According to parcelindustry(dot)com, “SmartPost rates will receive a cost increase on April 27, 2015.” This will be the second increase in 2015. A General rate Increase was already implemented earlier this year. Now, an increase of another 8.3% is expected. Some shippers who have negotiated a GRI cap will be spared the full 8.3%; however they will still pay some increase.
Will UPS follow in FedEx’s footsteps?