We’re well into 2015 and the dim weight shipping changes are in full effect. If you’re trying to find ways to ease the impact from the new dimensional weight rates imposed by UPS and FedEx, you’ve come to the right place. The newly imposed dimensional weight pricing takes into account package density, or the amount of space a package takes up, in relation to its actual weight. Industry experts warn many small firms are unprepared and could pay up to 50 percent more for shipping. Many businesses consider shipping to be a part of their lifelines and have had to make some changes. We provide the solution at Hughes. With many alternative ways to ship your products, we can help your business to reduce the impact of cost increases that you might be seeing.
Below are a few tips to help your business through this new dimensional weight pricing structure so you’re not caught off guard with unexpected charges to your invoice.
Work with Hughes to re-evaluate your packaging to minimize the effects of the dim weight shipping rates. Start by ordering your own custom corrugated boxes from Hughes. For help choosing the best corrugated cardboard boxes and packaging for your needs contact a Hughes sales representative today. We also specialize in custom packaging types including telescoping boxes, automatic erected boxes, retail-ready packaging, corrugated wraps, two-piece boxes, jumbo boxes, and folding cartons.
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