Category Archive for: ‘Parcel News’

Archive Archive for the 'Parcel News' Category

Newgistics SmartLabel+

Newgistics introduces SmartLabel+

Posted on June 27th, 2017 | Posted in Parcel News, Press Releases, Product News

Newgistics demonstrates their new SmartLabel+ at IRCE 2017 in Chicago, IL. Watch the video to learn about how SmartLabel+ can help you save money while making your customers happier.


Dim weight changes mean more rate pain ahead

Posted on October 24th, 2016 | Posted in Parcel News, Shipping Rates

The latest chapter in the multiyear rate squeeze applied to parcel shippers by FedEx Corp. and UPS Inc. was written last week when FedEx changed the formula used to calculate prices for all its U.S. air and ground deliveries. The narrative, though, will remain the same as in the prior chapters: Large shippers will mostly skate by, while smaller shippers will pay more. Memphis-based FedEx announced Tuesday that it would shrink the “volumetric divisor” used to calculate dimensions of the