By Lauren Fruncillo January 17, 2020 - 8:00 am

Amazon removes ban on FedEx delivery for third-party US sellers

Amazon have recently lifted the ban which stopped third-party merchants in the US from using FedEx Ground and FedEx Home as a delivery option for Prime. The ban was initially set in place over the Christmas period after Amazon expressed concerns that the courier services

New Year Postage Price Rises – UPS, Royal Mail, FedEx, USPS

Happy New Year but not for shippers, this is traditionally the time of year that postage price rises hit online retailers and 2020 is no different. Carriers both sides of the pond are putting their prices up and you'll need to be aware so that

Amazon doesn’t trust FedEx to deliver Christmas

Santa claus... I mean Amazon doesn't trust FedEx to deliver Christmas and as of Wednesday third-party sellers on the site will no longer be able to ship Prime orders through FedEx Ground and FedEx Home. First we saw FedEx dump Amazon air deliveries in June,

Domestic USPS, Fedex and UPS last posting dates for Christmas 2019

With Black Friday just weeks away and Christmas fast approaching, it's time to start making plans for the final push of 2019 to maximise on sales. As Christmas approaches, you'll want to consider automatically upgrading shipping methods to expedited shipping and make sure customers are

FedEx price plans announced for peak season

FedEx have announced their price plans coming into effect this trading peak season, applying surcharges on shipments that are oversized, unauthorised or those that require additional handling. The American multinational courier will introduce the peak season surcharges on different dates, putting extra financial pressure on merchants

FedEx dump Amazon ground deliveries in the US

Having already seem FedEx dump Amazon air deliveries in June this year, it's now been announced that FedEx will dump Amazon small package ground deliveries as well. FedEx will end their contract and leave Amazon to fend for themselves. This will leave FedEx delivering some

UPS 7-day delivery rollout puts a spotlight on the spike of fast delivery competition

UPS are joining the fast delivery bandwagon with the scheduled launch of UPS 7-day delivery offering following the move of FedEx to every-day delivery promise. The UPS decision to offer every-day residential delivery comes two months after FedEx announced a similar action, highlighting the wider movement

FedEx named a honoree of The Civic 50

FedEx today announced their recognition as an honoree of The Civic 50 by Points of Light, the world’s largest organisation dedicated to volunteer service. The award recognises FedEx as one of the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States. The Civic 50 honorees are public

FedEx and Dollar General to add extra in-store delivery and pickup locations

FedEx today announced the addition of more than 8,000 Dollar General stores to the FedEx network of package drop-off, return, and hold-for-pickup options in the US. FedEx and Dollar General partnership is aimed at "help[ing] merchants grow their businesses by offering [US] shoppers convenient drop-off