Vote GlobalTranz as Your Top 3PL Provider

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It’s time to vote for Inbound Logistics’ Top 3PL Provider ranking, and GlobalTranz would like your support! Here are the top 5 reasons to vote for GlobalTranz as your Top 3PL provider: The best fright management technology. GlobalTranz has always been ahead of the curve on technology innovation, but we just took it to a whole new level with the …

GlobalTranz 2017 Freight Agent Conference Highlights – Captivating Keynote, Compelling Lineup of Industry Speakers and Record Attendance

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Earlier this week, GlobalTranz hosted its 2017 Freight Agent Conference in Ft. Lauderdale. A record turnout of nearly 300 freight agents, carriers, shippers, technology partners and investors participated in the event – making it GlobalTranz’ largest event ever. An expanded agenda and a plethora of well-respected industry speakers were key drivers for the record turnout. Here are few highlights: After …

Congressman David Schweikert Visits GlobalTranz

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GlobalTranz was pleased to host Congressman David Schweikert at our Scottsdale, Arizona headquarters on April 18, 2017. Congressman Schweikert arranged the visit to discuss the transportation industry. As a market leader in freight management technology and services and a large employer in the Phoenix-Scottsdale area, GlobalTranz was able to provide Congressman Schweikert with a unique perspective on the transportation industry …

Last Chance to Register for the GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference

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The GlobalTranz 2017 Freight Agent Conference kicks off on Monday, April 24 — have you registered yet?  If not, email j.gomez@globaltranz.com today to reserve your spot. You won’t want to miss the amazing line up of outside speakers and panel-driven session dialog on logistics and freight management challenges, best practices and trends. Not to mention great networking opportunities and evening …

Snapshots from the GlobalTranz and U.S. Army PaYS Signing Ceremony

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Recruiting strong people is critical to company growth. In a signing ceremony with the U.S. Army on March 30, 2017, GlobalTranz officially joined the Army PaYS program — a channel for recruiting highly trained logistics and supply chain management professionals who have also served our country. GlobalTranz was pleased to host U.S. Army LTC David S. Clukey, Phoenix Recruiting Battalion …

The Role of Customer Service in Freight Agent Success

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Customers do not like poor service. A bad customer experience can ruin a business’s reputation and drive loyal customers away. In fact, it takes 12 positive experiences to make up for one unresolved negative experience. So it’s important to be aware of how you’re treating clients, handling complaints and establishing lines of communication throughout your customer’s journey. By 2020, customer …

How Freight Brokers Deliver Value to Carriers

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It’s no secret that many carriers see freight brokers as a necessary evil, a roadblock keeping them from working directly with the shipper to move cargo. Without context, you can see why that assumption is often made. What’s the point of a freight broker if the shipper can just pick up the phone and call the carrier to schedule a …

Top 10 Reasons to Love Your Freight Brokerage Firm

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Let’s face it – we spend the majority of our lifetimes working so it’s no surprise that strong relationships are often formed with business colleagues. And for GlobalTranz, some of our strongest relationships are with our freight agents and carriers – and of course our ultimate customers, shippers. Our freight agents are problem solvers, they’re reliable, and they are always …

3 Ways Freight Brokers Lower Your Shipping Costs

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Freight brokers act as the intermediary between shippers and carriers. They have the network, the experience and the resources to fulfill orders and get shipments where they need to be. Yet, like anyone serving as a liaison, they are always fighting the stigma that they’re an unnecessary and expensive part of the equation. “Why pay a freight broker to move …