LTL Freight: Why does SUPER73 use LTL Freight to ship their e-bikes?
LTL freight shipping combines multiple shipments into a single trailer, suited for larger, heavier
shipments like SUPER73 e-bikes; The average weight of a full-sized SUPER73 is 74 lbs.
LTL freight offers tracking, packaging requirements, international shipping, and the ability to
request quotes directly from carriers.
Pricing and Handling: Why does it cost more?
LTL freight pricing is based on weight, dimensions, distance, and freight class, LTL freight
requires specialized handling equipment. On the other hand, small parcel shipping has simpler pricing based on weight and destination. Small parcels can also be handled manually without the need for special equipment.
Timeframe: Why does it take so long to deliver?
LTL freight often takes longer due to consolidation and truck loading/offloading which is a manual process and usually powered by humans. Small parcel shipping is typically faster and driven by automation that can handle small light weight packages.