Did you know that most consumers expect to receive their orders within two or three days?
That can be a lot of pressure for a business.
Thanks to recent supply chain issues, it is not easy to arrange fast shipping. As a result, many businesses are facing droves of unsatisfied customers.
So, what can you do to make sure that your customers receive their orders in a timely fashion?
You can hire a freight company. Freight companies have the shipping experience necessary to move your cargo quickly and safely from one place to another.
Read on for the top three reasons why your business should hire a freight company.
1. Freight Companies Get The Job Done Quickly
Freight companies use their prior experience to help you find the optimal shipping route for your cargo.
For example, freight trucking companies have tons of data about which roads are the best for transporting goods. Consequently, your cargo will be more likely to arrive at its destination on time.
Local freight companies are also super efficient at optimizing routes. Their drivers tend to have tons of firsthand knowledge about the roads in a specific area.
This extra information can help ensure that your cargo arrives with few to no delays.
2. Excellent Price Negotiation Skills
Have you ever negotiated a shipping price before?
If you answered “no” to that question, you should definitely hire the services of a freight forwarding company.
Freight forwarding companies have years of experience with negotiating shipping prices. They know how much a shipment should cost, based on factors like distance, region and mode of transport.
While it might seem costly to hire freight forwarding services, it’s actually a good investment. Hiring a freight company will probably save you money in the long run.
Plus, it will save you from the added stress of having to negotiate the shipping prices yourself.
3. Freight Companies Provide Superb Tracking
These days, the vast majority of customers expect to be able to track their packages. Luckily, freight forwarding companies use the most advanced tracking technology.
At Genex, we use 24/7 live GPS tracking to keep an eye on your cargo. Consequently, you will always know where your cargo is located.
We allow our customers to access this information through our online portal.
Not only will this help appease your customer; it will also give you the peace of mind to know that your cargo is safely on its way.
Ask Us Your Questions
Deciding to work with a freight company is not always a simple decision. If you want to know more about how freight companies will benefit your business, please reach out to us.
To find out how much it would cost to ship your cargo, fill out this form. We will get back to you with a quote.
Alternatively, learn more about our services by giving us a call.