Our fleet of flatbed trucks helps ensure freight is delivered the way our customers need it delivered, safely and reliably.

  • We have experience handling nationwide rollouts requiring close coordination of warehousing and transportation.
  • Our transportation specialists work alongside our warehouse staff for seamless transitions so your shipments receive the attention they deserve.
  • You can track the status of your Ocean Freight on our secure website.

Less than Truckload (LTL)

Not every delivery needs a truck, plane boat or train. We provide reliable LTL service for all your small freight transportation needs. It’s a local service that promises an efficient and swift delivery, for a fraction of the usual shipping costs.

Less than Container Load (LCL)

  • Full containers
  • Truckloads
  • Flatbeds
  • Expedites

Full Truckload (FTL)

Leveraging company-owned assets and strategic partnerships with leading transporters, we can provide FTL shipping anywhere in the U.S.

Full List of Services

  • Local cartage (LTL & TL)
  • Company-owned vehicles
  • Expedited deliveries (Hot shots)
  • 24′ straight trucks with lift tail-gates
  • Daily pick up & deliveries to O’Hare airport
  • Team & two man deliveries available
  • All drivers are cell phone equipped
  • Retail deliveries
  • National network of contracted carriers

Track Your Shipments 24/7

We track each consignment individually to ensure a smooth and reliable journey.

Our Location

Our location can save your company transportation dollars, especially when you utilize our drayage and airport recovery fleet. Lighten the Load, Inc. is conveniently located minutes from O’Hare and centrally located to all of Chicago’s rail yards.

Lighten the Load, Inc.
1395 E. Irving Park Rd
Itasca, IL 60143

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