According to reports from multiple analysts and transportation industry groups, freight capacity challenges are expected to continue into the second half of 2021. Driven by continuing economic growth, a persistent driver shortage, and despite surging inflation, most industry observers expect more capacity limits, fuel surcharge increases above 20%, and the likelihood of rate increases. Now may be a good time to consider partnering with a 3PL service for many shippers facing these unusual market conditions. With Pacejet Shipping Software, you can activate a 3PL directly within the platform for streamlined rating and shipping execution.
“We use Pacejet every day to streamline our shipment process. It is a great platform for our team to be able to tie into rates from our 3PL provider while also returning tracking information back into our ERP software.”
Brian Watley, Director of Operations
Masterbuilt® | Kamado Joe®
Read on to learn about three key reasons to add a 3PL to your shipping operations, along with a few ideas on how Pacejet can help.