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Do You Ship Packages? How to Succeed wtih UPS and FedEx Dimensional Weight Rules for 2015.

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UPS and FedEx recently announced new changes that go into effect at the end of 2014 - all ground packages will now be subject to new dimensional weight (DIM) rules that affect a huge percentage of all shipments. Are you ready for the changes?

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Do You Ship Packages? How to Succeed wtih UPS and FedEx Dimensional Weight Rules for 2015.

  1. 1. UPS and FedEx announce DIMENSIONAL WEIGHT CHANGES
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  3. 3. PASS IT ON Click this button to share information on each slide.
  4. 4. DID YOU KNOW? DIM factor The dimensional factor carriers use to calculate Dimensional Weight (DIM Weight) DIM Weight Package length x width x height / DIM factor PCF Pounds per cubic foot Both UPS and FedEx announced that starting December 29, 2014, all packages will be subject to DIM weight charges, which will have a significant impact on the cost of shipping smaller and lighter packages by ground. You can read the UPS press release here »
  5. 5. FEDEX PACKAGE EXAMPLE: The current freight charge for a 12 lb. box, zone 8, ground shipment of 14x14x14 box costs $19.67 to ship. If the new DIM Weight calculation for ground freight were applied today, the same box would cost $24.26. (source: Parcel Magazine) A 17% increase According to PARCELindustry.com FedEx delivers around 4.6 million ground shipments per day – of which 3.9 million will be affected by the new DIM Weight calculation.
  6. 6. WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT IT? Fortunately CubiScan® has been helping customers for 25+ years with capturing weights and dimensions. START CAPTURING WEIGHT & CUBE DATA
  7. 7. CubiScan® 100 & 110 For lower volume shipping operations, the CubiScan 100 and 110 automatically populate data fields for weight and dimensions in a number of shipping platforms including UPS® WorldShip®, FedEx® Ship Manager and other products. Data interface software, called Qbit™ allows the perfect integration and migration of weight and dimensional data to your shipping application. LEARN MORE ABOUT CUBISCAN 100 & 110
  8. 8. The CubiScan 150 allows for larger freight as well as the smaller pieces, up to 48” long packages. Additional benefits include integration to other automated processes such as print/apply and automatic scanning. Already have an inline scale and just need cubing added? The 210 comes in 2 configurations that will accommodate boxes only, or boxes and irregular shapes such as bags or pouches. It integrates easily to existing scan/weigh in-motion equipment, or can be installed with a standalone inline scale. This system is designed to weigh and capture dimensions in motion. Easily integrates to existing conveyor systems or can be a standalone system as well as a key component to a fully automated shipping and manifest system. CONTACT US TODAY TO LEARN MORE LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR MOTION BASED SYSTEMS CubiScan® 200-TS CubiScan® 150 CubiScan® 210
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