Check a selection of Bison blogs about how Shipping Container Scales (Bison C-Jacks) are used across the world. Read customer stories, logistics tips & discovery industry trends.
How IKEA Supplier Eliminates Weighbridge Fees
Facing EUR 20,000 in annual weighbridge charges, Vilniaus Baldai concluded that a set of Bison C-Jacks would provide a fast return on investment and integrate easily into the company’s operations. This innovative IKEA supplier paid off its investment in just 7 months.
How much does a shipping container weigh?
Having overloaded or unbalanced shipping containers is a risk for shippers and container ships. So staying on top of your container's weight is key to avoiding any additional freight charges. So, how much does a container weigh?
4 Reasons to Weigh Cargo Containers in the loading zone
Here are 4 reasons why you should weigh should consider weighing at the pack pint, before the container leaves the shippers yard.
The Hidden Costs Of Underloading Containers
If you're exporting commodities in shipping containers, you'll know all about high one-off costs and penalties that apply if you ship the container overweight. For this reason, it’s a natural tendency for shippers to under load. So, what is underloading actually costing your business?
How To Weigh A Container On A Chassis
Take a look at what Bison thinks are the 4 best options to weigh a container on a chassis.
How To Weigh An ISO Tank Container
In many industries it's important to know the exact weight f an ISO container. Here's the best way to get accurate weights, everytime.
The World's Most Accurate Shipping Container VGM
Read about our experience dispatching our first container load of certified container scales to Rotterdam, Europe.
Top 5 Benefits Of Portable Container Scales
Here's what our customers tell us are the top 5 benefits of Bison's portable container scales - in their words.