UPS And Shopify Join Forces To Help Deliver Fast, Guaranteed Shipping To Merchants In Time For The Holiday Season

With UPS® services and solutions integrated into the Shopify platform, businesses can now easily manage all aspects of shipping and fulfillment in one place. “Shopify merchants now have access to UPS’s industry-leading tools and can provide the same high quality services as large ecommerce companies.”Shopify merchants can activate UPS shipping rates and labels with a one-click acceptance of UPS terms and conditions in Shopify Shipping. A dedicated support line is now open for Shopify merchants t

By | 2017-11-15T23:53:00+00:00 November 15th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Ford appoints DHL to manage the global inbound supply of prototype parts

Under the contract, DHL Supply Chain will manage the movement of prototype parts from suppliers to Ford’s R&D locations around the world. Ford Motor Company has awarded a new contract to DHL, to provide freight management services under its Lead Logistics Partner solution. Under the contract, DHL Supply Chain will manage the movement of prototype parts from suppliers to Ford’s R&D locations around the world.This new contract builds on a long-standing relationship between Ford and DHL, where the LLP model has been implemented for the inbound supply to manufacturing of its production cars across Europe and Asia. DHL has been appoint

By | 2017-11-12T23:53:00+00:00 November 12th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

FedEx Package Pickup and Drop-Off Now Available at More Than 7,500 Walgreens Locations In All 50 States

FedEx Package Pickup and Drop-Off Now Available at More Than 7,500 Walgreens Locations In All 50 StatesMEMPHIS, Tenn., and DEERFIELD, Ill., Nov. 6, 2017—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and Walgreen Co., one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains, are proud to announce today FedEx package pickup and drop-off services are now available at more than 7,500 Walgreens locations in all 50 U.S. states. In addition to the more than 7,500 participating Walgreens locations, customers can also find FedEx OnSite i

By | 2017-11-05T23:53:00+00:00 November 5th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Ready to deliver 15 billion pieces of cheer

Postal Service will deliver more than 15 billion pieces of mail this holiday season. The Postal Service will be expanding its Sunday delivery operations to locations with high package volumes beginning Nov. 26. “America relies on the Postal Service and our 640,000 dedicated employees to deliver the holidays,” said Brennan. The Postal Service also expects to deliver nearly 200 million packages per week during these two weeks. For reporters interested in speaking with a regional Postal Service pub

By | 2017-10-25T00:53:00+00:00 October 25th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

USPS announces new 2018 prices

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today of price changes to take effect Jan. 21, 2018. The proposed prices would raise Mailing Services product prices approximately 1.9 percent, and most Shipping Services products will average a 3.9 percent price increase. While Mailing Services price increases are limited based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI), Shipping Services prices are adjusted strategically, according to market condition

By | 2017-10-06T00:53:00+00:00 October 6th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

UPS Service To Puerto Rico Resumed With Special Discount On Selected Services For Individual Shippers

“We are pleased to begin operations again in Puerto Rico, though the situation is dynamic. The discount applies to UPS's Ground shipping solutions, the company's least expensive products, most often used by individual shippers. In response, UPS has begun special hold for package pick-up services at five of the company’s seven package centers in Puerto Rico. UPS and The UPS Foundation have been supporting relief operations for Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria devastated the island. Until now, Th

By | 2017-10-05T00:53:00+00:00 October 5th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

USPS to dedicate Christmas carols Forever stamps

“We’re excited to continue one of the Postal Service’s long standing traditions — celebrating the holidays with new stamps,” said U.S. Postal Service Stamp Services Director Mary-Anne Penner served as master of ceremonies. “The popularity of Christmas stamps is something celebrated and shared by both stamp collectors and the general public,” said Bigalke. Ordering First-Day CoversThe Postal Service also offers first-day covers for new stamps and stationery items postmarked with the official firs

By | 2017-10-04T00:53:00+00:00 October 4th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

USPS and Canada Post celebrate hockey on stamps

Postal Service and Canada Post have jointly created stamps to celebrate the history of ice hockey, the fast-paced sport played on frozen ponds and in rinks across North America and around the world. In 1896, a team from Yale, which included Chace, faced Johns Hopkins University in the first college hockey game. The National Hockey Association began play in 1910 and evolved into the National Hockey League in 1917. In 1924 the Boston Bruins became the first American team to join the National Hocke

By | 2017-09-28T00:53:00+00:00 September 28th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

The UPS Store Celebrates 5,000th Retail Location Milestone!

For more information about franchising opportunities with The UPS Store, visit The UPS Store Franchise website. The UPS Store locations in the U.S. are independently owned and operated by licensed franchisees of The UPS Store, Inc., a subsidiary of UPS (NYSE: UPS). For information on The UPS Store franchise opportunities for opening a The UPS Store location, visit Follow The UPS Store on Twitter at @TheUPSStore and like The UPS Store on Facebook at

By | 2017-09-19T00:53:00+00:00 September 19th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Shipping Rates to Increase for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight Services

Shipping Rates to Increase for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight ServicesMEMPHIS, Tenn., September 18, 2017 — FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight, subsidiaries of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), will increase shipping rates effective January 1, 2018. FedEx Express will increase shipping rates by an average of 4.9% for U.S. domestic, U.S. export and U.S. import services. FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery shipping rates will increase by an average of 4.9%. FedEx Freight shipping

By | 2017-09-18T00:53:00+00:00 September 18th, 2017|companies|0 Comments