71lbs Shipping Insights and Highlights: East Coast vs. West Coast

How do two of America’s biggest carriers shape up in some of the country’s most populated states? The answer reveals metrics driven by population, geographic location and simple financial commonsense.

Shipping Facts, Shipping, Highlights, East Coast, West Coast

Is Around-the-Clock Drone Shipping a Close Reality?

Delivering every day of the week, around the clock, is every carrier’s goal. Drones and robots are being hailed as the way to do it. How could these aerial allies affect shippers?

Shipping, Drones, Around The Clock

What the UPS Revamp Could Mean for U.S. Shippers

UPS is making changes to its package flow and shipping density — a switch that could mean more savings for U.S. shippers. Will there be a catch?

UPS, Shipping, Revamp

Savings Ahoy with the 71lbs Import Program

Does your business ship freight by air or ocean? If the answer is “yes,” 71lbs can study your shipping logistics to maximize your savings.

Savings, Shipping, Import

The Stress-Free Way to Handle Shipping Audits with 71lbs

Auditing is a time-consuming, complicated and often confusing matter. Shippers can partner with 71lbs to take that weight off their shoulders and get back to business.

Shipping, Audits, Invoice

The Benefits of Shipping With 71lbs Insurance

Shipping insurance is a must, but the amount offered by carrier companies can be insufficient. Learn how 71lbs can raise that number for greater peace of mind.

Shipping Facts, Shipping, insurance

The Many Benefits of LTL Could Make It Perfect for Your Shipping Needs

Your business may not always need to fill up a whole delivery truck with shipping. LTL is a good option if the load weighs in on the lighter side.

Shipping Costs, Shipping Facts, Shipping, Freight/LTL

Shipping: Why Being Rejected for a Refund Isn’t the End of the Matter

Have you been told by FedEx that your package label was unreadable and had to be replaced? It sounds plausible enough, but it’s an unreasonable way to deny their customers a refund.

Shipping Refunds, FedEx, Shipping

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