stacks the deck
against shipping costs.
There’s an elephant in the room, we’re all aware of it, and well…we’re pretty much all talking about it so maybe that particular colloquialism doesn’t apply here. But you know what, maybe it does? Because this year’s UPS GRI announcement is all about the big, large, over-sized and over-weight packages. Over the course of 2018, that’s where we’re going to see the biggest impacts, on the big stuff. Dare we say the impact is going
Fall is here and so are the GRIs It’s official! Fall is here and for most it means cooler weather, leaves changing color and football! If you’re a business owner, or work in a company with a large parcel shipping spend, it means the GRIs are coming and you’re bracing for the impact on your 2018 budget. On September 18, FedEx announced an average rate increase of 4.9% will go into effect beginning January 1,
Corporate volunteer programs have a major impact on the health and well-being of the employees who participate in these initiatives. Employees who give back to the community are more engaged in their workplace environments. As part of the AFS corporate culture initiatives, a Community Outreach program has been developed to foster volunteerism and community involvement. The groups meet to plan projects that impact their communities. Many at AFS are eager to give back to their
AFS Logistics will cut the ribbon on its new office building on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 5 p.m. The new headquarters is located on Ellerbe Road at Louisiana Highway 3132. The company is moving its offices from Beaird Tower in downtown Shreveport. AFS uses industry leading technology to help more than 1,500 clients reduce costs for shipping freight and parcels around the world. Some of the company’s major clients include Target, Dell, Samsung and