2023 FBA Fee Changes Summary Amazon has announced its Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) fees will increase in 2023. The hike in Amazon seller fees took effect on January 17, 2023, and it is a step to shift Amazon’s own rising costs onto sellers. Sellers will also see higher...
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What is a UPS Residential Surcharge?
As a shipper, you can request delivery to any address. However, when your packages are shipped to a residential area, shipping companies like UPS charge additional fees called a residential surcharge. These added fees cover the higher costs of delivering a single...
2022 Peak Season Surcharge Guide [FedEx, UPS, USPS, & Amazon]
Christmas in…September? FedEx is making fast moves this year with their early Peak Season release. Some charges coming as early as next month! It’s anything but standard. FedEx has two Peak Season waves, with much to unpack. UPS is getting serious with their...
Shippers Guide: 2022 Parcel Rates and Surcharges
Budgeting for ‘average’ parcel rate increases is like hoping termites will go away on their own - they’re going to eat away at your bottom line eventually if you don’t protect yourself. eCommerce shippers like you should arm your supply chain with the right data to...
Peak Season Surcharges 2021: Let the Shipathon Begin
Get your wallets out. Carriers have posted their surcharges for peak season 2021. While the official shipping peak period has yet to begin, the pandemic has thrown a wrench in everything considered standard. The eCommerce boom has affected UPS and FedEx in an...
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