Less Than Truckload

Reduce Cost And Improve Efficiency

The complexities of less than truckload (LTL) shipping can increase costs and fall short of your customer’s service expectations. By using a 3PL who has deep expertise and a market leader in LTL you can reduce costs, minimize claims and improve service delivery times. Gain a competitive advantage by tapping into self-service technology and the expertise of BlueGrace Logistics.

The power of LTL pricing and service in your hands

BlueShip technology empowers you to simplify all your LTL quoting, service requirements, shipment tracking and insurance certificates from one proprietary platform. Instantly gain access to premium LTL capacity serving BlueGrace customers with low blanket rates.

Increase LTL freight visibility from your very first shipment

BlueShip TMS gives you visibility to the right data that leads to actionable results. The visibility you'll get to your freight gives you control to avoid delays and LTL service disruptions to your customers.

Get high speed-high volume LTL quotes instantly

Simplify your LTL shipping with the proprietary BlueShip Quote and Rating Engine built for speed, accuracy and performance. This proprietary LTL rating engine delivers thousands of rates in seconds through a single instance platform - so you can quote with confidence.

A Powerful LTL Network

Less-Than-Truckload scale and stability are differentiators and a competitive advantage for BlueGrace customers. A vast network of LTL lanes and options gets you through embargoes, service outages and costly seasonal price spikes.

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"BlueGrace Logistics provided us with new capacity that has brought us notable LTL savings."

Daniel, CFOElectronic Manufacturing

Increase Productivity And Reduce Complexity

Working with a market leader gives you access to a purpose-built platform and support system that tappers the complexity of Less-Than-Truckload freight. BlueShip proprietary technology allows user access at any level from self-service to ERP integrations. Gain efficiency through a customer support team who are experts in LTL and understand the most effective freight options.

Serving The LTL Needs Of Your Industry

  • Apparel & Fashion
  • Automotive
  • Building Materials
  • Ceramics & Concrete
  • Computer Hardware
  • Construction
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Consumer Goods
  • Cosmetics
  • Electrical Manufacturing
  • Electronic Manufacturing
  • Food & Beverages
  • Food Production
  • Furniture
  • Glass
  • Import & Export
  • Industrial Automation
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Development
  • International Trade
  • Luxury Goods & Jewelry
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Device
  • Packaging & Containers
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Retail
  • Sporting Goods
  • Supermarkets
  • Wholesale
  • Wine & Spirits

Provider Comparison Guide

Classification

LTL Insurance

Packaging

What to look for when comparing LTL freight providers?

Seek one who specializes in Less-Than-Truckload freight processes and technology, and who has a knowledgeable team with years of experience. From there, it is important to find an easy way to get quotes, service options, settle claims, audit freight bills and can process settlements.

What is the class of my LTL Freight?

Shipments that are sent as LTL (Less-Than-Truckload) are weighed and measured then fall into the NMFC (National Motor Freight Classification). This class determines the overall cost of your LTL shipement. Not sure about your class of LTL freight? Inaccurate classifications cost you money in the end. Don't get overcharged and try this free Density Calculator to help determine your freight class.

Should I insure my LTL freight shipments?

One of the biggest pain points in LTL shipping revolves around insurance and where to get it. You can access insurance certifications directly through the BlueShip platform. Highly recommended, affordable and provides coverage beyond standard carrier liability.

Why is the packaging of LTL freight important?

Shippers themselves are the first line of defense in protecting products from damage. Careful packaging helps protect products to arrive at their destination intact. Damaged LTL freight results in higher costs. Thoughtful packaging reduces damage risk and exposure to higher costs.

Provider Comparison Guide

What to look for when comparing LTL freight providers?

Seek one who specializes in Less-Than-Truckload freight processes and technology, and who has a knowledgeable team with years of experience. From there, it is important to find an easy way to get quotes, service options, settle claims, audit freight bills and can process settlements.

Sign up for a free demo of BlueShip
Classification

What is the class of my LTL Freight?

Shipments that are sent as LTL (Less-Than-Truckload) are weighed and measured then fall into the NMFC (National Motor Freight Classification). This class determines the overall cost of your LTL shipement. Not sure about your class of LTL freight? Inaccurate classifications cost you money in the end. Don't get overcharged and try this free Density Calculator to help determine your freight class.

Us Our Free Density Calculator
LTL Insurance

Should I insure my LTL freight shipments?

One of the biggest pain points in LTL shipping revolves around insurance and where to get it. You can access insurance certifications directly through the BlueShip platform. Highly recommended, affordable and provides coverage beyond standard carrier liability.

Sign up for a free Demo of Blueship
Packaging

Why is the packaging of LTL freight important?

Shippers themselves are the first line of defense in protecting products from damage. Careful packaging helps protect products to arrive at their destination intact. Damaged LTL freight results in higher costs. Thoughtful packaging reduces damage risk and exposure to higher costs.

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