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The Changes Making The Supply Chain More Eco-Friendly

May 22, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Across the globe, millions of deliveries take place every day from postcards and letters, to mass deliveries and container movements. As a result, the supply chain is one of the biggest contributors to environmental issues of all the industries. However, we’re starting to see changes slowly being implemented across the world, with companies adopting eco-friendly […]

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Your Guide To Becoming A Freight Cargo Pilot

May 15, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Gaining the job title of ‘Pilot’ is the dream of countless children across the globe and only a few truly go on to follow that dream – but how do they do it? Becoming a cargo airline pilot is no easy feat. Between schooling, further training and logging up more flight time just to get […]

The Top TV Shows Celebrating The Freight Industry

May 8, 2018 | Barrington Freight

We’ve done movies, we’ve done a playlist and this time we’re taking a look at the top TV shows that celebrate the freight industry. While the large majority of the shows on our list are reality TV offerings, the realistic look at what the industry has to offer draws even those of us living the […]

Could Drones Be The Future Of Medical Deliveries?

April 26, 2018 | Barrington Freight

For the past year or so, drone technology has come on leaps and bounds, seeing everyone from the average Joe to Amazon’s own delivery team using the flying machines. However, did you know that they have already been used in medical services? While this hasn’t been on a large scale, the natural disasters of 2017 […]

Is There Really A Driver Shortage In The Delivery Industry?

April 19, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Since late 2017, there has been an ongoing worry within the logistics industry regarding a shortage of truck drivers. Given that drivers are arguably the core of the road freight industry, a shortage could see reduced capacity, a slower industry as a whole, and risks of supply chain clogs during peak delivery times. Given that […]

Air Freight Trends To Watch In 2018

April 12, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Every freight method has its pros and cons, its arguments for and against, and its strengths and challenges – and the air freight industry knows this better than any. 2017 saw struggles and triumphs, and it’s no secret that 2018 is going to bring just as many, if not more. With technological advances and talks […]

A Guide To Shipping To China

April 5, 2018 | Barrington Freight

China is one of the world’s most active and well-oiled delivery locations, so it’s no surprise that hundreds upon hundreds of deliveries and imports are passing through the country on a daily basis. While shipping here really isn’t much different from shipping anywhere else in the world, its popularity and the sheer volume of deliveries […]

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Perfect Pointers For Precise Pallet Packing

March 29, 2018 | Barrington Freight

When it comes to preparing your pallet for shipping, making sure that everything is packed in properly can be the difference between a perfect shipment or an accident waiting to happen. While we’ll do everything we can to ensure that your delivery reaches its destination in the same condition it was first sent in, there […]

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Is Same Day Delivery Really A Viable Option For All?

March 26, 2018 | Barrington Freight

It’s a fact of retail life that consumers have demands. In fact, they have many of them, and not all of them are easy to fulfil. From faster delivery, to constant and accurate tracking services, ensuring that the customer remains happy is a feat that businesses will always be fighting to fulfil. The question, however, […]

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Automated vs Manual – Should Automation Really Be The Future Of The Supply Chain?

March 20, 2018 | Barrington Freight

The question around automation within logistics and the supply chain is certainly a topic on everyone’s mind, but the future of the supply chain is definitely still open to debate. It’s no secret that logistics is greeting most technological innovations with open arms – after all, anything that makes it a more seamless and faster […]

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