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USPS issues two new stamps

Postal Service will issue two new stamps this spring — a $1.15 Global Forever international rate stamp and a 3-cent stamp. The Green Succulent Global Forever international rate stamp will be available in panes of 10 stamps to be issued April 28. It can be used to mail a 1-ounce letter to any country where First-Class Mail International service is available. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its opera

By | March 23rd, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

USPS issues two new stamps

Postal Service will issue two new stamps this spring — a $1.15 Global Forever international rate stamp and a 3-cent stamp. The Green Succulent Global Forever international rate stamp will be available in panes of 10 stamps to be issued April 28. It can be used to mail a 1-ounce letter to any country where First-Class Mail International service is available. The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its opera

By | March 23rd, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

UPS Names Franck J. Moison To Board Of Directors

US 02/08/17Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced that its board of directors has named Franck J. Moison as a UPS company director effective immediately. Moison’s appointment to the UPS board brings the total number of directors to 12. “Franck brings valuable international experience to our board of directors,” said David Abney, UPS chairman and CEO. He also was the company’s president of Europe and South Pacific, president of Western Europe, and president of Central Europe and Russia. Moiso

By | February 7th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

UPS Labeling Improves Time In Transit

UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today the addition of origin labeling capability for UPS Trade Direct Air and Ocean services. UPS Trade Direct solution allows importers and manufacturers to bypass distribution centers by adding the final destination label to individual packages for immediate last mile delivery. Leveraging the breadth and reliability of the UPS® global network, UPS Trade Direct tools provide consolidation of international freight, air, ocean and ground transportation, customs clearance

By | February 1st, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

DHL Global Connectedness Index: Globalization surpassed pre-crisis peak, advanced modestly in 2015

The 2016 report shows that global connectedness, measured by cross-border flows of trade, capital, information and people, surpassed its 2007 pre-crisis peak during 2014. The 2016 report shows that global connectedness, measured by cross-border flows of trade, capital, information and people, surpassed its 2007 pre-crisis peak during 2014. The index ranks countries on their depth (intensity of international flows) and breadth (geographical distribution of flows), which combine for an overall connectedness score between 0 and 100. North America had the largest gain in overall global connectedness during the past two years, followed by South & Central America & the

By | November 15th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

Deutsche Post DHL Group and Russian Post expand cooperation for international parcel shipments

Both CEOs, Frank Appel and Dmitry Strashnov, came to this agreement today in Bonn. In doing so, both companies are responding to the rising parcel volumes resulting from the boom in international e-commerce. Deutsche Post DHL hands over Russia-bound parcels to Russian Post in BerlinRussian Post benefits from growing utilization of its parcel networkBetter quality and more reliable delivery times for parcel shipments to RussiaDeutsche Post DHL Group, the world’s leading provider of logistics services, and Russian Post, the state-owned postal service of the Russian Federation, are expanding their cooperation in the area of international parcel shipments between Germany and Russia. Both CEOs, Frank App

By | November 14th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps & Heart to Heart International Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to Haiti

FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps & Heart to Heart International Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to HaitiMore than 30 tons of critical aid is on the ground and in the hands of relief workers in Haiti. FedEx supported these disaster relief efforts through its humanitarian organization relationships with Direct Relief, International Medical Corps and Heart to Heart International. These organizations have medical staff and disaster relief supplies pre-positioned in the region. “

By | October 13th, 2016|shippers|0 Comments

FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps & Heart to Heart International Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to Haiti

FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps & Heart to Heart International Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to HaitiMore than 30 tons of critical aid is on the ground and in the hands of relief workers in Haiti. FedEx supported these disaster relief efforts through its humanitarian organization relationships with Direct Relief, International Medical Corps and Heart to Heart International. These organizations have medical staff and disaster relief supplies pre-positioned in the region. “

By | October 13th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

UPS Worldwide Express Plus Service Guarantees Morning Delivery To More Places Around The World

The UPS Express Plus service offers guaranteed delivery on the next business day as early as 8:00 a.m., depending on the destination. J.Hilburn, a luxury menswear brand, uses the UPS Worldwide Express Plus service for their inbound shipments of made-to-measure suits and custom shirts from Portugal and Malaysia to the U.S. “Before using UPS Worldwide Express Plus, we couldn’t start processing customer orders until midday. Automotive customers depend on the UPS Worldwide Express Plus service for c

By | October 12th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments

Deutsche Post DHL Group sends Disaster Response Team to Haiti providing support after hurricane ”Matthew”

The worst major hurricane in fifty years with sustained winds of 145 mph hit the southwestern coast of the island, which is still struggling to recover from the large-scale earthquake in 2010. Haiti’s southwestern coast battered by category 4 hurricaneDeutsche Post DHL Group’s volunteer teams provide logistics support to manage incoming aid at Toussaint L’ouverture International Airport at Port-au-PrinceDeutsche Post DHL Group, the world’s leading mail and logistics services provider, is sending a Disaster Response Team (DRT) to Port-au-Prince in Haiti. With immediate effect, the DRT volunteers will provide pro bono logistics support at Toussaint L’ouverture International Airport. The

By | October 6th, 2016|News, shippers, Shipping|0 Comments