landscape would look like in 2014. We touched briefly on a number of issues that could influence the direction of the industry in months to come. Now that we are half way through the year, we are taking a look at a couple developments […]

Saving Money With LTL

To run your business efficiently, you need to make smart decisions to maintain control over your costs. When it comes to shipping goods, these strategic decisions can affect your bottom line in a big way. This is why LTL shipping is a popular option, delivering smaller sets of goods to their destination at the best […]

Time Sensitive Shipping

Being in the shipping business, we understand the definition of “time sensitive.” In most industry, orders can be requested at a moments notice, and to fulfill those orders, they also require an expedited delivery service. That’s why we are prepared at any time of the day to help you get your shipment from point A […]

Freight Unloading Safety

When it comes to unloading a delivery, safety and care should be the priorities. You may have been waiting weeks for a delivery to arrive, so you don’t want to take any risks in unloading it. Any mishaps in unloading your freight can leave you with broken items or understaffed due to injuries. In some […]

Customer Success Story

At Moto Transportation, we aim to provide the best freight shipping services we can, so we are always happy to hear when we have helped one of our customers uniquely resolve their shipping issues. Recently we saw this with Double D Beverage Co., a producer of sports and energy drinks that needed to send out […]

Improving Your Cross-Border Shipping

In the past, we’ve outlined a few different tips for helping you improve your cross border shipping experience (see this article). Because of the importance of cross border shipping, the increasing popularity of this particular freight service, and especially in light of recent fluctuations in foreign exchange rates that impact the import and export of […]

Shipping To Or From Asia

Shipping freight to and from Asia is becoming more and more common. Business deals have shifted focus to the east as a hub for manufacturing. To keep business operations running smoothly, you want ensure that your critical shipments are arriving promptly and in one piece. Before planning to receive or send a shipment, here are […]