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USPS leveraging lightweights to contend with heavyweights

It is early July, and the future is unclear. The opposition is firmly entrenched on either side and possesses resources so far outnumbering their own that winning is improbable and even survival is uncertain. Then, with its back against the wall, the underdog, desperate to seize an opportunity, sees its chance. It had
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Dimensional Doomsday? UPS CEO hints dimensional pricing change could be announced within a month

In what was described as a “fireside chat” between Bernstein analysts and UPS CEO Scott Davis during an investor-relations meeting on Wednesday, Davis called the approach “sensible” when asked whether the global shipping leader would follow in the footsteps of its largest competitor and apply dimensional weight pricing to all
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Why FedEx Shippers Should Be Scrambling To Analyze Their Data

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,
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