UPS launch of flat-rate parcel service puts the squeeze on FedEx
UPS has intensified its play for intra-US parcel traffic with a new offering that offers ...
Here, Supply Chain Management Review warns shippers of the consequences of not fully understanding the integrators’ move to dimensional weight pricing. Warning that the cost to shippers could be more than $1bn, it reveals that the average e-commerce shipper achieves about 60% cube utilisation – meaning about 40% of the box is just filling and air. It’s going to hurt shippers – particularly smaller ones with less buying power.
EXCLUSIVE: Indian digital forwarder Freightwalla shuttered
Peak season hopes dashed as freight rates slip again
Panama Canal restrictions could halt US coastal shift
Shippers hold back on contracts amid uncertainty and ample capacity
DB Schenker – sale, float, nothing
Airlines that adapt quickly will survive likely freight pain in H2
Carriers look for trade mix to stay in the black
Box lines look to slash their bloated equipment pools
Pessimistic Yang Ming to refocus on 3PL, terminals and yards
Freight slump does not stop US inland ports’ advance
Digital forwarder Freightwalla's failure reveals home truths
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