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FEDEX ANNOUNCES MASSIVE RATE INCREASE

FedEx just announced what will likely be the single largest rate increase on record for many shippers.  Effective Thursday, January 1, 2015, FedEx will impose dimensional weight (DIM) pricing on all Ground packages.  Currently, FedEx only applies DIM pricing to Ground packages measuring three cubic feet (5184 cubic inches) or greater.  Come January 2015, FedEx is ...

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Source Consulting to Donate $100,000 to charity: water

Irvine, CA - Source Consulting, a strategy and solutions provider that helps companies reduce shipping costs, has announced the “20/20 Campaign”, a new charitable initiative through which it intends to donate $100,000 to char...

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Parcels, Packages and More! The History of the U.S. Postal Service

In the United States, hundreds of millions of pieces of mail are sent every single day. Often taken for granted, this impressive system of mailing by the U.S. Postal Service is an integral part of communication and delivery. The U.S. Postal Service's importance has grown throughout its history, and the way mail has been delivered over the years has evolved since its conception in the late 18th cen...

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2014 General Price Increase (UPS and FedEx)

FedEx and UPS rates have increased 28%(+) over the past 5 years!! What are you doing to offset this year’s increase?This document summarizes the UPS and FedEx General Price Increase (GPI) from 2009 – 2014.Click Here To Download This Free Report...

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2014 UPS General Price Increase

In advance of the 2014 General Price Increase, UPS has announced a 4.9% average increase for US Air, International and Ground services, effective December 30, 2013.  UPS Air Freight rates (UPS Next Day Air Freight, UPS 2nd Day Air Freight and UPS 3 Day Freight) for shipments within and between the US, Canada and Puerto Rico will also see an increase of 4.9% (average).  This announcement comes on...

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