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Taylor Borum

Taylor joined Armstrong in 2021, serving as the team's Marketing Coordinator. A native of North Carolina, she moved to Charlotte in 2018 after graduating from Appalachian State University with her bachelor’s in Communication Studies. She's a passionate writer, having curated a diverse range of blog posts, articles, press releases, feature stories, webpage copy, social media posts, and more.

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Carrier Relations | Logistics | Transportation | Freight Management | Shippers

By: Taylor Borum
February 10th, 2022

Over the years, Valentine's Day has become an increasingly lucrative business for retailers. Studies predict consumers will spend $23.9 billion on Valentine's Day this year, ...

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Carrier Relations | Business Advice | Technology | Logistics | Transportation | Safety | Freight Rates | Freight Management | Shippers | Freight Broker

By: Taylor Borum
February 3rd, 2022

There are numerous advantages to shipping LTL, including reduced costs, robust back-office support from experienced teams, enhanced tracking technology, and improved ...

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Logistics | Transportation | Freight Management | Shippers

By: Taylor Borum
January 27th, 2022

If you've worked in logistics for a while, you know that not all cargo is equally feasible to transport. Many goods such as furniture, temperature-controlled products, and heavy ...

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Logistics | Transportation

By: Taylor Borum
November 30th, 2021

If you thought the Douglas fir was the only kind of Christmas tree on the market, think again! There are several tree species grown across the United States for their ...

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Insider | Business Advice | Logistics | Transportation | Employee Retention | Recruiting | Freight Broker | Logistics Careers

By: Taylor Borum
October 28th, 2021

Modern organizations know that strong women offer invaluable skills in the workplace, particularly in the fast-paced supply chain world where collaboration, creativity, ...

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Carrier Relations | Agency Ownership | Business Advice | Technology | Logistics | Cargo Claims | Transportation | Best Practices | Freight Management | Shippers | Freight Broker

By: Taylor Borum
October 26th, 2021

Moving freight is a challenging process that requires massive coordination and collaboration between multiple parties. Supply chains intimately weave manufacturers and retailers, ...

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Insider | Agency Ownership | ATG News | Business Advice | Technology | Logistics | Transportation | Agent Program | Recruiting

By: Taylor Borum
October 5th, 2021

After months in the making, we're just weeks away from releasing Armstrong Academy, our first-ever centralized training resource for freight agent partners and employees. In our ...

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Carrier Relations | Freight/Shipping Trends | Industry News | Logistics | Transportation | Freight Rates | Shippers | Freight Broker

By: Taylor Borum
September 21st, 2021

In April, Armstrong posted on how port congestion was impacting truckers and retailers. As fall approaches, we continue to see increased congestion at maritime gateways. Leaders ...

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