Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2014’

Archive Archive for May, 2014


Why FedEx Shippers Should Be Scrambling To Analyze Their Data

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FedEx made headlines once again Friday, announcing, effective January 1, 2015, that FedEx Ground will apply dimensional weight pricing to all shipments. Currently, FedEx applies dimensional weight pricing only to packages measuring three cubic feet (5,184 cubic inches) or greater. Dimensional weight pricing is commonly used by both FedEx and UPS, and sets transportation prices based on cubic package volume – the amount of space a package occupies in relation to its actual weight. According to page 119 of the