2017 UPS Rate Increase
2017 FedEx Rate Increase
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UPS Anounces Ahead of FedEx for the First Time in 2 Years.
UPS and FedEx recently announced their 2017 rate increase. These annual increases usually average around 5%, creating a significant impact on companies shipping costs. Now it's the time to begin the work, so that these increases can be minimized. AFMS will do a NO CHARGE ANALYSIS of your current shipping profile, along with how these rate increases will effect you.
In Parcel Magazine's September-October 2016 Issue, Brittany Beecroft of AFMS tells us how:
"Small parcel shippers understand the nature ofthe General Rate Increase, and they attempt to mitigate the increase accordingly. We can negotiate a solid contract, but if our understanding and visibility of data suffers, so can our expected savings. Is there a one-size-fits-all approach to negotiation? No. Are there bases every shiper should cover? Absolutely."
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