PNG Logistics was established as a third party logistics provider (3PL) in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in the year 2000. With over a decade of experience, PNG Logistics manages millions of dollars of freight services for our valued clients. We specialize in personalized third party logistics services for companies whose business involves the shipping and receiving […]
What exactly is a volume shipment? We have all heard of the terms less than truck load and truck load. A volume shipment is somewhere in between the two. This generally happens when you have a shipment of 6 pallets or more weighing greater than 5,000 lbs. and taking up more than 12 linear feet […]
Transit times for LTL shipments can seem confusing at best for many shippers, and often lead to a wide array of frustration and often turn into a source of contention when everything doesn’t go as planned. A delayed shipment can cost customers money, time, and sanity, especially when the items being shipped are time sensitive. […]
Whether its air, or Ocean PNGLC through its sister company PNG Worldwide. Within Lancaster County there is no other local company here that has the knowledge and pricing to help your business. Often people don’t ship internationally within this part of Pennsylvania because it is unknown territory it is also the same reason why they […]
At PNG all our customers are VIPs, Very Important People, but we also have our VIP clients who are part of our Vendor Inbound Program. Our Vendor Inbound Program is suited to help businesses across several industries control their inbound supply chain. Most 3PLS follow industry standard, Simply put, all they do is ask that […]
SU-Set Up, A Shipment that is set up is something that is assembled for example if you are shipping an assembled piece of furniture fully “Set Up”. Items that are set up typically move at a higher freight class. KD- Knocked Down, Reducing an item by 1/3 This is when an item is about 1/3 […]
“The shipment was supposed to deliver in two days but it has been four days and it’s not here yet, what’s going on?” This is a very common concern we hear from customers regarding delivery of LTL shipments. Most of the time shipments are handled by way of a carrier’s standard transit service. This means […]
The Bill of Lading or BOL is essential for all transportation of goods. It is required by the US Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration that a BOL must be issued before loading. The BOL acts as a contract between the shipper and the carrier. This transportation contract identifies the freight, consignee, […]
A General Rate Increase (GRI) will affect all non-contractual rates for businesses working directly with LTL carriers. Some key areas that carriers raise prices are minimum charges and supplemental charges like lift gate or residential service. Keep in mind that a general rate increase that is announced is only an average of all lanes. Region […]
Notice of NMFC Rule Change Beginning 4/19/2014 the following rule applies: Rules item #680 (the 65% rule) has been modified to include any shipment where the freight on a pallet does not occupy at least 65% of the surface area of that pallet. In Layman’s terms if there is any shipment where the freight occupies […]
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PNG Logistics is a full service Third Party Logistics (3PL) company that has helped hundreds of clients to lower their freight costs and increase shipping efficiencies. Our service is highly personalized and every shipment we handle is managed by an experienced logistics expert with our clients' best interest in mind.
In addition to enhanced service and peace of mind, PNG clients typically enjoy freight cost savings from 10% to 40% compared to their current transportation and shipping costs.
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