Specialize in the transportation between locations. For example, they might transport inventory between your factory and warehouse or you and your retail buyer. Consider the following when weighing a parcel transportation provider:
1. Origin location
2. Destination location
4. Shipping methods
5. Service levels
6. Pricing and discounts
Remember to consider import/export taxes and duties if you transport freight globally.
Traditional parcel transportation providers include DHL, FedEx, UPS, and the USPS. Same-day delivery is normally handled by local couriers like Postmates and UberRush. Transportation marketplaces like Flexport, Freightos, and GrandJunction connect buyers and sellers.