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How NOT to Ship Server Equipment: 5 Mistakes to Avoid

Shippers of server equipment must consider a number of factors, including safety, speed, and of course, cost. Over the years, we have become aware of a number of shippers making a common set of mistakes in the name of speed and cost, yet at the expense of safety.

How to Buy a Motorcycle Out of State

Take a look at our tips below to ensure that the bike you purchase arrives at your door without a scratch. EVALUATE THE SELLER In general, it’s a safer bet to purchase from a licensed dealer or established site such as eBay or CycleTrader than an individual. These...

Moving Your Senior Parent with Empathy

Having “the conversation” with a family member about moving into an assisted living facility can feel overwhelming and stressful for everyone involved. Many seniors don’t want to face the reality of their diminishing capabilities and adult children don’t want to think...

Art Collecting 101: A Crash Course for Everyday People

Art collecting may seem like a hobby reserved for Manhattanites with private jets and a taste for caviar, but there is a growing trend in the accessibility of the art world. The development of online sellers means anyone with a desire for high-quality art can start a...

West Corporation Customer Story – David Hybner

Known as the world’s leading provider of voice-related solutions, West Corporation combines the skills of call center agents with the latest call center technology to create sophisticated call processing centers. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, West blends human...

Craters & Freighters Opens New Center In Omaha

Specialty Freight Shipper Serves Eastern Nebraska/Western Iowa Communities. Craters & Freighters, a national chain of specialty freight packing and shipping franchises, announced the grand opening of a new center to serve Omaha, Lincoln, Council Bluffs and surrounding...

County Relay For Life

In May of 2009 Craters & Freighters hosted a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society Washington County Relay For Life. We were able to raise over $1000 with the support of our vendors and volunteers. Craters & Freighters has also been apart of project Wee Care for...

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