Sustainable Pallets

2019-03-28T10:06:56-04:00March 28th, 2019|Freight Damage, News, Transportation, Trucking, Uncategorized|

This year our main goal is to focus on finding more ways to improve our carbon footprint. We installed a solar roof in August 2018 (find it here) and are now running 30% of our building on just the sun. With our continuous push to be more sustainable, we are excited to announce that we [...]

Why Quality Distribution is Important.

2017-06-26T09:40:10-04:00January 20th, 2017|Freight Damage, Transportation, Trucking|

Every year over $100 billion dollars of goods are mishandled or damaged. Most consumers do not realize the impact a damage good has on the supply chain. But think to yourself for a second. Will you buy a canned good with dented or damaged packaging? Do you buy an article of clothing with a [...]

What You Need To Know About Load Securement.

2017-09-05T11:24:47-04:00November 10th, 2015|Freight Damage, Freight Securement, Safety, Trucking|

Load/cargo securement is a fairly simple safety concept. There is an expectation that items transported in or on your vehicle will stay on the vehicle until ready to be removed. The concept applies to just about anyone who operates a vehicle(s) to conduct business. The first category of vehicles we typically think of are [...]

Prevent Damaged Freight – How to Pack Your Shipment

2017-05-26T15:32:59-04:00August 4th, 2015|Freight Damage, Safety|

Logistick products help reduce freight damage claims by replacing the standard metal load lock with a disposable one-way load lock combined with a wooden beam to prevent claims and damages but you can further avoid damaged freight through proper packing and palletization of your shipment. Here are a few tips to help you prevent damaged freight. [...]

Intermodal Transportation

2019-04-08T14:36:24-04:00July 20th, 2015|Freight Damage, Intermodal, Safety|

Making the transition from shipping freight via truckload to intermodal transportation can be difficult if you don't fully understand some basic differences between the two shipping models Intermodal Weight Intermodal weight is the most common issue for new intermodal users. The Federal Gross Vehicle Weight Limit of 80,000 lbs. for tractor/chassis/container is the [...]

Freight Claims: How Much Are They Really Costing You?

2017-06-26T10:54:53-04:00April 16th, 2015|Freight Damage|

You know that feeling! That moment when you open your trailer door. The anticipation, to only hope that the cargo you are carrying has not shifted. We have all seen the image! When most of us think of the cost of freight claims, we think of the cost of a damaged product from an [...]

Logistick’s Load Configurator Software – Specializing in your damage problems!!

2017-06-30T09:22:01-04:00August 29th, 2010|Freight Damage, News|

Logistick’s Load Configurator Software was designed especially for customers by our design team. The software allows us to help each and every customer with their specific load configuration needs. Take advantage of the service today:  Work on a new idea with a sales rep and have us sketch it out for you prior to [...]

Evolution of Moving Freight

2017-08-25T12:10:03-04:00June 12th, 2009|Freight Damage, Intermodal, News, Railroad|

In today’s ever changing economy adaptability and evolving is more important than ever. With the evolution of technology, the uncertainty of fuel prices and continued global recession, it’s important to be able to save money where ever possible. Although there is no one answer to solve all your companies problems shipping via the railroad or [...]

Logistick’s Useful Tools

2019-02-01T14:04:35-04:00April 30th, 2009|Freight Damage, News, Safety|

What’s in your toolbox? Did you know that the Swiss Army knife is over 125 years old. Karl Elsener, the company founder, wanted to create work in sparsely industrialized central Switzerland and counter the emigration spawned by unemployment. The Swiss Army Knife is known for its precision, quality, functionality and versatility. Logistick, Inc. has [...]

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