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Find out your REAL rate increases for 2019

  ‘Tis the season for annual carrier rate increases! FedEx and UPS may have both announced an average 4.9% increase in FedEx fees and UPS fees, and USPS a 2.5% increase, but do you know what your ACTUAL increase will be? As the supply chain industry hits its holiday peak, GRIs threaten to [...]

Does Your Supply Chain Technology Measure Up?

  Zero Down utilizes our proprietary software FreightOptics, the most innovative supply chain visibility platform in the industry. FreightOptics leads the competition in technological capabilities, overall visibility, and ease of use. Our cloud-based platform is built in an open-source [...]

Press Release: Zero Down Launches General Rate Increase Technology Tool (GRITT)

We’ve launched our new General Rate Increase Technology Tool, GRITT, and the word is out just in time for the 2019 increases. Supply Chain Dive featured our latest news, and you can read all about it below. Contact us today for a free assessment of your new rates! Zero Down Supply Chain [...]

Shipping Charge Corrections are Starting to Add Up

Over the summer, UPS quietly made a change to their fees. After another small change in September though, shippers need to start listening, or this Holiday Season is going to be a rough one for their bottom line. Back in June, UPS implemented a new audit fee on shipping charge corrections [...]

When Less Is More: How to Avoid Profit-Eating Accessorial Fees

  This article originally appeared on ParcelIndustry.com. In fashion, accessorizing is a great way to get noticed. However, in the shipping industry, accessorial fees will make you stand out for all the wrong reasons. Accessorial fees bleed profits from your supply chain and often can be [...]

GRIs are Coming . . .

Unless you’re new to the shipping industry, you probably know what the fourth quarter means: General Rate Increases (GRIs). Around this time each year, both FedEx and UPS announce their GRIs for the upcoming year. Each year for the past five years, this has meant a consistent increase by both [...]

How Zero Down Achieved $27,000 of Refunds for Our Client in the First 3 Months

    At Zero Down Supply Chain Solutions, we are proud of the impact our supply chain services have on our clients’ businesses. Not only do we protect their bottom line as a leading supply chain optimization company, but we save them significant time and valuable resources through our [...]

We’re Celebrating 15 Years in Business!

This is a landmark year for Zero Down. We’ve been in business for 15 years and we’re proud to celebrate our success. For 15 years, we’ve offered our clients best in class supply chain services, parcel auditing services, business intelligence services for supply chain, duty draw back services, [...]

Zero Down Supply Chain Solutions is Parcel Magazine’s latest “Hot Company”

Zero Down Featured as Top Supply Chain Industry Resource in Parcel Magazine’s Annual Hot Companies Issue SUNRISE, Fla. – SEPTEMBER 14, 2018 – Zero Down Supply Chain Solutions is pleased to announce the company’s inclusion in Parcel Magazine’s annual “Hot Companies” issue for the 2018-2019 year. [...]

Three Clever Money-Saving Strategies

If you’re on our email list, chances are you’re already implementing these savvy ways to save on shipping. If you haven’t seen our email campaign, or just need a refresher, read on! The Zero Down services are tried and proven to reduce transportation expenses for our clients. Our expert team [...]