“We built this company one delivery at a time.”
American Expediting Company
In 1983, Victor Finnegan founded a one-person rush,
same-day courier operation in Philadelphia. Within a year, the
company known as American Expediting Company was successfully
competing with the city's top messenger services. By 1988, it was
considered one of the leading time-critical delivery organizations in
Today, American Expediting Company boasts 32 locations
that serve the continental United States. In addition,
American Expediting has built a nationwide network of
professional couriers to handle any of your time-sensitive
deliveries throughout the country. Other services
available include air transport, a national logistics
program, distribution and warehousing capabilities and
Operating 24 Hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
Daily Scheduled Pickups
Total Logistics Management
“Real-Time” order tracking and reporting capabilities through
American Expediting is available 24 hours a day for all of your
pick-up and delivery needs with on-time performance at 99.3%.
Pick-ups are made within 30 minutes and delivered based on your
specific needs. Customers can place orders via phone, fax, or through
E-mail notification of completed deliveries plus consignee signature
and pricing is available.
Billing options include electronic, EDI, fax, or mail. Customers
can view and pay their invoice online.
As your solution provider, American Expediting maintains a team
of couriers utilizing the following methods of transportation:
Tractor Trailer capabilities
Regular Same-Day Service:
This delivery method provides pick-ups on an ASAP basis with no hard
delivery deadline. Deliveries are generally accomplished within three
hours based on mileage.
Packages are picked up within
30 minutes and delivered within
1-2 hours, based on mileage.
Direct Drive Service:
The ultimate priority service: packages/freight picked up as quickly
as possible and delivered directly. There are no other stops made, no
co-mingling of deliveries. There is no faster service!
American Expediting can receive your directives in advance. Our
dispatchers will then ensure that a courier arrives at the scheduled
We can also develop efficient, cost-effective routes to handle your
multiple delivery requirements.
Our staff is ready, willing, and able to manage the big picture required
for certain types of multi-part products requiring assembly prior to
Our operations enable us to receive inventory from multiple vendors
for delivery to one site in a complete form by your desired deadline.
Additional services include pick and pack, crating and inventory
Akron, OH Miami, FL
Allentown, PA Minneapolis, MN
Atlanta, GA Newark, NJ
Baltimore, MD New York City, NY
Bridgeport, PA Norfolk, VA
Buffalo, NY Orlando, FL
Charlotte, NC Philadelphia, PA
Cincinnati, OH Pittsburgh, PA
Cleveland, OH Raleigh-Durham, NC
Columbus, OH Richmond, VA
Dayton, OH Roanoke, VA
Detroit, MI Seattle, WA
Erie, PA Tampa, FL
Harrisburg, PA Toledo, OH
Indianapolis, IN Washington, D.C.
Melbourne, FL Westville, NJ
We are fully licensed, bonded and insured.
We have professional, uniformed drivers with
Our drivers are OSHA- and HIPPA-trained.
We have over 26 years of experience
servicing the time-sensitive needs of small
businesses and Fortune 500 companies.
We have immediate access to a national
network of ground courier services co-
ordinated through our National Call Center.
Simplified rate structure.
State-of-the-art technology allows you “real-time” order
entry/order tracking and reporting capabilities. Your
information is right at your fingertips.
With American Expediting you enjoy a one-vendor relationship.
Transportation consulting: we will negotiate the most cost-
effective shipping rates with all vendors for all levels of service,
including same-day, overnight; air and ground; nationally and
“We Built This Company One Delivery at a Time.”
American Expediting Company's state-of-the-art,
internet-based, online customer-accessible website
provides a full range of features that put you in control.
The online Shipping Wizard allows you to place all of your
orders directly online.
A tracking function lets you track
existing orders either by date placed
or by order number.
You can create and manage your own address book composed of
your regular delivery destinations eliminating the need to re-enter
the information with each new order.
You can also create and review management reports of your
account, view invoices and compare rates.
American Expediting is your single-source company for all
air delivery needs!
Transporting all size packages from an envelope to a skid
First available flight routing
American Expediting delivery upon airport arrival
Continuous monitoring of delivery
Immediate Proof Of Delivery electronically confirmed
Couriers trained in TSA rules and regulations
We are licensed by the TSA as an IAC
American Expediting Company is the
region’s leading legal document courier
Subpoena and process service
As the foremost medical delivery company in the Delaware
Valley and beyond, we offer the health community:
Special, timely handling of critical medical supplies such as
Medical messengers who are
Trained in OSHA regulations
Equipped with dry ice, Styrofoam containers and spill kits
Trained to handle sensitive, time-critical items
Warehousing Emergency Parts Distribution
Strategically located warehouses offer accessibility and
High-tech Inventory System tracks available stock
Inventory retrieval available 24/7/365 with delivery in
one hour or less
Customized plans created for your specific
Same-day distribution to your customers
This full-service program provides customers with
a National Call Center at 800-288-0345
Service around the clock and calendar (24/7/365)
“Real-time” order entry/order tracking and reporting
Immediate access to national network of ground
Centralized management of our company’s ground
Simplified rate structures
One invoice for all locations pricing
Simplified auditing and costing
American Expediting Company, licensed and experienced in traveling
to and from Canada, is proud to now be serving the provinces of
our northern neighbor.
Through our network of affiliates, we can solve the most daunting
international delivery needs. We are problem solvers…world-wide!
Big enough to handle your business -
small enough to give
you the personal service you deserve
Celebrating 26 Years of Excellence!