Archive for February 26, 2019

The Many Uses of Shipping Containers

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 26, 2019. Posted in Portable concession stands, Shipping containers for sale in ny

A lot of the world’s freight is delivered by ocean, and massive sea vessels carry endless cargo inside steel shipping containers. Many people have seen images of such shipping containers before. They are huge steel boxes, often painted red, white, or blue, and they can hold a lot of cargo. Such containers are central to modern shipping, but it should be noted that not all current shipping containers are being used. Over half of them have been retired and are laying around, and many people see them as a resource to be used. Such boxes can be melted down for steel, or these shipping containers can be repurposed into something new. A mobile office can be made out of such a shipping container, for example, or such storage containers can be made into coffee shops, fast food restaurants, or even tiny homes. This is often a great way to remove unused steel containers from storage and provide ready-made frames for new buildin

The Benefits of Factoring Financing

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 26, 2019. Posted in Business invoice factoring, Transportation factoring, What is a factoring company

Many industries exist in the United States today, and they are highly diverse in what they do. Some are farms or manufacturers, producing everything from grain to automobiles to computer parts and kids’ toys. Other businesses provides services, such as IT for client businesses or maid cleaning services for hotels. And other businesses deal with freight, making them carrier companies. Many of these diverse businesses are on the smaller side; nearly 28 million small businesses can be found across the United States today, and together, they do a lot of work. Carriers, meanwhile, make their profit from charging invoices to their shipper clients, but these invoices take time to pay, and payments are sometimes late. This is how factoring financing can help. Freight broker companies or business factoring companies can offer freight inv