Shipping/DeliveryOct 29, 2015 9:49 AM By Mike O'Brien
UPS expects holiday volume to grow 10%, as Q3 revenue dipped but profit grew through cost-cutting measures like expanded pickup locations, sort reductions.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 28, 2015 9:58 AM By Mike O'Brien
Joining the likes of Uber, Postmates and FedEx, Amazon is facing a lawsuit from contract delivery drivers who claim they should be classified as employees
Shipping/DeliveryOct 27, 2015 2:56 PM By Mike O'Brien
Nine months into the new world of dimensional weight pricing for smaller parcels, what are merchant shippers doing to address the increased costs?
Shipping/DeliveryOct 27, 2015 10:22 AM By Mike O'Brien
Walmart asked the FAA to begin testing drones for home delivery, curbside pickup and checking warehouse inventories, joining Amazon and Google in the air.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 27, 2015 9:38 AM By MCM Staff
FedEx is predicting a record 317 million shipments between Black Friday and Christmas Eve this year, a 12.4% increase in volume compared to 2014.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 23, 2015 4:55 PM By Mike O'Brien
The union representing UPS pilots voted in favor of a strike to settle a four-year-long negotiation, as FedEx reached a six-year deal with its pilots union.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 20, 2015 8:14 AM By Mike O'Brien
Amazon said it is creating 100,000 seasonal positions across its U.S. network this holiday season to meet increased demand, up from 80,000 hired in 2014.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 16, 2015 1:37 PM By Rob Martinez
Effective December 28, UPS Ground rates and accessorial charges will increase by an average net 4.9%, and UPS Air and International services and accessorials, including UPS Air Freight rates within and between the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, will increase an average net 5.2%.
Shipping/DeliveryOct 16, 2015 12:13 PM By Tim Parry
The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission of proposed price changes for its Shipping Services products to take effect next year, following the conclusion of the holiday season. The average Shipping Services price change is 9.5%, which results in an average shipping price of less than $5.50 per shipment across […]
Shipping/DeliveryOct 14, 2015 10:31 AM By MCM Staff
Technology-supply chain solutions firm Ingram Micro plans to acquire Docdata, a Dutch provider of order fulfillment, returns logistics and online payment.
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