We offer the full suite of direct and third party logistics and supply chain services including: warehousing, forwarding, brokerage, customs clearance, and consultative services.
Whether you need a dedicated service for one form of transportation or are looking for a full international logistics plan, Argents has the experience to advocate on your behalf with carriers, destinations and international service providers. You can lean on our expertise to create efficient solutions to move your international cargo today.
The air cargo market looks different now as planes have been stripped of seats and flown carrying all freight in formerly passenger aircraft. Rates will be volatile and you’ll need an advocate who can offer options and guidance for your cargo. Argents is the expert you need.
What was once thought of a languid ship drifting across the ocean has now become a headline grabbing industry. With the explosion of e-commerce and surge of imports, ocean freight is getting hot and you don’t want to try to navigate it on your own. Lean on our carrier connections, industry wide network of partners and decades of experience to protect your ocean cargo.
Project cargo can be daunting and worrisome for inexperienced shops but at Argents, we’re excited to see the solutions we can create to suit even the most time-sensitive, oversized, and complicated cargo. Do you need to shut down a street and get a crane? Argents knows a way!
Near-shoring options for cargo in Canada and Mexico will drive cross border cargo to new heights as more companies take advantage of the benefits of the USMCA. While that’s good for rates, it could lead to delays, unless you’re rolling with Argents. Our cross border agents are experts at the pitfalls and delays that can plague other carriers. We have a solution to suit your situation.
Argents operates strategically positioned hub offices, linked to all major domestic air, truck and rail carriers. Within the U.S., multimodal solutions bring carriers together to meet your exact needs and shipping requirements.
Remaining in constant contact with carriers electronically and telephonically provides the highest level of service in the industry. Argents communications to both you and your customers ensure all parties are kept apprised of shipment progress.
You don’t have to pay for space you aren’t using when you contact Argents for your less-than-truckload shipments. We’re able to consolidate your cargo with other shipments to increase efficiency and value while saving you time in transit.
While trucking used to be a simple industry, driver shortages, seasonal demands and trying to make up for airport and seaport delays have injected new levels of complexity. Regardless of equipment, time in transit or other special need for visibility or security, Argents has a plan to ensure you get the equipment you need on a schedule that fits.
The first and final mile of a transportation journey is where heroes are made and friendships are lost. Seeing your shipments to their destination is a critical part of what makes Argents stand shoulders above others. You can trust us to be there until the last drop is made.
Expedited freight is the service that separates Argents from competitors. Our trusted name and experience is working full-time in your corner to offer the shortest transit times for your budget. Whether you need team drivers or dedicated service, Argents can find you a solution to meet your timetable without breaking your budget.
The 2023 Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales have not only shattered previous records but also reinforced the seismic shift in consumer shopping habits towards e-commerce. With online spending reaching an all-time high, it’s crucial to have a logistics partner with the skills, experience, and reach to keep your products moving. Pioneering in the E-Commerce… Read more »
Argents understands that the “one-size-fits-all” adage is a relic of the past, especially in logistics when you cater to Industry-Specific Clients. Our commitment to each sector’s unique landscape cemented our role as the architect of specialized factory-to-door logistics solutions, meticulously crafted to meet the precise requirements of myriad industries. Retail and E-Commerce: Keeping Pace with… Read more »
Argents Elgin, blows the doors off customer-service expectations. With an internal accuracy target of 99.6%, every shipment counts. By continually upgrading hard and soft technology, Argents has made it difficult for mistakes to happen as every step is processed with fail-safe confirmations that ensure accuracy. “We scan everything multiple times at several stages along the… Read more »
A few years late, but Argents went to Cartagena The Global Affinity Alliance, one of several freight networks to which Argents belongs, held their annual conference earlier this month in Cartagena, Colombia. The city was the planned site of the 2020 conference but…yeah…we don’t have to finish that thought. With a robust attendance of nearly… Read more »
We’ll be participating in the upcoming Pacific Marine Expo, the largest commercial marine trade show on the West Coast. This gathering is more than just an event; it’s a confluence of innovation, knowledge-sharing, and networking, serving commercial mariners from Alaska to California. Here are the top seven reasons why we’re thrilled to be there: Our… Read more »
As we adjust to a period of uncertainty in the freight market, it’s crucial to stay proactive in the current situation and equip ourselves to navigate the upcoming difficulties. No matter what the prevailing situation, Argents is dedicated to ensuring a seamless experience for our clients during these trying times. A Glance at the Current… Read more »