What is a Full Truckload (FTL)?
Full Truckload or FTL for short is a form of shipping freight is when a client either has more than enough freight to fill a trailer fully or only has a partially filled trailer, however, prefers a dedicated truck for a variety of reasons. Some reasons a client may prefer a full truckload service is when high-risk or fragile goods need to be transported, the delivery date is and the speed of delivery is a concern. Tandem delivery services are also available.
A Full Truckload (FTL) shipment generally costs more than an Less than Truckload (LTL) shipment. One thing to keep in mind is that the freight will be delivered much faster in comparison to a Less than Truckload (LTL) shipment. The benefits of FTL services are best suited for the shipment of large freight that may exceed 10,000 pounds, high-risk and even fragile freight. Another key benefit is keeping shipments in the same truck from pickup to its final destination, and have faster deliveries compared to than Less than Truckload (LTL) shipment. At Lion Force, we strive to deliver your Full Truckload (FTL) shipment quickly, safely, and on time.