AUSTIN, Texas — April 23, 2019 — LSO, also known as Lone Star Overnight, in partnership with DHL OptimalShip, announced today the launch of LSO Global, its new international shipping service. With this new offering, LSO customers can ship internationally to over 220,000 destinations and achieve door-to door delivery within 3 business days at rates that are up to 40% less expensive than UPS or FedEx.

“Every day, we provide better service at rates up to 40% less, and our customers consistently tell us we are more user-friendly than FedEx and UPS,” said Dick Metzler, President and CEO of LSO. “We are now able to offer the same value on an international package through our partnership with DHL OptimalShip.”

“As the leading reseller of DHL Express, LSO Global allows us to expand the reach of our service offering throughout Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana,” said Gary Taylor, CEO of DHL OptimalShip. “Our partnership with LSO provides the best and most discounted international shipping services to a larger audience, while expanding discounted domestic shipping services for our customers.”

About DHL OptimalShip

DHL OptimalShip provides companies with the most reasonable international shipping rates possible. DHL OptimalShip offers DHL Express services including 1-3 day shipping, in-air customs clearance, free door to door pickup, customized invoicing, and an unmatched customer service team that helps customers with any shipping need. For more information, please contact DHL OptimalShip by phone at 979-999-1866 or by email at

About LSO

LSO is a leading provider of regional parcel delivery services in the southern United States. Services include same-day, next-day, and 2-day package delivery, as well as on-demand, final mile and scheduled route services. LSO is based in Austin, Texas. For more information, please visit or call (800) 800-8984.