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InTek Freight and Logistics solves the cost, capacity and service equation for shippers.

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Logistics Service Providers vs Motor Carriers: Comparing the Differences

By: Rick LaGore
February 12th, 2019

A couple weeks back, we wrote an article comparing a logistics service provider to a freight broker.  Within that article, we touched briefly on asset motor carriers and said we would come back to the discussion of comparing them to non-asset freight service providers.

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Top 5 Expedited Freight Companies (and Expedited Service How-to Guide)

By: Rick LaGore
February 6th, 2019

No matter how one looks at it, expedited freight is typically the result of something not working to plan.  As a result, the expedited freight services buyer is behind the eight-ball with the added pressure of threading the needle of perfect service to ensure further problems and delays are not added to the situation.

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The Ins & Outs of Intermodal Transportation.

The Ins & Outs of Intermodal Transportation.

Everything you need to know about domestic intermodal and how to be successful implementing it into your logistics strategy. Gives tips, tricks and insights on intermodal and what to watch out for when converting from truckload to intermodal.

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Rail Freight Logistics Services: What to Know & How-to Get Most Value

By: Rick LaGore
January 28th, 2019

Rail service has a rich history of driving this country’s economic growth by moving freight across North America, yet it is not front of mind as an option in today’s fast moving logistics and supply chain industry.  

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Logistic Service Provider (LSP) vs Freight Broker: A Comprehensive Comparison

By: Rick LaGore
January 24th, 2019

The logistics and supply chain market has a long list of terms that often confuse people.  

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