Packages are audited as they go through the UPS network to determine their audited dimensions and dimensional weight

Why dimensional scanner mistakes add extra dollars to each shipment

You may have heard the terms “dimensional scanner,” “dimensioner” or “pallet dimensioner” thrown around in the logistics space. A dimensioner is a device that scans and measures weight and volume of packages and freight. This type of device is necessary because UPS, FedEx and DHL rates are no longer based on weight, but on dimensional weight of a package. The …