Plenty of Job Opportunities in the Truck Driving Industry

In recent years the economy has been on a rebound, with the national unemployment number falling to its lowest rate in almost a decade. But, there are still millions of Americans who are out of work and looking for jobs, and we’re here with some good news. There is currently a shortage of truck drivers… Read more »

A Resurgent Buffalo Niagara Region and SPEED Global

At SPEED Global Services, we pride ourselves on being part of a resurgent Western New York economy, including the Buffalo Niagara region. We do our part to help local businesses grow and prosper and with the recent Start-Up NY program, many more businesses are popping up all over the region. The Buffalo Niagara region in New… Read more »

Benefits of Globalization and Freight Forwarding from SPEED Global Services

There used to be a time when the majority of businesses operated only in the country they were based. This meant they didn’t have access to billions of potential clients, thus limiting their profits and growth. But this is no longer the case. New technology and other forces have dramatically increased globalization over the past… Read more »

Reasons to Choose Our Trucking Services

At Speed Global Services, we understand that life is full of choices and when it comes to getting your freight across the country, or even to Canada, you have a wide range of transportation options. This isn’t, and shouldn’t be, an easy decision. Remember, this is the business that you own and operate. Decisions involving… Read more »

Advantages of Using a Foreign Trade Zone

In previous blog posts, we’ve addressed the importance of working globally, especially if you own and operate a business close to an international border, like businesses operating in Western New York. More often than not, it’s a grave disservice to NOT work internationally, that is, shipping goods and services to customers and clients in different… Read more »

Why You Should Take Advantage of International Shipping

If you own a small business that only sells to customers within the country, you may be shipping products without any help. However, there are many benefits of expanding your business to include international customers, and using a global shipping service like Speed Global Services allows you to easily get started. Let’s face it –… Read more »

Things to Know When Shipping to Canada

The relationship between Canada and the US is certainly economically beneficial for both countries, but the payoff is a bit greater and more evident in Western New York. You don’t have to be an economist to know that this region does a lot of business with our neighbors to the north. Just go to the… Read more »

How Delivery Carriers Fared This Holiday Season

The holiday season is no doubt one of the busiest times of the year for just about every retailer. People begin purchasing gifts month in advance all of the way up to the day before Christmas, and sometimes even after. This means that shipping companies are also working overtime, but occasionally the job doesn’t get… Read more »

The Advantages of Hiring a Freight Forwarder

At Speed Global Services, we are happy to provide unparalleled freight forwarding to our valued customers. If you’ve never used freight forwarding services before, you may be wondering exactly what it is and what advantages it offers. For starters, a freight forwarder handles both imports and exports, and essentially takes your goods and ensures they… Read more »

Benefits of Using Freight Forwarders

Dealing directly with transport carriers is great for in-city or even in-state deliveries. However, when you’re dealing with state-to-state or international trading and transport, or even in-state transport that requires more than just a single method of transportation, choosing a company that offers freight-forwarding services can be a huge advantage. Freight forwarders offer advice, paperwork,… Read more »