Ship Smarter

Simple steps to help you ship

Explore these steps to determine potential shipping costs and help you evaluate which services make sense for your business.

Step 1: Estimate rates and transit times

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Knowing costs upfront helps you decide which shipping solution is best for your business. See how the shipping distance, box size, weight, and service affects your costs with the interactive rate and transit times tool.

Get rates and transit times

Step 2: Double check your packaging

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Packing materials, dimensional weight, and special handling can all affect the cost of shipping your product. See how you can offer the best service without breaking the bank with packaging tips to protect your products.

Rethink your packaging

Step 3: Save on list rates and earn rewards

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When you open an account with FedEx and sign up for My FedEx Rewards, you can streamline your shipping process, earn discounts on shipping services, and enjoy ongoing offers for a variety of reward items.

Join My FedEx Rewards

Step 4: Increase efficiency with technology solutions

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Running a business is hard work, and sometimes you need help recognizing inefficiencies. Get tools and technology to help you simplify your processes and focus on what you care about most — your core business.

Save time

Step 5: Take advantage of convenient pickups

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Need to ship out a product, but don’t have time to drop it by FedEx? Schedule a pickup and let us come to you. Whether you ship many items or just a few, we offer pickup scheduling options that meet your business needs.

Schedule a pickup

Step 6: Turn online returns into return business

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Want to increase loyalty and draw in new customers? Grow your business with return labels that make it easy for customers and give you an extra marketing touch, and find solutions for fast, cost-efficient returns.

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Optimize your solutions and savings

Consult with our specialist to find the right fit solutions and savings for your business.

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