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Less than Truckload (LTL) Shipping

With the growth of ecommerce, less than truckload (LTL) shipping demands more flexibility than ever. Manage spend without sacrificing speed—let us help you find the right combination of LTL services to gain efficiencies while exceeding customer expectations.

  • Get a competitive edge—improve your on time in full performance with comprehensive LTL services such as consolidation, parcel, and last mile.
  • Collaborate with seasoned supply chain experts who can help anticipate, strategize, and solve for your planned and unplanned freight needs.
  • Discover smarter, more flexible multimodal options and end-to-end visibility with our industry leading Navisphere® technology.
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Global Solutions

Less than Truckload (LTL) Solutions

As an LTL shipper, you need the flexibility and visibility to anticipate any challenge—it’s the first step toward achieving exceptional results. With C.H. Robinson, your less than truckload needs are covered from every angle.

Common Carrier LTL

When your freight doesn’t require the use of an entire trailer, pay only for the space you use. Consolidate and deconsolidate your LTL freight to manage spend without sacrificing speed.

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Consolidation

Partial shipments? No problem. With C.H. Robinson’s scale, you can easily consolidate your LTL orders with other goods on the same route—reliably and safely, so they arrive on time in full.

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Expedited LTL

With less than truckload shipments that are time-sensitive, every moment counts. Meet every deadline with our range of solutions including charter, commercial air, and air cargo solutions.

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Last Mile Delivery

Make consumers happy: our flexible, large-format home delivery solutions have fewer touchpoints—for minimal product damage and better outcomes with every delivery.

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Small Parcel Shipping

Small parcel shipping doesn’t have to present big challenges. Meet your customers’ expectations for on-time delivery while navigating capacity constraints with a proven logistics provider. We have parcel expertise, industry-leading technology, and flexible solutions to help you meet demand without sacrificing your budget.

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Shipper’s Insurance 

Protect your less than truckload shipments with shipper’s insurance from C.H. Robinson. Add a broader level of protection with coverage for cargo damages.

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Retail Consolidation

Reliably meet on time in full requirements with our retail direct program, pre-paid supplier program, warehouse solutions, and retailer expertise.

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Reverse Logistics

Optimize the return journey of your products using LTL efficiencies. We’ll help you manage and strategize returns; liquidations; and over, short, and damaged (OS&D) freight so you can maintain control and visibility.

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Store Distribution

From project rollouts to business interiors to replenishment, gain visibility and control costs with our direct store delivery solutions—designed by and for experts.

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Temperature Controlled LTL

Get fast, reliable, and safe transport for your temperature sensitive shipments, even if they don’t fill an entire trailer. Rely on C.H. Robinson experts to protect your temperature controlled freight through the consolidation and deconsolidation process.

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Common Carrier LTL

When your freight doesn’t require the use of an entire trailer, pay only for the space you use. Consolidate and deconsolidate your LTL freight to manage spend without sacrificing speed.

Request a quote

Consolidation

Partial shipments? No problem. With C.H. Robinson’s consolidation hubs connecting over 900 cities, you can easily consolidate your LTL orders with other goods on the same route—reliably and safely, so they arrive on time in full.

Explore consolidation services

Last Mile Delivery

Make consumers happy: our flexible, large-format home delivery solutions have fewer touchpoints—for minimal product damage and better outcomes with every delivery.

Explore last mile services

Retail Consolidation

Reliably meet on time in full requirements with our retail direct program, pre-paid supplier program, warehouse solutions, and retailer expertise.

Request a quote

Reverse Logistics

Optimize the return journey of your products using LTL efficiencies. We’ll help you manage and strategize returns; liquidations; and over, short, and damaged (OS&D) freight so you can maintain control and visibility.

Connect with an expert

Store Distribution

From project rollouts to business interiors to replenishment, gain visibility and control costs with our direct store delivery solutions—designed by and for experts.

Connect with an expert

Temperature Controlled LTL

Get fast, reliable, and safe transport for your temperature sensitive shipments, even if they don’t fill an entire trailer. Rely on C.H. Robinson experts to protect your temperature controlled freight through the consolidation and deconsolidation process.

Explore temp controlled LTL services

Groupage

Partial shipments? No problem. With C.H. Robinson’s scale, you can easily group your LTL orders with other goods on the same route—reliably and safely, so they arrive on time in full.

Consolidate freight

Common Carrier LTL

When your freight doesn’t require the use of an entire trailer, pay only for the space you use. Consolidate and deconsolidate your LTL freight to manage spend without sacrificing speed.

Request a quote

Consolidation

Partial shipments? No problem. With C.H. Robinson’s scale, you can easily consolidate your LTL orders with other goods on the same route—reliably and safely, so they arrive on time in full.

Explore consolidation services

Expedited LTL

With less than truckload shipments that are time-sensitive, every moment counts. Meet every deadline with our range of solutions including charter, commercial air, and air cargo solutions.

Request a quote

Retail Consolidation

Reliably meet on time in full requirements with our retail direct program, pre-paid supplier program, warehouse solutions, and retailer expertise.

Request a quote

Reverse Logistics

Optimize the return journey of your products using LTL efficiencies. We’ll help you manage and strategize returns; liquidations; and over, short, and damaged (OS&D) freight so you can maintain control and visibility.

Connect with an expert

Store Distribution

From project rollouts to business interiors to replenishment, gain visibility and control costs with our direct store delivery solutions—designed by and for experts.

Connect with an expert

Temperature Controlled LTL

Get fast, reliable, and safe transport for your temperature sensitive shipments, even if they don’t fill an entire trailer. Rely on C.H. Robinson experts to protect your temperature controlled freight through the consolidation and deconsolidation process.

Explore temp controlled LTL services

What sets our LTL services apart

Today’s consumers want more options, shipped faster than ever—so your LTL strategy is even more critical for success. At C.H. Robinson, we combine our full suite of less than truckload services into a single shipping solution that spans all capacity options, so you can control costs and access the technology, expertise, and reliable carriers you need for every shipment, no matter the size or circumstance.

Get access to the largest LTL network in North America—and the end-to-end visibility you need to track and manage your freight—with our industry-leading Navisphere® technology. We are here to help improve your efficiency and increase your velocity, at a fair and consistent rate.

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