Bulk Shrink Wrapping on a Budget: Strategies for Wholesale Packaging Savings
In the fast-paced world of retail and wholesale, packaging plays a crucial role in protecting products, enhancing appeal, and building brand image. Among the various packaging options available, shrink wrapping is a popular choice for its versatility, effectiveness, and cost-efficiency. For businesses dealing in bulk packaging, optimising the shrink-wrapping process without compromising quality is essential. […]Read More >>
Reducing Manual Labour Costs with Forklifts: A Time and Money Saver
In the modern logistics and warehousing world, the quest for efficiency is never-ending. Reducing labour costs without sacrificing quality and efficiency is a primary concern for many businesses. Forklifts, when used effectively, can be one of the most potent tools in this endeavour. Here’s how incorporating forklifts into your operations can save both time and […]Read More >>
Streamlining Supply Chain Processes: Effective Ways to Minimise Logistics Costs
In an increasingly global and competitive market, streamlining supply chain processes has become essential for businesses looking to minimise logistics costs. An optimised supply chain can lead to timely deliveries, increased efficiency, and significant cost savings. Here are some effective strategies for achieving these goals, and how Myfreight’s management software can be an integral part […]Read More >>
10 Strategies For Reducing Your Warehouse’s Labour Costs
Warehouse labour costs can consume a significant portion of a company’s budget. So what’s the solution? Efficiency in this department can translate into substantial savings and a more streamlined operation. Here are ten strategies to reduce warehouse labour costs, and how Myfreight’s management software can be a game-changer. 1. Implement Automated Systems Investing in automation […]Read More >>
Merry Christmas from Myfreight 🎄
The team at Myfreight would like to express our gratitude for your support in 2022, and best wishes for the festive season and 2023. Our operating hours for the upcoming festive season are: – Monday December 26th (Boxing Day) – Closed– Tuesday December 27th (Christmas Day Observed) – Closed– Monday January 2nd (New Years’ Day […]Read More >>
Preparing for Peak Season
Leading into peak season, there are difficulties industry-wide with acquiring trucks, particularly for bulk interstate deliveries. In some states (e.g. South Australia) there is a great demand for freight into the state, but not out of the state. Consequently, transport companies are reluctant to deliver in these areas as it is more profitable to service […]Read More >>
Why Cyber Security is so important in the Freight and Logistics Sector
Cybercrimes cost Australian businesses $33 billion in the 2020-2021 Australian financial year. There has been an increase in the average severity and impact of reported cyber security incidents, with nearly half being categorised as substantial. The Covid-19 pandemic has compelled Australian businesses to increase their reliance on the internet to work remotely. Digitisation has provided […]Read More >>
How to claim up to $100,000 on implementing Myfreight
The 2022-23 Federal Budget provided an allocation of up to $1.6 billion in tax relief for digital adoption through the ‘Small Business Technology Investment Boost’. This boost incentivises small businesses to go digital and upskill their employees and is in place until 30 June 2024. The then Government announced to support businesses with an aggregated […]Read More >>
Is a forklift a worthwhile investment for my business?
In order to load freight weighing more than 30kgs on and off a vehicle, mechanical assistance is required, either by utilising a tailgate truck or a forklift. This is a requirement of most transport carriers in an effort to protect drivers from injuries related to lifting heavy items. While forklifts can have significant upfront costs, […]Read More >>
Myfreight is shortlisted for three 2022 SaaS Awards
Myfreight is thrilled to announce we have been shortlisted for three 2022 SaaS Awards: – Bespoke SaaS Solution of the Year – Best SaaS Product for Shipping, Inventory or Vehicle Logistics – Best SaaS Product for Supply Chain / Warehouse Management We are delighted to be awarded this recognition in the SaaS Awards as it […]Read More >>
Myfreight appoints new CEO Elliot Golten
We are delighted to announce we have appointed Elliot Golten as CEO of Myfreight following an extensive national search process. Elliot joined Myfreight in 2012 working in our Operations and Customer Service departments. In 2016, he took on the role of National Sales and Commercial Manager leading our Melbourne and Sydney based Sales and Marketing […]Read More >>
Why are transport carriers passing on significant ‘out of cycle’ rate increases?
Many transport carriers have been compelled to review their services and procedures due to the continuously evolving supply and demand patterns impacting Australian supply chains. There is upward pressure on driver pay rates, as driver demand is exceeding supply. As a consequence, many transport carriers are increasing rates well ahead of CPI inflation to keep […]Read More >>
What is driving the pallet shortage across Australia?
Pallets are instrumental in transporting bulk goods, and utilised by businesses globally. However, a number of factors have led to a shortage of pallets available within Australia, and this is consequently placing pressure on supply chains. Why is there a shortage of pallets? There has been a variety of factors that have influenced the shortage […]Read More >>
Merry Christmas from Myfreight
The team at Myfreight would like to express our gratitude, wishing you warm greetings for Christmas and best wishes for happiness in the new year. We look forward to working together in 2022! Our operating hours for the upcoming festive season are: Monday December 27th (Christmas Day Observed) – Closed Tuesday December 28th (Boxing Day […]Read More >>
Myfreight wins an Australian Business Award for Supply Chain Management
Myfreight is excited to announce we have won this year’s Australian Business Award for Supply Chain Management. Myfreight is particularly proud of winning this award in support of our other two software-based awards won this year. Supply chain and logistics management have been the origin of our business’ success and how we have built a […]Read More >>
Myfreight Wins an Australian Business Award for Logistics Innovation
Myfreight is delighted to announce we have won this years’ Australian Business Awards for Logistics Innovation. It is an exciting achievement for our business to win this award, recognising the continuous improvement of our software designed to assist businesses to manage their logistics. We continuously invest in research and development to improve our products and stay ahead of the market. We are proud to […]Read More >>
Myfreight Wins an Australian Business Award for Cloud Innovation
Myfreight is thrilled to announce we have won this year’s Australian Business Award for Cloud Innovation! Our cloud-based Freight Management Software is designed to deliver a fast, scalable solution providing our customers 100% uptime since launch. We have invested significant resources to ensure we stay ahead of the market and proactively develop and innovate new […]Read More >>
Myfreight’s new Shopify Integration
Due to the coronavirus pandemic in 2020 and subsequent changes in consumer behaviour, we saw many of our clients pivot to an online-centric sales model. To support our clients during this time, Myfreight has developed a Shopify integration to integrate seamlessly with the Myfreight FMS.Shopify is used by many of Myfreight’s existing clients and is […]Read More >>
Should My Business Invest in Freight Warranty?
Freight warranty and insurance can provide businesses peace of mind in the event there is an issue with their goods during transit. Myfreight has partnered with FreightSafe to provide a warranty covering the value of goods if they are lost or damaged in transit. Myfreight offers this as an opt-in program, so it is available […]Read More >>
Myfreight is a finalist in the 2021 SaaS Awards!
Myfreight is pleased to announce we have been shortlisted in the 2021 SaaS Awards for Best SaaS Product for Shipping, Inventory or Vehicle Logistics. Our National Sales and Commerical Manager, Elliot Golten, stated “It is an exciting achievement to make the global SaaS Awards shortlist, which recognises our team’s excellence and innovation in developing SaaS technologies. […]Read More >>
Myfreight is a finalist for two 2020-2021 Cloud Awards!
Myfreight is excited to announce we have been shortlisted for two 2020-2021 Cloud Awards. This year has been unlike any other, posing unique challenges across the freight and logistics industry. This year’s Cloud Awards recognise Myfreight’s efficiency in meeting demands both anticipated and unforeseen. Myfreight has been shortlisted for awards in the following categories: Best […]Read More >>
Merry Christmas from Myfreight
From all the team at Myfreight, we send you warm greetings for Christmas and every happiness in the new year. Please be advised of our closure dates during this period: – Christmas Day (December 25th) – Closed – Boxing Day Public Holiday (December 28th) – Closed – New Year’s Day (January 1st) – Closed This […]Read More >>
Myfreight has won three 2020 Australian Business Awards
The Myfreight team is thrilled to announce we have won three 2020 Australian Business Awards in the following categories: Supply Chain Management Cloud Innovation Logistical Innovation This program recognises Australian businesses that implement world-class initiatives. Myfreight has won consecutive Australian Business Awards across a range of categories since 2016. Our National Sales and Commercial Manager, […]Read More >>
Announcing Myfreight IQ
Classic AIOSEO – Breadcrumbs(selected block) It is with much excitement that we announce a name change relating to our software product and our software business. Our software business FM systems will now be known as FM Systems trading as Myfreight IQ. Our software will also be named “IQ” as the product. Our software has not […]Read More >>
Myfreight is a finalist for two 2020 SaaS Awards!
Exciting news! Myfreight has been shortlisted as a finalist for two SaaS Awards: Best SaaS for Supply Chain or Warehouse Management Best SaaS for Shipping, Inventory or Vehicle Logistics The SaaS Awards are an international program focusing on recongising excellence in software. This year Myfreight was among entries from from the USA, Canada, Australasia, EMEA […]Read More >>
How Myfreight is Navigating COVID-19
Since our last update in late March, Myfreight can report the success of our contingency plan to navigate and respond to the coronavirus pandemic. The precautions we applied have enabled us to continue operating on a business as usual basis, mindful but not fearful of the coronavirus pandemic. We continue to monitor daily the recommendations […]Read More >>
WooCommerce Shopping Cart Integration
Myfreight now has a WooCommerce shopping cart integration, that allows our customers to display their Myfreight shipping pricing on their shopping cart or checkout page on their website. About WooCommerce WooCommerce is a WordPress plugin that allows businesses to integrate their website with other e-commerce platforms. It is a popular choice for businesses that sell […]Read More >>
How Myfreight is responding to COVID-19
Business continuity Myfreight is closely following guidance provided by Governments, healthcare and transport authorities throughout Australia. To adapt to the evolving coronavirus situation, we have implemented contingency plans to ensure we can continue to maintain open communication and support to our customers, carriers and stakeholders. A key benefit of being a flexible, agile and cloud-based […]Read More >>
Bushfire Response – January 2020
All of the Myfreight team is deeply saddened by the ongoing bushfire crisis in Australia. Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the fires. In support, Myfreight has donated $10,000 between the following organisations: The Australian Red Cross Volunteer Fire Brigade Victoria Wildlife Victoria Community Enterprise Foundation (Bushfire Disaster Appeal)Read More >>
Cloud Awards 2019-2020 Finalist
Myfreight is delighted to announce we have been named a finalist in the global Cloud Computing Awards for Best Software as a Service (SaaS). This program recognises excellence, innovation and organisational transformation in cloud computing. Entries are accepted throughout the globe and across multiple industry sectors. The final winners will be announced on January 30, […]Read More >>
Myfreight wins three Australian Business Awards
Now in their fourteenth year, The Australian Business Awards program provides an opportunity for organisations which implement world-class business initiatives and develop innovative products and services to be acknowledged for their achievements both nationally and internationally.
“These awards affirm Myfreight’s commitment to continuous improvement and innovative business processes.” – Darren Bonney, Myfreight CEORead More >>
Myfreight is a 2019 SaaS Awards Finalist
Myfreight is thrilled to announce we have been shortlisted for four global SaaS Awards! Best SaaS Product for Shipping, Inventory or Vehicle Logistics Best SaaS Product for E-Commerce Best Enterprise-Level SaaS Product (non-US) Best SaaS Product for Small Business / SMBs (non-US) The SaaS Awards program is now in its fourth year of celebrating organisational […]Read More >>
Certificate of Recognition from Select USA
To solidify our commitment to the USA, yesterday Myfreight announced at the SelectUSA Investment Summit our plans to open our first US office in Denver, Colorado. Denver will provide a centrally located office and a suitable time zone to manage Australian and European relationships. Denver is a strong technology-based office as well.Read More >>
Roundtable Discussion with Australian Ambassador to the USA, The Hon Joe Hockey
This morning Myfreight met with Australian Ambassador to the USA, The Hon Joe Hockey. We participated in a roundtable discussion at the Denver Chamber of Commerce. This was a valuable, firsthand opportunity to hear Ambassador Hockey’s knowledge on trade dealings, policies and Australia’s interests in the USA. This was a timely briefing, as Myfreight is […]Read More >>
Myfreight at CFO Symposium Melbourne
A busy day for Myfreight today at CFO Symposium Melbourne. Raj and Elliot from our Sales team (pictured below) engaged with likeminded businesses and potential clients at our Myfreight stall. We thank everyone who dropped past to say hello and entered our competition!Read More >>
Myfreight a Finalist at BOLD Awards 2019
Myfreight is pleased to announce ourselves as a finalist at this year’s BOLD Awards, held in Venice, Italy. BOLD Awards encompasses businesses that emphasise BOLD thinking and actions that add value to the ecosystem in which a business operates, have global potential and scalability, operate in a transparent and authentic manner and put people at […]Read More >>
Myfreight wins 2 ABA awards for Software innovation & Cloud innovation! We are so proud!!
Myfreight wins Cloud and Software innovation awards at the ABA’s!! Our team is overwhelmed with excitement. Winning these awards provides recognition to our dedicated Myfreight staff. Our team has continued to believe in our innovation and design of freight software. We know we can only get better from here on with our plans to continue […]Read More >>
Myfreight wins GOLD at the ACS digital disruptors awards!
What a year! To end with the GOLD award at the ACS (Aust computer society) digital disruptor awards 2016. In the category, Service transformation for the digital customer – CORPORATE. Capping off a successful year of awards being recognised for business with the ABA Australian business awards then for our technical disruption to the freight […]Read More >>
The New Myfreight APP – “MyDelivery” has arrived!
We are excited to announce our new app named Mydelivery. Our app interfaces seamlessly with our Myfreight IQ software. Supported by IOS and Android, it will allow your BYO devices or carriers devices to interface with our system.Read More >>