March 10, 2011
FedEx Express recently launched two new time-definite services, First Overnight Freight and 2Day AM. From their press release the services are described as follows:
- FedEx First Overnight Freight will offer nationwide, early-morning delivery of critical air freight shipments. Most markets will have a 9 a.m. delivery commitment. This service is tailored for customers with urgent manufacturing, distribution or replenishment needs and for palletized shipments weighing more than 151 lbs. Industries who will use this service include distribution, manufacturing, industrial machinery and science/medical.
- The new FedEx 2Day A.M. service will provide a 10:30 a.m. delivery commitment time for shipments with two-day delivery to most areas in the U.S. This service also is available for return shipments.