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We all know 2020 has been crazy. For Bob Marcelli, of Marcelli Formaggi, LLC, an importer of Italian food, it got crazier when his broker of 14 years completely disappeared when he needed him most.

Family, Food, and Christmas Miracles.

Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Northeast U.S. An incoming Nor'easter will hit the Atlantic Coast beginning today, Wednesday, December 16. According to the current forecast, snow will track ...

🌨️ CPG® Weather Alert: Snowstorm to Impact Northeastern U.S.

ContainerPort Group’s Dash Cam Program is part of a company-sponsored safety initiative for our Independent Contractors (ICs). CPG® is committed to meeting the needs of the trucking industry and our ...

Dash Cam Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Overwhelmed by record import volumes, 2020's global supply chains are hitting some snags. As the world prepares for its winter holidays, presents are piling up at ports across the globe and Santa's ...

2020 Peak Season Update: Port Congestion & Equipment Imbalance on Both U.S. Coasts

The CPG® family had a blast celebrating our owner-operators during last week's Truck Driver Appreciation Week event! Each terminal had tables and tents set up to greet drivers in between runs, and ...

Showing Love to the Folks Who Deliver Our Freight

It’s no secret that since March our lives have all looked a little different. From navigating new social distancing guidelines, homeschooling, working from home, not to mention still managing normal ...

Top 5 Shipping Container Getaways

2020 HOS changes: FAQs & impact on truck drivers explained On September 29, 2020, new revisions to the FMCSA's Hours of Service (HOS) rule will enter into effect. The new rule gives drivers ...

New Hours of Service (HOS) Changes: What You Need to Know

Here at CPG® one of our core values is   We are Family. This is one of the things that makes us great and allows us to set the pace for trucking companies everywhere. When you drive for us, you ...

Band of Brothers

CPG's Bob Leef gives us the run down on the new rule and what it means for shippers On April 28, 2020, the FMC issued new guidance about how it will assess the reasonableness of detention and ...

10 Things to Know About the FMC's New Demurrage and Detention Rule

These days containers aren’t just for storage. Clients have been coming to us with some ingenious ideas for breathing new life and new purpose into our shipping containers.

Thinking Outside the Box with Shipping Containers

Delivering kindness: Loew goes the extra mile bringing food to people in need Today, we're happy to share some positive news: we caught another member of the CPG® Family giving back! ContainerPort ...

Giving Back: CPG® IC Robert Loew Drives COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Utilizing shipping containers for commercial, industrial and residential projects is familiar territory for us. We’ve had the opportunity to work on a lot of innovative projects, and we’ve seen ...

Shipping containers as innovative solutions in the fight against COVID-19