Amazon deploys delivery service to compete with FedEx and UPS

Amazon gears up for new delivery service

Logistics must occur at lightning speed. That’s why Amazon has constructed a delivery service that grants it increased ownership over its supply chain operations, greater flexibility getting packages to customers and power over other shipping giants in the field. This should come as no surprise from the e-commerce giant that acquired a high-end grocery chain for $13.7 billion, forfeited $7.2 …

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No follow up needed: Share a Refund tracks refund credits from start to finish

Think of Share a Refund like a digital detective that initiates a comprehensive audit, submits claims on eligible shipments, and diligently tracks refunds until verified. Share a Refund tracks claims and reconciles credits to secure monetary refunds on your shipping accounts. Unlike some auditors who take a cut of every refund secured, Share a Refund only splits the refunds where actions were taken by …

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Will parcel lockers gain more popularity around the holidays?

The holiday season is here and shippers are scrambling to find the most efficient way to deliver millions of packages this season. One way carriers are eliminating the last-mile delivery inconveniences is by offering centralized delivery locations. Delivering packages door-to-door in residential areas or remote locations is proving to be a fragmented use of time and inefficient use of resources. …

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Are regional carriers right for you?

Common carriers like FedEx and UPS represent globally recognized and trusted names, but their global footprint can be a disadvantage to shippers needing a niche transportation option. Regional shippers are becoming more attractive as businesses look to cut costs and tighten delivery windows. A regional shipper will focus on specific geographic regions, offer more personable service, advanced flexibility and various …

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See how easily you can save time with Share a Refund claim submissions

The Share a Refund app is a centralized hub for parcel managed services. The claim submission service is one feature that processes all shipments within a FedEx or UPS account eligible for a refund in near real-time. Claims submitted by Share a Refund for late delivery, duplicate charges, commercial surcharges, and more get refunded quickly and have a high rate …

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Why last-mile delivery is a big deal

E-commerce shopping is here to stay. It’s fundamentally shaping the way consumers shop and the way they expect shipments to be delivered. Retailers and carriers are under pressure to push the boundaries in traditional shipping methods as they strive to exceed customer expectations and manage costs effectively. Here are three trends that are revolutionizing the last-mile delivery landscape. Automation in …