Freight Forwarder vs. Marketplace: What’s the Difference?
Given the number of new startups coming into the freight space, it’s hard to tell what each one exactly does. Even though the freight industry is massive and well established, the emergence of start up technology is a relatively new occurrence. Startups are still navigating and trying to establish their niche in such a complex space. So if you (A SHIPPER) are looking for a new technology to ship your freight from point A to point B, which should you use?
First you must understand that freight service technology basically comes down to whether the service is a Freight Forwarder or a Freight Marketplace.