Talk:Package Delivery
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Removed a list of companies

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List of Package & Small Parcel Delivery Service Providers

- Express Same Day, Next Day, Two Day & Three Day, and Ground Delivery Services.

- According to Competition Within The United States Parcel Delivery Market, a report published by Postcom.org, American consumers will spend more than $50 billion to ship parcels, packages, and overnight letters.

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Major Carriers

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  • FedEx (Formerly Federal Express Corporation.)

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  • TNT N.V. (Includes TNT Express Worldwide Network and TNT Air Cargo.)

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  • UPS (United Parcel Service). Also called UPS, Brown.

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  • USPS (US Postal Service.) Also known as the Post Office, Postal Service.

-Oval logistics NJ Base


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Regional & Specialty Carriers

- There are many local, regional and specialty package delivery companies operating in the United States. Services range to same-day delivery within specific geographic locations.

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  • AirNet Systems, Inc. Specializes in international financial documents, organs for transplant, blood products, media and tapes for distribution, aircraft parts, security sensitive material.

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  • Astar Air Cargo Formerly DHL Airways. Air charter and freight services, freight forwarding and cargo carrier shipments for government, military and large corporations worldwide.

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  • Cavalier Logistics Specializes in global delivery of pharmaceutical, vaccine and health care products.

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  • easyQube.com Specializes in residential last mile deliveries through the use of an automated kiosk.

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  • OnTrac Operates in 7 largest Western United States: California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Washington, Oregon, and Colorado.

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  • ParcelPool.com Specializes in home delivery of packages and small parcels to APO-FPO addresses, Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, US Territories (Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, Midway Islands, etc.) Japan and Europe.

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  • qube2you.com Specializes in late night and weekend deliveries with a one-hour window. Limited to select neighborhoods in Boston and Cambridge.

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  • SpeeDee Delivery Specializes in expedited ground shipping in Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconson, and parts of Illinois and Nebraska.

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Country-Specific Carriers

- NOTE: For a list of National Postal Services, please see Mail |List of national postal services.

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  • Jetpak (Scandinavia) Jetpak Group is a Scandinavian express logistics company specializing in same day and overnight distribution to Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

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US-Centric

This article ignores the history of package delivery in other countries, notably the country of England, which had a commercial postal delivery service several hundred years before that of the US. I would therefore encourage anyone with knowledge of package delivery in other countries to contribute (cf. Wikipedia Countering Systemic Bias Project) --Gilgongo (talk) 22:44, 13 January 2008 (UTC)

True, though package delivery is not quite the same as parcel post, which I presume you are referring to, though that article need expansion. Cheers ww2censor (talk) 03:07, 14 January 2008 (UTC)

USPS ad

Most of the bottom part of the article looks like an advertising of USPS.. especially in reference to their tracking and "low-cost" services. There are almost no citations. --Preceding unsigned comment added by 173.3.246.53 (talk) 02:36, 31 December 2010 (UTC)

  • I have cleaned up some to this.Pkgx (talk) 13:22, 13 November 2015 (UTC)

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