Grow Faster with Flexible Ground Shipping
Partner with ground distribution experts for long-term success
In 2018 alone, trucks in the United States carried more than 10 billion tons of goods, underlining the fact that effective ground distribution is a major component of continued growth for the many organizations that depend on efficiently moving freight domestically.
Read on to learn if ground shipping is right for your needs and, if so, how AIT will not only infuse your supply chain with adaptable domestic distribution solutions but also offer gateway connections for international shipping via our global network.
Is ground freight the right option for me?
For years, factors like cost-effectiveness and convenience have made trucking the transit method of choice for shipments traveling less than 750 miles. And as fast delivery becomes a universal expectation, scalable solutions are a necessity.
What cargo works best for ground distribution?
Ground freight takes a variety of forms—from perishables to routine shipments and final-mile deliveries. Whether you’re delivering raw goods, manufactured products or anything in between, reliable ground shipping services serve as an engine that powers your business.
What ground freight services does AIT offer?
AIT provides our clients with cost-effective and adaptable options for all surface transportation needs, from standard truckload shipments to high-touch, final-mile deliveries.
We match your domestic and cross-border ground freight to the best transportation solutions available, including:
- Truckload shipping
- Dry-van trucking
- Flatbed trucks
- Refrigerated units
- Less than truckload
- Expedited ground service
- 3-to-5-day deferred shipping
- Hot-shot trucking
- Service on weekends and holidays
What verticals does AIT support with ground distribution?
For every vertical, your shipments benefit from AIT’s wide-ranging, U.S. cartage footprint and subject matter expertise. In addition, our strong agent relationships enable us to extend fast, secure transport beyond high-traffic metro areas.
What ground shipping schedules are available through AIT?
Our ground distribution services include weekend linehaul services, along with daily and mid-week lane segments to cartage cities across the United States.
What additional services does AIT include with ground shipping?
Wherever your shipment is heading, AIT’s logistics experience adds reliability and security. With the company-wide logistics knowledge to handle transborder deliveries, warehouse management and more, we provide end-to-end distribution support, including:
- Inside pickup and delivery service
- Hazardous materials transport
- Over-sized cargo
- Residential delivery
- White glove delivery options
- Lift gate service
- Merge-in-transit service
- Air ride equipment
- Intermodal transportation
- Reverse logistics
Upgrade your distribution with a ground shipping expert
Reliable and efficient ground distribution is a must-have for business success today. And no matter what you’re shipping, an experienced logistics provider like AIT will help make sure your ground freight arrives on time—and in great condition.
To start benefitting from our dedicated team of experts and their time-tested logistics solutions, contact an AIT representative.