The customer service team at FlagShip spends their day helping customers with their shipping needs. Our team has gathered a list of helpful tips relating to processing an import and / or export shipment – read more.
In order to get an accurate shipping quote, precise dimensions are always necessary. Inaccurate information can directly affect your quoted rate and ultimately the final charge of the shipment on your invoice. Read more.
When shipping to a business – the driver will request a signature in 95% of all deliveries. One exception is for a company that has a pre-existing agreement with the carrier to never request a signature. They have a bar-code instead that the driver scans in lieu of a signature.
Did you know that, by default, all your shipments are covered for $100 worth of insurance directly from the courier you shipped with? Great, right! What happens, though, if the value of the goods being shipped is greater than $100?
While missed deliveries are inevitable, being unable to offer more convenient delivery options and missed deliveries will ultimately cost your business.
As a small or medium sized business (SMB) you may be overwhelmed by the shipping process and the options available to you. Ultimately you want a shipping solution that works for your business needs; whether it’s to save time, save money, have great service … or all of the above!