Feb. 1 2007
--Jan. 31, 2007--FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX) announced today that its FedEx Express unit had completed the previously announced acquisition of its Indian service provider, Prakash Air Freight Pvt. Ltd.... View More
Jan. 31 2007
Deliveries of products to residences were, at one time, limited to catalog orders. At the time, volumes were relatively low, and the recipient typically paid shipping and handling charges. Today, residential... View More
Jan. 30 2007
ATLANTA, Jan. 30, 2007 - Led by a strong performance in its international operations, UPS (NYSE: UPS) today reported net income of $1.13 billion and a 10% increase in diluted earnings per share to $1.04... View More
Jan. 30 2007
Shanghai--January 29, 2007 DHL, the worlds leading express delivery and logistics company, said it has launched its domestic airfreight service in China. To date, DHL Global Forwarding, one of DHLs business... View More
Jan. 15 2007
ACMGs newly-released International Air Freight and Express Industry Performance Analysis 2006 provides a detailed assessment of the industry and the companies that compete in this global market. ... View More
Nov. 21 2006
The international arena is just one area in which 3PLs can help your business The term 3PL (third-party logistics services provider) is a common buzzword in the industry today. But what has... View More
Oct. 3 2006
As the worlds largest package delivery company with 91,700 gasoline-powered vehicles in the fleet UPS recognizes the importance of reducing its environmental footprint. We know that doing so makes sense... View More
Oct. 2 2006
I know youre having a hard time keeping up with technology. You probably just sent out your first email recently, since youve resigned yourself to the fact that this Internet thing is not a fad. Oh, wait... View More
Sept. 25 2006
TNT Express, one of the worlds leading express delivery companies, announced it has extended its Express Road Network (ERN) into Africa by starting an international road line haul connection to Casablanca,... View More
Sept. 8 2006
QUESTION: Can FedEx deny liability for a damaged guitar that I sold over eBay, when I purchased insurance for its sales value? FedExs ground for denial of liability is that I did not protect the guitar... View More
Sept. 8 2006
Part I of the results unveil transportation trends, discounts and more... View More
Sept. 8 2006
Its not easy managing your companys shipping effort. You have to be concerned about product availability, warehouse management, moving your shipments more quickly, maintaining the status of your shipments... View More
Sept. 8 2006
A common sentiment shared by most transportation managers is that each claims to have the lowest carrier rates. Most shippers achieve some level of base discount and other concessions during carrier contract... View More
Sept. 8 2006
Earlier this year, the U.S. Postal Service unveiled plans for 2007 and beyond, and to say the changes are sweeping would be an understatement. If you ship packages through the Postal Service (and these... View More
Sept. 6 2006
Effective January 1, 2007, Oversize charges for large packages shipped via UPS Ground services will be replaced with a simpler rate calculation based on dimensional weight.Dimensional weight rates are... View More
Aug. 24 2006
UPS today announced enhancements to its TradeAbility global trade management tool, including a screener that automatically alerts shippers if theyre trying to send a package to a person, organization or... View More
Aug. 24 2006
DHL, the worlds leading express delivery and logistics company, announced it will offer three new signature delivery service options to provide customers with more direct control over their delivery needs.... View More
Aug. 24 2006
Associated Global Systems (AGS), has expanded its residential delivery service to now deliver products of any weight and size to any residential address in America. The service, AGS Home Delivery Service,... View More
Aug. 24 2006
DHL IT Servicescenter Cyberjaya (ITSC Cyberjaya), one of four strategic datacenters serving DHL's worldwide network, today reaffirmed its commitment to, and confidence in, Malaysia and the Multimedia... View More
Aug. 24 2006
Computers, software and cash. Several hundred small businesses already are in the running for those prizes and more as a part of UPS's Best "Out-of-the-Box" Small Business Contest. And there's still time... View More