Re: Modeling LCL


Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>
 

Clark Propst, quoting Len Vick, wrote:
"Freight forwarders were a private business doing volume LCL for various points. Minneapolis had two of them, National and Universal carloading."
Were not these firms acting as freight consolidators? and did they not complete their service by local trucking delivery?

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