The holiday shipping season is upon us! Let Neighborhood Parcel handle all your shipping and packaging this season! Ship Early and save! The new FedEx and UPS Ground shipping rates are much lower than the US Post Office Priority Mail rates! Avoid waiting in long lines and come to Neighborhood Parcel for quick and easy shipping service. The biggest advice we can give this holiday season is to shop early! When you do, you can utilize the Ground Services of FedEx, UPS, and The Post Office to get your gifts delivered economically without having to fly at the last minute to their destinations. Also, keep in mind that all U.S carriers will implement their “Holiday Surcharges” after Thanksgiving, the fees are to offset the spike in volume and the additional cost the carriers incurred in handling the holiday volume, they can range from $4 to $12 per package depending on size and zone!
Holiday Shipping Tips
Ship Early, preferably before Thanksgiving.
Use the proper packaging material.
Ensure your valuable shipments of $100 or more against loss and damage.
Avoid shipping prohibited items like flammables, dangerous goods, and wine.
Utilize a trackable shipment service like FedEx Ground and UPS Ground.
Avoid long lines at the Post Office by using an independent shipping center like Neighborhood Parcel.
Free Insurance of up to $100.00 against loss and damage.
Quick Checkout Process.
Real-time Online Tracking.
Free Carrier Supplies.
Holiday Shipping Surcharges
FedEx will charge $27.50 for Oversize Packages, $150 for Ground Unauthorized Packages, and $3.20 for Additional Handling. The United Parcel Service (UPS) uses slightly different names, but these categories look very similar to FedEx’s. UPS will charge $26.20 for Large Packages, $165 for packages Over Maximum Limits, and $3.15 for Additional Handling (UPS did not have an Additional Handling surcharge during the holidays last year).
Fantastic service! I used to travel to the Boson location and always struggled with traffic and bad service. I did a quick Google search and came up with Neighborhood Parcel DHL service point. I used them for 3 years now and I am happy to endorse them for service and always having the best DHL rates. Why would anyone pay retail rates at DHL.com when they can use this company and support local businesses?
I am glad this location is near my house. I can do all my business here and be in and out in minutes. On my last visit, I was able to have them print my documents, notarize them, fax them back to my office then FedEx the originals to my boss. Awesome!