UPS Releases 2012 Rate Updates

Effective January 2, 2012, the following UPS rate increases will apply:

  • UPS Ground services will increase a net 4.9% through a combination of a 5.9% increase in rates and a 1 percentage point reduction in the UPS Ground fuel surcharge.
  • UPS Air and International services will increase a net 4.9% through a combination of a 6.9% increase in rates and a 2 percentage point reduction in the UPS Air and International services fuel surcharge. Rates for UPS Next Day Air® remain up to 4% lower than our largest U.S. private competitor for similar services.
  • UPS Next Day Air® Freight and UPS 2nd Day Air® Freight rates for shipments within and between the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico will increase 5.9%. UPS 3 Day Freight® rates will remain unchanged.
More information on rates, as well as changes to accessorial rates and customs brokerage fees is available at ups.com/rates

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NRGship for UPS – Now available on the Mac App Store

App store

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Take note of 2011 holiday shipping deadlines

Take note of the domestic ship-by dates for UPS, FedEx and USPS for delivery by Saturday, December 24.

ups logoDecember 15-22–UPS Ground®* (varies by destination)
December 20–UPS 3 Day Select®*
December 22–UPS 2nd Day Air®* (if labeled for Saturday delivery)
December 23–UPS Next Day Air®* (if labeled for Saturday delivery)

FedExDecember 16–FedEx Ground®
December 19–FedEx Home Delivery®
December 21–FedEx 2Day®
December 22–FedEx Standard Overnight®

USPSDecember 15–Parcel Post
December 20–First Class Mail
December 21–Priority Mail
December 22–Express Mail

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How UPS Deliveries Actually Work (Video)

How UPS Deliveries Actually Work

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NRG to Demo to FileMaker Users Group in Las Vegas

FileMaker User Group Last VegasOn September 21st, NRG Software will be showing the FileMaker Users Group in Las Vegas how easy it is to implement shipping in to existing solutions. NRG solutions allow you to rate, ship and track your shipments directly from FileMaker without the need for carrier applications or complex ODBC integration. NRG is a certified provider of shipping solutions for UPS, FedEx, USPS, Freightquote.com, and Conway. Need multiple carriers? Use NRG Ship Connect, an add-on solution that streamlines multi-carrier shipping & integration.

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