Category: Hiring professional shippers

How to contract with shipping companies

If we are to discuss how to contract with shipping companies, we need to see more than one thing. What does it mean to contract the right shipping company? How do we know amongst all the companies that exist today which one is good for our needs? Just ten years ago shipping companies were not so frequent. And those that did exist were mainly used by large corporations. Today there are shipping companies that are at your disposal for every need that you might have. And the right shipping company for you is the one that can address all that you may need. For example, if you need to move your belongings or products overseas international shipping companies in Lebanon can help you do that. Hiring professionals with experience will protect your belongings or products to the best standards. Continue reading “How to contract with shipping companies”

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?”

How to pack antique furniture for shipping

When you decide to move, you will be surprised by all the things you have to do. It just adds up, day by day, item by item. And then you realize that you need to move your antique furniture as well. This is hard whether you are moving locally or long distance. Thankfully, there are cargo companies in Lebanon to help you with your relocation. Taking professional help whenever you can is a good idea because they are well aware of all the risks and possible problems that may arise. They will also save you the hassle if you do not know how to pack antique furniture for shipping. However, some of you may not have a budget big enough to accommodate packing as well. This is why we have created an article just for you, and we will cover everything there is to know about packing antique furniture for shipping.  Continue reading “How to pack antique furniture for shipping”

Makings of a good cargo company

What are the makings of a good cargo company? There is an abundance of qualities cargo companies in Lebanon could have in order to positively differentiate itself from its competitors. However, these qualities could be subjective, meaning that if they have value to us – they could have no value to you. So take our list with a pinch of salt but know that we have more experience than most people do.  Continue reading “Makings of a good cargo company”

How to recognize fraudulent shipping companies

Whether you are moving or are planning to ship something, you need to find a reliable company. This is especially relevant in the time when online shopping is on the rise. Whether you are buying from Amazon or some other website, there will probably be some cheaper shipping options. However, there are many companies out there that do not care about delivering your items safely but care only about the money. You need to know how to avoid these companies and this article is just about that. Let’s see how to recognize fraudulent shipping companies and the best ways of finding out if they are reliable. Continue reading “How to recognize fraudulent shipping companies”

Best ways to ship frozen and perishable food

Sometimes shipping can be quite easy to do! All you have to do is pack your items properly, and let the shipping company handle them. But what happens when we have to ship froze and perishable food? Like many other items, they also require special care during transportation! Luckily, we wrote an article covering this particular topic just to help people who intend to ship food. Continue reading “Best ways to ship frozen and perishable food”

What mode of transportation is best for cargo and freight?

The logistics industry has grown so much over the past few years that it is almost hard to keep track of the metrics. This is ever so good for you, the customer. Why this is good? Your options have skyrocketed, and now if you have cargo or freight to transport, you will have more than a few options to choose from. The options are as far as the quality of service goes, the time needed as well as the price. But, the question remains, what mode of transportation is best for cargo and freight? Continue reading “What mode of transportation is best for cargo and freight?”

How to pick the right shipping company?

If we are to discuss how to pick the right shipping company, we need to identify more than one thing. What does it mean to pick the right shipping company? When compared to some 10 years ago, shipping companies were not as frequent. And those that did exist were mainly used internally by large corporations. Today, things change. There are shipping companies that are at your entire disposition for any and all you may need. The right shipping company is going to be the one that can address all that you indeed may need. So, which shipping company would be the ‘right’ one? Continue reading “How to pick the right shipping company?”