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Freight Shipping Resources

Guidance to Keep Your Business Freight Moving Forward

My Freight Got Reclassified

My freight got reclassified. What do I do now?

Don’t panic over freight reclassification! We’ve got you covered with tips and tricks on the best ways to cope with a reclass.

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How a 3PL Can Simplify Your Blind Shipments

How a 3PL Can Simplify Your Blind Shipments

Blind shipping can be difficult. A shipping partner like Worldwide Express can help cut through the confusion.

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How We Select Freight Shipping Carriers

What WWEX Looks for in Freight Carriers

Worldwide Express partners only with the best freight carriers. Learn what we look for and what it means for you.

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Freight Claims and Coverage Options Defined

Freight Claims and Coverage Options Defined

Shippers should understand freight claims. The best place to start is with basic definitions and coverage options.

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Benefits of FTL Freight Shipping

The Benefits of FTL Freight Shipping

Learn more about the many benefits associated with FTL shipping that are not available with LTL and parcel.

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Freight Rates Density Pricing

Freight Rates: Density Pricing vs. NMFC Codes

There are multiple methods used to calculate the cost of your freight shipment. Find the best way to get the most accurate quote.

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Hazmat Bill of Lading

How To Complete a Hazmat BOL

Feel confident completing BOLs for hazmat shipping. Learn what’s required and where to find the information.

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2022 Trends Survival Tips

Top 7 Trends Affecting Freight Shipping in 2022

Learn what's expected in freight shipping in 2022 and get advice on how to navigate the challenges.

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5 Tips on Shipping Freight to Big Box Retailers

5 Tips on Shipping Freight to Big Box Retailers

Big-box stores have strict shipping requirements. Follow these tips to avoid financial penalties and accessorial fees.

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LTL vs FTL Freight

LTL vs. FTL freight: What’s the difference?

A guide to the cost, speed, service, size and other differences between LTL and FTL freight shipping so you can make the right choice.

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How to avoid freight shipping delays

Tips on How To Avoid Shipping Delays

Learn about the most common reasons freight shipments are delayed, and how you can avoid them.

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How to Compare LTL Freight Carriers

How To Compare LTL Freight Carriers

Here’s a look at the LTL freight carriers and service options available so you can make the right shipping choice.

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Avoid Peak Season Freight Shipping Delays

7 Ways To Get Ahead of Peak Season Freight Shipping Delays

We’ve put together our top holiday freight tips to help you avoid delays and enjoy smoother peak season shipping.

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Common Freight Accessorial Charges

Common Freight Accessorial Charges

Check out our list of common accessorial fees. Understanding them can help you know what to expect and what to avoid.

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Basic Freight Shipping Definitions

Basic Freight Shipping Definitions

The freight industry is full of terminology! Here are some common freight terms and definitions that you should know.

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Carrier Relationship Management

How To Start a Relationship With a New Carrier

Learn how to build a relationship with the perfect freight carrier partner.

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Cargo Theft Prevention

How To Prevent Cargo Theft During Holiday Shipping

Holiday cargo theft is on the rise. Learn how to prevent it from happening and how to handle theft if it occurs.

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How to Avoid Rejected Freight

How To Avoid Rejected Freight

Learn the common reasons for rejected freight, how to take steps to avoid them and how to deal with refused shipments.

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freight congestion at seaports

How To 'Sea' the Bright Side of Port Congestion

Congestion at seaports is causing international shipping delays and increased rates. Learn the causes and how to cope.

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Overnight Freight Services

Keep Urgent Freight Moving With Overnight Shipping

Your shipping needs can become urgent overnight. Here’s how overnight shipping helps you meet challenging obligations.

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Multimodal vs Intermodal

Deciding Between Intermodal and Multimodal Shipping

What’s the difference between multimodal and intermodal shipping? Our blog outlines the differences and similarities.

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Registered Smartway Partner

Saving the Planet With the EPA SmartWay Program

The EPA’s SmartWay Program is great for the environment and your business. Learn why WWEX is proud to be a partner!

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Conquer the Capacity Crunch

How To Conquer the Capacity Crunch

Navigate the current freight carrier capacity crunch with top tips from Worldwide Express.

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Exploring Multi-Warehouse Freight Shipping

Explore Multiple Warehouse Distribution Networks

A multi-warehouse shipping operation could be the best way to cover more ground for your freight customers.

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Oversized Freight Shipping Checklist

Dodge Oversized Shipping Overload

Oversized freight comes with larger challenges than other loads. Get shipments out fast with this eight-step checklist.

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5 Keys to Avoiding Dwell Time Surcharges

5 Keys to Avoiding Dwell Time Surcharges

Learn why it’s so important to get your freight loaded up and shipped out as quickly as possible when drivers pull up.

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Freight Fuel Surcharge Explained

Getting To Know Your Freight Fuel Surcharges

Wondering why freight fuel surcharges show up on invoices? Learn more about this surcharge and what to do about it.

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Freight Audit Explained

Make Smarter Shipping Decisions With a Freight Audit

Not all audits are bad. See if a freight audit could be your link to leaner freight shipping.

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Holiday Shipping e-Guide Freight

Your Guide to Holiday Freight Shipping

With proper planning, small and mid-sized businesses can enjoy a successful and hassle-free holiday shipping season.

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Freight Shipping And Packaging Guide

Packaging Guide For Efficient Freight Shipping

There’s more to freight packaging than stacking boxes. Learn the ins-and-outs of freight preparation and become a pro.

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