Stepping Up the Blue Eagle Way

The Ongoing Pandemic   In A Paradise Built in Hell, Rebecca Solnit writes that disaster “drags us into emergencies that require we act, and act altruistically, bravely, and with initiative in order to survive or save our neighbors, no matter how we vote or what we do for a living.” This has been true for […]

Blue Eagle’s Continuing Response to COVID-19

Care Worker with Fall Peak COVID-19 Preparations

Safety and Supply Chain Priority During COVID-19   Here at Blue Eagle Logistics, we reacted to the COVID-19 pandemic quickly and with a series of initiatives to keep customer supply chains moving. Our priorities include keeping safe and healthy both our team members and the customers we see on a daily basis.   COVID-19 Escalation […]

Best Practices for Last Mile Pharma

A blurred picture of pharmaceuticals with the title: Pharmaceutical Freight: Best Practices

Last Mile Pharma   The transportation and delivery of pharmaceuticals involves complex maneuvering all along the supply chain. Pharmaceuticals are a high-value freight requiring strict temperature control, advanced warehousing, increased visibility, and coordination between all partners. The last mile in the pharma supply chain is critical to ensure the viability of the product. Handling specialized […]

7 Common Questions for your 3PL

Here at Blue Eagle Logistics, we know that selecting a new carrier partner is one of the most important decisions you can make. After all, transportation costs–in terms of both time and money–can make or break a budget. But too often, your most taxing questions are unanswered. That’s why we’ve created a list of the […]

The Right Tool for the Job

  “Ever-increasing electronic apps are designed to enable us to accomplish more tasks in less time, thus supposedly making our lives easier – when in reality, the devices are also disrupting, at supersonic speeds, everything in our lives.” ~Rob Hackbarth   From technologies that match customers with carriers to apps that track shipments and communicate […]

White Glove Delivery Service

Free Shipping?   Shipping isn’t free. The Amazon Effect has perpetuated the myth that shipping is free. Free shipping has created consumer expectations that far-exceed the parameters for quality final mile services, especially in the white glove delivery market which requires trained, professional delivery teams, as well as, fair transportation investment by forwarders and retailers […]

Have You Seen the Spotted Lanternfly?

  Have you seen the Spotted Lanternfly? These planthoppers are native to Southeast Asia but have become common in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Because they have five separate states of development, their appearance changes over time. In the nymph state, they are black with bright white spots. As they grow to adulthood, they will turn a vibrant […]

Online Shipment Tracking In Real-Time

Real-time Online Tracking Every Day

Are you tired of tracking down your shipment, making call after call trying to pinpoint a driver’s location or an estimated time of delivery? Are your customers frustrated with delayed deliveries or wishy washy answers? We get it, not only are these scenarios aggravating, they can ruin your reputation.   Tracking, Visibility, and Transparency Supply […]

Lessons from the NEMF Bankruptcy

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NEMF Bankruptcy New England Motor Freight (NEMF), based in Elizabeth, New Jersey, and headed by Myron Shevell, has been in the trucking business since 1918. One of the top less-than-truckload carriers in the nation (#67 on the CCJ Top 250 List), NEMF was purchased by Mr. Shevell in 1977. On February 11, NEMF shocked the […]