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Shipmint 101: How FedEx and UPS Assess Delivery Area Surcharges

As e-commerce continues to shift deliveries toward rural and residential destinations, the relevance of Delivery Area Surcharge fees is increasing. Each...

  • February 17, 2020
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Shipmint 101: How to Calculate FedEx and UPS Minimums

One of the most continuously misunderstood aspects of small package shipping costs is the role of Minimum Charges. A quick Google...

  • February 10, 2020
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So much attention is paid to understanding the complexities of carrier agreements that companies, especially resource-constrained small and midsize businesses, often...

  • January 13, 2020
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What Buying a Car Will Teach You About Carrier Negotiations

Buying a new car is one of most exciting and miserable experiences all rolled into one. On one hand, there is...

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