The Road to Preferred Shipper Status

Posted - March 11, 2016

The Road to Preferred Shipper Status

Today, more and more shippers are placing additional focus on aligning their efforts with their carrier partners in order to improve transportation efficiency, especially in light of ongoing driver shortages. And recently, Transplace announced our Preferred Shipper Checklist to help facilitate communication between carriers and shippers and help them work collectively toward improvement.

A much-talked about topic by shippers, this checklist identifies key factors in how carriers evaluate shippers and then translates that insight into an actionable scorecard to help shipper organizations achieve “preferred shipper” status with carriers.

So what are some of the specific best practices and “next steps” that shippers can implement? Check out the infographic below to find out!

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What are some ways that shippers and carriers can be partners on every level?