Freight Brokerage Technology Leader GlobalTranz Announces Diamond Sponsorship for NASSTRAC Shippers Conference & Transportation Expo

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA – March 28, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced the company will be a Diamond Sponsor for the 2017 NASSTRAC Shippers Conference and Transportation Expo, to be held April 9-12, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Key activities GlobalTranz has planned for the event include: Exhibition on the Transportation Expo floor, located …

Freight Brokerage Technology Leader GlobalTranz Announces Partnership with U.S. Army for Logistics Recruiting

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA – March 21, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it is forming a partnership with the U.S. Army to promote recruiting of soldiers and veterans. The U.S. Army and GlobalTranz are scheduled to sign a partnership agreement March 30, 2017, as part of the U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success …

Freight Brokerage Technology Leader GlobalTranz Appoints Robert J. Farrell as Chairman of the Board of Directors

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA – March 14, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Robert J. Farrell, has been appointed chairman of the board for GlobalTranz. Farrell is currently CEO of GlobalTranz and will continue in that role. Prior to joining GlobalTranz in March 2016, Farrell was president and CEO …

The Role of Customer Service in Freight Agent Success

GTZ Blog Post, Carrier Partners, Freight Agents, Homepage

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 …

GlobalTranz Named One of the Best Companies to Watch in Arizona

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PHOENIX, AZ – January 24, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has been named one of the “Best Companies to Watch” in Arizona by BestCompaniesAZ. The award recognizes Arizona’s top businesses for their commitment to leadership, excellence, employee engagement and economic impact in the area. The Arizona 100 Best Companies award …

Freight Brokerage Technology Leader GlobalTranz to Sponsor SMC3 Jump Start 2017 Conference

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PHOENIX, AZ – January 17, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it is a Silver Sponsor of the SMC3 Jump Start 2017 conference, being held January 23-25, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. In addition, Greg Carter, chief technology officer of GlobalTranz, is a featured speaker at the event. On January 25 at 9:50 …

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 …