by Intelligent Audit - March 17, 2022 - GRIs & Surcharge News

As more businesses call their employees back into the office after years of working from home, Americans are becoming increasingly concerned about rising fuel costs. A host of issues are…

by Intelligent Audit - March 7, 2022 - GRIs & Surcharge News

Figuring out the most recent surcharges for major carriers has only grown more complex since the onset of the pandemic. Every company went into a continuous peak-like mode as e-commerce…

by Adam Robinson - January 12, 2022 - Analytics

This white paper reviews strategies on how companies are shipping in multiple modes as transportation management and logistics get more complex. We’ve seen rapid increases in e-commerce shipping and demand,…

by Adam Robinson - December 21, 2021 - Analytics

For years, UPS and FedEx have announced the same general rate increase of 4.9%—since 2014. Now for 2022, it has risen to 5.9%. A common mistake is thinking 5.9% will…

by Intelligent Audit - December 9, 2021 - GRIs & Surcharge News

This time of the year often brings the hassle of general rate increases (GRI) For shippers, this is an average increase of the base shipping rates provided by carriers. This…

by Intelligent Audit - November 5, 2021 - GRIs & Surcharge News

Often, parcel carriers announce a general rate increase (GRI) to prepare for an increase in standard fees and expenses such as fuel costs and third-party handling fees. In recent years,…

by Intelligent Audit - November 2, 2021 - GRIs & Surcharge News

Less than one week ago, the industry learned of FedEx’s decision to suspend its Money-Back Service Guarantee, and now UPS has announced its 2022 GRI that will match FedEx. With…

by Intelligent Audit - October 27, 2021 - GRIs & Surcharge News

FedEx has once again forged a path of uncertainty as the apex of peak season draws closer. FedEx has announced a suspension of their money-back service guarantee across multiple services…

by Intelligent Audit - September 24, 2021 - FedEx

Ongoing pressure to increase shipping volume and speed has once again led another major carrier—FedEx—to implement new shipping rate increases for 2022. This is the latest carrier general rate increase…

by Intelligent Audit - September 7, 2021 - GRIs & Surcharge News

The continued pressure on the logistics industry has led carriers such as UPS and FedEx to implement additional shipping surcharges in advance of the traditional peak season for 2021. As…

by Intelligent Audit - August 24, 2021 - Analytics

All carriers are already implementing new peak season surcharges. And with several months remaining until the official beginning of peak — it could be as soon as  Halloween if Amazon…

by Intelligent Audit - August 19, 2021 - FedEx

The 2021 peak season is shaping up to break records. USPS is getting in on the mix of higher peak costs as Business Insider reports, “On everything from the base…

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