We watch the industry’s “big two” shippers to make sure we have the latest information to help you save on your parcel spend. In this post, we share a round-up of recent UPS® news, along with what you should watch for that may affect you.
Thanksgiving is just days away. And with it comes the kick-off of the peak shipping season—also known as the parcel industry’s Super Bowl. Online retailers will see shipping volume spike in the last few weeks of 2016. It’s a chance for them to gain financial ground if the first three quarters of the year didn’t meet expectations.
You may have heard about some of the cool and innovative methods carriers are using to deliver packages to your customers.
UPS® recently announced new rate changes which will impact parcel shippers utilizing their shipping services. According to UPS, the change is being implemented due to the additional handling required.
In yesterday’s conference call to discuss third quarter earnings, FedEx Executive Vice President, Mike Glenn, described upcoming changes to FedEx Ground handling charges.