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Disruption of Ground and Air Parcels
Thu May 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 amFree
Presenter: Steve Setka, InXpress Winnipeg
Join us to discuss the disruptions, changes and precautions in the parcel network during COVID-19. As well as an overview of the 5-10 major regional, national, and international parcel carriers for both ground and air. Each carrier provides different service levels ranging from guaranteed expedited to ground service and of which the timelines and prices differ greatly. Carriers being covered include but are not limited to Canpar, DHL, Fed Ex, UPS, Purolator, Canada Post, USPS, Loomis, and a few regional and city wide carriers. We will also touch on the difference between direct carriers and 3PL re-sellers.
Attendee will learn the following:
1. Service levels and pricing for air and ground parcels
2. Your options when choosing a carrier
3. The difference between direct to carrier and 3PL platforms
Steve Setka and Tom Setka are the owners of InXpress Winnipeg, a local business that specializes in helping Manitoba companies reduce their international courier and small parcel costs by setting up programs that specifically meet their clients’ needs. Tom is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 30 years of experience helping companies grow by identifying and implementing innovative solutions. Steve is a St. Paul’s High School and University of Manitoba graduate with several years of experience overseas. Together they provide unique and resourceful shipping options that positively impact their clients’ bottom line.
This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e., from a computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online.Online registration will close at 3:00 p.m. the day prior to the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888