There comes a time in every business when someone says "I need it there yesterday." When that happens, one Florida company shines above the rest: Comet Delivery Services.
From Key West to Tallahassee, if it has to be there the same day, Comet will get it there. S...read more
People familiar with Comet Delivery Services know the company is famous for fast deliveries. Anything from envelopes to elephants. Even on the same day. So it's only fitting that Comet would team up with another organization known for its awesome speed: NASCAR.
Every day, trucks of all sizes and shapes crisscross the State of Florida picking up and delivering all types of cargo. Trucks transport over 70% of the annual freight in the U.S.* – more than $670 billion. They are the heartbeat of commerce; the lifeblood of our economy. More importantly,...read more
According to Merriam-Webster, facility is the ability to do something with ease and aptitude; it's also something that makes an action or operation easier, or a place designed and built to perform a specific purpose. In the case of Comet's warehousing and distribution facilities, it's all o...read more
Packaging is one of the most important details involved in freight shipping. Failure to properly package a shipment can result in damaged goods and unnecessary expense. We've put together a short guide on how to properly pack a pallet for shipping so that you can successfully transport your...read more
It's important to realize that the unique needs and priorities of your business (in terms of costs, warehouse space, and product specs) play a large part in dictating what supply chain arrangement will be most effective for your operation. Cross-docking is a valuable option to consider as y...read more
Understanding freight class can go a long way in making sure you can accurately anticipate the shipment costs for transporting your goods. If you can determine freight class, you can more easily understand how a carrier views your shipment in terms of resources and cost. However, despite th...read more