Bonded Warehousing and Distribution

Our bonded 53,000 sq. ft. Container Freight Station (CFS) warehouse facility and Real-Time warehouse management system enables customers who import goods to store freight temporarily while it is waiting to be cleared by customs.

  • 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.
  • Our Bonded Chicago facility is now breaking down Air Charter freight. Please call for rates and additional information.

Full List of Services

  • Unloading & reloading of containers (transloading & crossdocking)
  • Short and long-term storage
  • Inventory management/order fulfillment
  • Pick pack/kitting services offered
  • Quality control inspections
  • Reverse logistics

Track Your Shipments 24/7

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

Our Location

Our headquarters 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

Our new Memphis location will be opening August 1st, 2018.

Lighten the Load, Inc.
4740 E Shelby Drive, Suite 106
Memphis, TN 38118

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