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FedEx, UPS & The Use Of A Third-Party Negotiator

The fact that FedEx and UPS hire companies to help them do things like negotiate telecommunications contracts, coordinate call centers and process loss and damage claims is not exactly the industry’s best-kept secret. And it is pretty obvious that they contract the United States Postal Service to deliver some of their
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A Week After UPS 2013 Rate Increase, TNT Deal Falls Through

A week after the UPS rate increase for 2013 went into effect, the world’s largest logistics company announced plans to call off what would have been the largest acquisition in its 105-year history. Since it was announced last March, the deal to purchase TNT Express faced a litany of challenges relative
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Improve Your Bottom Line: Five Resolutions For Parcel Prosperity

    1. Implement A Parcel Audit I'm relatively sure that my mother has audited every receipt that came within a 10-foot radius of her observation. Whether it's the dinner tab, cell phone bill or grocery store receipt, she meticulously combs through each line item, intent on identifying inaccuracies. For such vigilantes of
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