New FreightHub features [Update October 2018]

Over the last few weeks at Freighthub, we’ve been working diligently on the release of features to make your freight shipping experience even more seamless and transparent. The latest round of features we’ve released focuses on saving you time, improving your origin side visibility and giving you more control of the shipping process. Log into […]

The Insider with Carsten Schmelting

The continued popularity of e-commerce as consumers’ preferred method of shopping has set the world on fire. The prevalence of e-commerce is growing in congruence with the percentage of people in the world with access to the Internet and smart devices, and the phenomenon shows no signs of slowing down. International e-commerce sales are expected […]

Freight forwarding and warehousing for FBA and e-commerce sellers

Amazon’s fulfillment service, Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA), which was launched way back in 2006, gave fledgling e-commerce businesses access to Amazon.com’s fast order fulfillment and customer service infrastructure. Amazon FBA required that shippers manage the transportation of goods from the point of origin to an Amazon warehouse, requiring the merchant to understand and comply with […]

Digital Freight Forwarding Evolution: FreightHub Customers Can Pay with Bitcoin

The future has arrived. FreightHub is now accepting Bitcoin as a way of payment for its digital freight forwarding services. Customers benefit from smart contracts, fast, and secure payments. With so much insight and speculation already out there about blockchain and cryptocurrency, readers are starting to experience “media fatigue.” You’re probably tired of your friends […]

Transport Planning gets a Revamp [Forto Product Update 12/17]

What if you could peak through a window, and know exactly where all of your shipments were? Transport Planning lies at the heart of freight-forwarding. This is why presenting our shipping community with the most granular information possible on the latest status updates has been our top priority on our platform’s latest release. It is […]

The Insider with Jonas Fokkena

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The latest Insider chats with Jonas Fokkena, Senior Logistics Manager for FreightHub. Prior to joining FreightHub, Jonas worked for some logistics providers including a non-vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC) carrier, freight forwarders and a couple of steamship lines. Also, Jonas gained international experience from working abroad in Israel and the United States. All total, Jonas […]

The Insider with Moritz Dassing

In our latest Insider interview, we sat down and chatted with Moritz Dassing, Key Account Executive for FreightHub’s growing business. Moritz started with FreightHub in December 2016 but soon found himself involved in quite a number of activities! Describe your job responsibilities and a typical day at FreightHub. I started in December 2016 officially in the […]

The Insider with Michael Wax

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Digitizing Freight Forwarding Piece by Piece The global freight forwarding market is highly fragmented and one that is fraught with many inefficiencies. As a result, the market has witnessed the rise of online freight marketplaces, numerous software solutions and a variety of startups. However, for many of these options, only selected pieces of the puzzle […]