Freightquote.com Inc. provides Web-based freight transportation management and brokering services for small businesses in North America. It offers freight transportation services, including less-than-truckload (LTL), air freight services, truckload, and intermodal services. Additionally, the company offers bill of lading, dispatch, and tracking solutions. Its website offers free automated tools for quotes, and schedules for shipping loads so customers can determine the best rate. Customers choose a carrier, select options, book the shipments, and pay online. Tim Barton and Jason Carlson founded Freightquote in August 1998. The company employs over 1,000 people. Freightquote is owned by C.H. Robinson, a global third-party logistics provider.