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 …

GlobalTranz Kicks Off 2017 Freight Agent Conference

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA – April 24, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today kicks off its 2017 Freight Agent Conference, being held April 24-26, 2017 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida with a record number of attendees. The GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference is an annual event that attracts top freight agents and transportation carriers from across the …

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 …

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 …

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 …

GlobalTranz Announces Acquisition of Global Freight Source

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PHOENIX, AZ and MILWAUKEE, WI – January 10, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has acquired Global Freight Source, Inc., a leading freight brokerage and logistics company. The acquisition further solidifies GlobalTranz’ position as a top freight brokerage firm and validates the company’s commitment to the freight agent business model. Global …

Save the Date – 2017 GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference

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Join GlobalTranz and the nation’s top freight agents at the 2017 GlobalTranz Freight Agent Conference for 3 days of engaging sessions, innovative logistics technology demos and networking with your peers. Learn best practices for growing your freight brokerage business and be the first to see new enhancements to the GlobalTranz technology platform. If you are a GlobalTranz freight agent or …

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6 Safeguards Freight Agents Can Take Against Weather-Related Shipping Challenges

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According to one survey, weather-related shipping challenges cost trucking companies between $2 billion and $3.5 billion on average. In fact, overall weather-related shipping challenges add up to close to 3.5% of the U.S. GDP. Unless you have a plan for managing risks due to weather, just one hurricane or devastating snowstorm could upend your business. Weather-Related Shipping Challenges Add Up …

Freight Agent Marketing

7 Tips for Freight Agent Marketing

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Every year, advances in transportation, logistics and freight brokerage technology keep the logistics industry in constant flux. These changes can impact not only your freight management operations but also how you market your business. Here are 7 of the most untapped but effective freight agent marketing tips. #1: Promote Your Niche Last year we told you about how to market …