Author: Daniel P.

Guide to storing vehicles long-term

During the process of the move, there are numerous things to think about. For example, you decide to move to Beirut or to send your shipment to Beirut. Tricky isn’t it? You will need to move all of your belongings and maybe find a way of storing vehicles long-term when moving your entire home there. How can you do it? Continue reading “Guide to storing vehicles long-term”

Pros and cons of using wooden crates for shipping

Whether you are a seller in need of shipping advice, or just want to move some stuff overseas, you need to know what type of crates you should use. There are many types of crates including plastic crates, cardboard crates, wooden crates, metal crates, etc. However, you recently stumbled upon a shop that offers affordable wooden crates and you want to know the pros and cons of using wooden crates for shipping. What are the benefits, and what are some of the things that can go wrong with using wooden crates. We have made this article just to answer that question, and we sincerely hope that it will be as helpful as possible. So, without any further ado, let’s dive in! Continue reading “Pros and cons of using wooden crates for shipping”

Negotiating with shippers – good or bad?

When you run a company, you should know how to get the best deals possible. This is also true when it comes to negotiating with shippers. Companies are often able to cut costs by reducing their shipping rates. However, you also need to have certain skills and knowledge on how to make the deal. It is not as simple as it seems. Luckily, we have the best advice on how to negotiate with a shipping company. Here you can learn what are some tactics when you try to get a better offer. Continue reading “Negotiating with shippers – good or bad?”

Popular jobs for expats in Lebanon

When you move to a new country, it can be hard to find a job. You don’t know that many people and probably have no contacts. However, it doesn’t have to be so difficult. All you need is some insight. There are many popular jobs for expats in Lebanon, and in many different fields. Whatever your interests or skills, you will surely find work as a foreigner in Lebanon. But first, you should know which professions are the most popular and see if any of them fit your needs. Read on to learn the fields with the most potential for expats. Continue reading “Popular jobs for expats in Lebanon”

Different types of shipping containers to explore

If you are a company owner and have to ship items to buyers, or just moving overseas and want to ship your belongings, you need to know about different types of shipping containers. Sometimes the regular containers just do not cut it. That is when you need to go deeper. There are many types of containers you have probably never heard of. If you look up cargo companies in Lebanon, you will see that they offer a lot of different types of containers and use them to their full potential. Therefore we have compiled a list of all the shipping containers you can employ to get your shipping job done, whatever it is. So, without any further ado, let’s dive in! Continue reading “Different types of shipping containers to explore”

Reasons to get cargo shipping insurance

When shipping your products, there is a possibility of something going awry. Whether it is a natural disaster, a vehicle crash, or even an act of war if you are shipping through a war zone, it is something that happens and you have no control over your items. However, some international shipping companies Lebanon offer cargo insurance or freight insurance. You can at least get compensation for your lost goods. And if that is not enough for you to make up your mind, read this article about the reasons to get cargo shipping insurance. Let’s see what these insurance companies have in store for you. Continue reading “Reasons to get cargo shipping insurance”

The benefits of hiring freight brokers

Those in the shipping industry are always looking for ways to improve their business. No matter the size of your company, you should constantly develop. One of the ways in which freight companies are doing so is by hiring freight brokers. Their job is to act as a facilitator between a shipping company and a carrier. These brokers can advance your business immensely and in more than one way. Read on to find out what are the benefits of hiring freight brokers. Continue reading “The benefits of hiring freight brokers”

Tips for packing medical supplies for transport

When moving, there are many things you need to think about. One of the most stressful parts of each move is packing. You need to clear out each room in your house and pack it the right way. This is especially hard when you have to think about packing medical supplies for transport. There are some rules that you have to follow when you pack medicine during a move. Luckily, we have gathered the best tips on how to deal with this issue. Read on and learn how to pack medical supplies like a pro. Continue reading “Tips for packing medical supplies for transport”

How to reduce global shipping expenses

Whether you are an owner of a store or any other kind of business that deals with shipping, or just want to move your furniture to your new home, you need to know a few things about shipping. Which kind of shipping do you want: air or marine? While choosing that, you probably realized that it is not that cheap. So, the next thing on your to-do list is learning how to reduce global shipping expenses. Small companies suffer the most when it comes to paying for shipping and you should try to find out as many ways to reduce shipping expenses as possible. That is why we have compiled a list of ideas for you to employ while trying to reduce global shipping expenses. So, without further ado, let’s dive in! Continue reading “How to reduce global shipping expenses”

Downsides of shipping by air

Do you need to ship your goods by air? Trying to establish a supply chain to Lebanon, but you are unsure about how to get your things there? Curious about air freight Lebanon and all of its advantages and disadvantages? Then you are in the right place! Air freight has become quite popular in recent years. With the advent of technology, people have things almost at their fingertips. Everyone is living fast and wants to get their things faster. This is one of the main reasons why companies choose to send their items to customers via planes. This way, they might get them fast, but what are the costs of this efficiency? Are there any downsides of shipping by air? Find out in this article!

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