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Cross-Border and International Transportation

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When your company participates in international trade, you can reach more customers, drive revenue, and expand brand awareness. However, if you’re not aware of all the intricacies involved in working outside your country’s borders, this can leave you open to mistakes and shipment delays. Partnering with an experienced transportation and logistics provider, however, can help […]

Proactive Logistics for Common Cold Chain Problems

Proactive Logistics for Common Cold Chain Problems

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Over the past few years, supply chain challenges and extended lead times have impacted virtually every industry. However, managing the supply chain for temperature-sensitive products can be infinitely more complicated. Being proactive in your logistical planning helps alleviate the stressors inherent to the cold chain. Learn how to better predict and respond to common cold […]

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Different Types of Frozen Food Transport

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Successful logistical planning and order fulfillment for temperature-sensitive goods requires an in-depth understanding of the needs of your frozen freight as well as the various ways by which to safely transport it. While many products require refrigeration, frozen goods must consistently maintain sub-zero temperatures during loading, transporting, storage, and final delivery to ensure food quality […]

Monitoring Freight Temperatures in Cold Chain Transportation

Freight Temperatures in Cold Chain Transportation

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Refrigerated and frozen products like foods, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and more require strict temperature control during cold chain transportation and storage. This helps ensure product integrity, keeping goods safe for consumption or use while preventing costly spoilage and waste. The ideal cold chain transportation temperature range, however, varies depending upon the type of cargo you’re handling. […]

Fresh vs. Frozen Goods Shipping

Key Differences Between Fresh vs. Frozen Goods Shipping

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Unlike many shelf-stable food products, fresh and frozen goods require extra considerations during shipping regarding acceptable transit timing and temperatures. Maintaining safe thermal environments in your cold chain by partnering with a knowledgeable third-party logistics (3PL) provider minimizes transportation expenses while promoting compliance with health and safety regulations, retaining product integrity and peak quality, and […]

Vaccine Chemical Transportation and Logistics Solutions

Chemical Transportation and Logistics Solutions

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Businesses ranging from chemical supply companies and manufacturing operations to laboratories and hospitals need chemicals for any number of diverse applications. Transporting chemicals to customers, however, requires a higher degree of logistical planning than standard goods.  This is particularly true for those chemicals that are temperature-sensitive or would negatively impact the environment or an individual’s […]

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Regional LTL Consolidation Solutions

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Since 2008, Mulder Brothers Brokerage has built relationships with trusted service partners nationwide, developing a network of consolidation facilities and regional distribution centers to facilitate on-time deliveries of temperature-sensitive goods. Our multi-vendor consolidation solutions, including cross-country freight tracking, data-based scheduling, and a consolidated pricing model, allow our clients to increase the efficiency, reliability, and flexibility […]

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Walmart OTIF vs. MABD: Understanding the Differences

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Since 2008, Mulder Brothers Brokerage has leveraged strategic relationships to deliver turnkey transportation and logistics solutions for our clients. Our team is experienced in refrigerated and frozen less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments, multi-vendor consolidation, redelivery, cross-docking, and warehousing. We also provide support for the Walmart Consolidation Program as an approved partner, transporting products between the company’s 47 […]

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3PL Pricing Guide: What to Expect From Cold Chain Logistics

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Cold chain logistics management requires seamless coordination to ensure that temperature-sensitive goods receive consistent and appropriate refrigeration during transport and storage. It’s critical for companies with refrigerated or frozen products to partner with a reliable cold chain third-party logistics (3PL) service provider for efficient and detail-oriented supply chain management. Read on to determine if 3PL […]

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What Is 3PL?: Benefits and How to Select a Provider

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Third-party logistics (3PL) service providers can offer shipping, storage, and supply chain logistics support to streamline your operations, reach your goals, and save on costs. Learn about what 3PL entails, the benefits that outsourcing logistics management offers your business, and how to select the right 3PL partner for you. What Is 3PL? 3PL companies manage […]