Shipping Comparison: Finding What’s Right for You


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FedEx gets you more than from point A to point B

FedEx has several services and features to choose from to meet your specific shipping needs. This article will highlight a few of the many scenarios when FedEx can give you a great shipping solution.

It’s a big one

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Imagine you get a call from your favorite uncle. He lives in Mobile, Alabama, and loves restoring old cars. He went online and found some amazing wheels for the ’67 Mustang he’s been working on located near you in Denver. Can you ship them to him? Sure. Head to FedEx.

Use FedEx Packing Services for your large, hard-to-ship items. They will save you money by ensuring that you’re not overpacking in a box that is larger than what you need.

In this example, to ship a 50-lb. box that measures 30" x 10" x 10" from Denver to Mobile, you will expect to pay $66.60 with FedEx Ground*. If you shop around, you will find that this is a fantastic bargain and with faster shipping times than you’d expect.

It’s an emergency

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Imagine your daughter comes home from college for the weekend. She needs to concentrate and prepare for a big presentation Tuesday morning in her Graphic Design class. Unfortunately, she goes off and leaves her laptop and her entire presentation; all of the images and her working files are on it. Her presentation is in less than 24 hours! You tell her not to sweat. Her laptop will be in her hands first thing Tuesday morning.

If you need something delivered within the U.S. overnight, use FedEx Express. FedEx has 10,000+ staffed locations, many with late pickup times depending on your area. With FedEx First Overnight® service, you can drop it off Monday evening, and your daughter will have her laptop in time for class on Tuesday morning.

 


It’s an important one

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Your favorite niece is turning 16. She lives on the other side of the country, so you don’t get to see each other often, but you want to give her something special — your grandmother’s locket that was given to you on your 16th birthday. Who do you trust to send something that special?

FedEx offers you peace of mind at a lower cost than the competition. FedEx tracking is available on all of our deliveries, so you can keep an eye on your grandmother’s locket until it is delivered. You can also request a Direct Signature upon delivery for $3.75, ensuring that it only goes to someone at the location it is addressed to. FedEx is the most reliable way to get your most precious packages to their destination.

No matter what your shipping needs are, our many options mean you can find the right solution every time with FedEx.

*Pricing is specific to this example as of 3/01/2017.

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