How to Pick the Right Refrigerated Trucking Services Company
These days hiring a trucking company is not easy. With so many trucking providers and truckers providing shipping services it can be a daunting task to find the right refrigerated trucking services company to help you with your time-sensitive shipment.
Here are a variety of ways you can narrow down your list of trucking service providers:
Utilize a Load Board
If you want the trucking community to bid on your refrigerated trucking needs drop your shipment on a load board and have the trucking community bid on your project. It can be quick and effective and help you find the right company that can satisfy your shipping needs.
Extremely easy and the opposite of time-consuming freight broker searching online for a trucking services company can be very easy and quick. Keep in mind that the search results could render heaping amounts of data but once you have had the time to sift through the search results you can narrow down some companies to contact about your shipping request. Search industry and federal databases such as Transcore CarrierWatch® or the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to ensure motor carriers are deemed fit to perform transport services.
Trucking Magazines & Publications
There are numerous trucking magazines (online & offline) to help you identify your refrigerated trucking source. If you are not new to the trucking industry you probably are already familiar with many of the trucking industry magazines. Use their offline version or hop online to find additional information about reputable trucking service providers.