Top 5 Questions Shippers Have About the ELD Mandate

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The logistics industry has been preparing for the ELD (Electronic Logging Device) mandate rollout since the FMCSA announced the initiative in 2015. We’ve heard from shippers wanting to know how the mandate will affect their freight. Will prices go up? Will transit times be impacted? With the ELD mandate less than one week away from going into effect—December 18—we’re answering …

How to Meet Customer Delivery Demands This Holiday Season

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FedEx and UPS combined are expected to ship over a billion packages this holiday season between Black Friday and New Year’s Eve, according to the Journal of Commerce (JOC.com). This massive number of shipments reflects the anticipated record holiday sales from retailers and e-commerce businesses this season. “According to the National Retail Federation, retail sales in the United States during …

GlobalTranz Announces Acquisition of Apex Logistics Group

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PHOENIX –  December 7, 1017  – (BUSINESS WIRE) – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has acquired Apex Logistics Group, a prominent enterprise shipping and logistics company. The acquisition further solidifies GlobalTranz’s position as a top freight brokerage firm and increases the company’s market share in third-party logistics (3PL) services. Apex Logistics Group has been …

6 Things We’re Thankful for This Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is the perfect time to express our gratitude for the many wonderful things in our lives. At GlobalTranz, we have a lot to be thankful for… Customers We work with over 25,000 shippers to transport goods of all commodities and sizes around the world. Learning about their products and developing logistics solutions that grow their business and our economy …

8 Features to Consider When Choosing a TMS

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For many companies, a TMS (Transportation Management System) is the backbone of your logistics and transportation operations. Whether you’re a $10 million or $10 billion business, a TMS can help streamline processes, reduce overall transportation costs, and provide full supply chain visibility. According to Logistics Management Magazine, businesses who implement a TMS save 5% to 10% on their freight costs. …

GlobalTranz CFO Honored by the Financial Community for Her Commitment to Excellence

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PHOENIX – November 10, 2017 – (BUSINESS WIRE) – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced its CFO Renee Krug has been named a finalist for CFO of the Year by the Arizona Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI) just weeks after receiving the Finance Monthly CFO Award, and being named a CFO of the Year finalist …

Hidden Freight Charges You Should Know About and How to Avoid Them

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Unexpected changes to a freight bill due to inadvertent accessorial charges can be frustrating. Understanding common freight accessorials and how to plan your shipments and budgets around them, will help you save on your LTL freight. What are Accessorial Charges? Accessorial charges are additional fees carriers charge for performing freight services that go beyond normal pickup and delivery. But accessorial …

GlobalTranz Ranked Ninth Largest Private Company and One of the Fastest Growing Companies in Arizona

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PHOENIX, AZ – November 3, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it was recognized by the Phoenix Business Journal and the 2017 Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards on November 2, 2017. GlobalTranz was ranked the ninth Largest Private Company and one of the Fastest Growing Companies in Arizona, receiving ACE Awards for both …

GlobalTranz Joins the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA)

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA — November 1, 2017— GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has joined the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA), a group of industry executives and companies dedicated to developing and promoting blockchain technology standards throughout the logistics and trucking industry. BiTA was formed in 2017 with the goal of bringing together the …

GlobalTranz Reports Record Third Quarter Revenues; Up 42% Year over Year

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PHOENIX (Oct. 31, 2017) — (BUSINESS WIRE) — GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider, today reported third quarter revenues increased 42% and earnings grew 70% year over year, outpacing many competitors in the industry. The company’s ongoing success is attributed to organic growth, strategic acquisitions, exceptional employee performance and investment in proprietary technologies for its network of freight …