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FedEx 2021 Rate Increase Announcement + Record Quarterly Profits

This week, FedEx announced their 2021 rate increase, which will be made effective January 2021. OFFICIAL FEDEX ANNOUNCEMENT This announcement came a day before they released their first quarter results for fiscal year 2020, in which they posted record profits. ...

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How Apparel & Footwear Suppliers + Retailers Increase Profit Through Optimized Shipping

Like so many other industries, apparel and footwear suppliers and retailers are feeling the effects of the global pandemic.  For many, mandatory store closures and in-person shopping restrictions have accelerated the shift from brick-and-mortar sales to online sales. While predictions vary, it’s estimated that online sales will increase by 50% industry wide [lumping together apparel ...

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How Beauty & Grooming Suppliers + Retailers Increase Profit Through Optimized Shipping

Like so many other industries, beauty, cosmetic, personal care, grooming and health suppliers and retailers are feeling the effects of the global pandemic.  For many, mandatory store closures and in-person shopping restrictions have accelerated the shift from brick-and-mortar sales to online sales. While predictions vary, it’s estimated that online sales will increase by $10B industr...

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UPS and FedEx Announce New Surcharges

FedEx and UPS both recently announced new surcharges. Depending on your shipping profile, these new surcharges may impact your business. FedEx has continued the trend of applying surcharges to all International Services originating in Asia. UPS announced several new seasonal surcharges applicable to all Air Residential, Ground Residential and SurePost packages for all U.S. Origins and d...

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Top Misconceptions Keeping Shippers from a Best-In-Class Carrier Agreement

Today we’re discussing some of the top misconceptions keeping shippers from a best-in-class carrier agreement. Let’s start by defining what a best-in-class carrier agreement is. What...

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