Understand volume and which carrier services you use

If you want to replace a carrier due to price increase, poor performance etc, you need to describe to a prospective carrier the volume you ship using each carrier service.

In this article we’re going to show you how to use the By carrier and servicesreport to build a picture of the services you use most often.

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  1. Filter Manifest Date and by carrier, so that you’re looking at all manifested parcels you despatched in the last 90 days and click Update.

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  2. Scroll down to the By carrier service chart.

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  3. Here you can see all the different carrier services you use. It also shows you how frequently you ship using these services.

    You can use this information to negotiate a better carrier contract, one that optimises operations for both parties.

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