United Stateswill Fee More For Christmas Shipments

UPS typically sees its volume double from normal levels around Christmas.
Related: UPS unveils Saturday delivery – and 6,000 new jobsThe surcharges start the week of November 19 — Thanksgiving week — for ground shipments.
The world’s largest shipping company announced Monday just how much it plans to hike prices during the holiday season.
UPS typically negotiates higher rates with its major customers and raised rates for individuals.
United Parcel Service (UPS) is instituting per-package surcharges for the holiday season to help cover the cost of hiring additional workers and renting extra planes and trucks.

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