Carrier margin and surcharge concerns remain as the Parcel AND LTL industry navigate costly and complex residential deliveries.
Cosmetic and Beauty Manufacturer Partners with GMT for $3M+ in RFP Savings
When a large cosmetic and beauty manufacturer partnered with GMT during a parcel carrier RFP evaluation, the partnership yielded $3.5M in savings.
Shipped Monthly: COVID-19 Carrier Surcharges are Back, and E-Commerce is a Priority for Parcel & LTLBy Cam Elliott
Post Peak Season, COVID-19 driven surcharges return, and E-Commerce continues to be a growing priority for LTL and Parcel industries.
In 2021, parcel carriers continue to implement a number of surcharges and rate increases due to COVID-19 and peak volume – don't miss them!
A return strategy is paramount when record sales welcome record returns. So, we've collected five great return policy examples to follow!
Shipped Monthly: With Peak Season Nearly in Rearview Mirror, Carriers Prepare to Prioritize COVID-19 VaccineBy Cam Elliott
Carriers & shippers continue to navigate pandemic-driven landscape, while making way for COVID-19 vaccine and starting to review Peak Season.
How, why, and what are E-Commerce consumers spending their money on during the 2020 Peak Holiday Shopping Season? Dig into key data thus far!
While searching for the best Memphis employers in 2020, the Commercial Appeal names Green Mountain Technology (GMT) a Top Memphis Workplace for the seventh consecutive year.
Peak Season is Here, but FedEx, UPS, Regional Carriers, and Even Shippers Have Their Eyes on 2021By Cam Elliott
FedEx & UPS continue to focus on process & tech optimizations for 2021, regionals feel the same pain, and shippers are caught in the middle.
How are your parcel carriers performing during the 2020 peak holiday season? Let Green Mountain Technology know with our carrier performance survey!
Carriers Navigate New Levels of Efficiencies, Optimization, and Expansion Preparing for Peak Season and BeyondBy Cam Elliott
Carrier earnings remain positive, though it's clear network and technology investments are needed to provide capacity support to shippers of all sizes. General rate increases, COVID-19-related and peak season surcharges, as well as longer term contracts seem to be viable strategies for carriers to manage capacity commitments and spikes.
With peak season upon us, there’s no better time to look back on some of the peak holiday shipping advice we’ve given over the years.
- Carriers and Shippers Navigate Longterm Impact of B2C Deliveries
- 2020 Guide to COVID-19 and Peak Season Surcharges and Rate Changes
- 2021 Guide to COVID-19 Surcharges and Rate Changes
- Peak Season is Here, but FedEx, UPS, Regional Carriers, and Even Shippers Have Their Eyes on 2021
- Thank You for 4 Years of ‘Fastest’ Growth