- Regional shipping companies are slowly grabbing market share from FedEx (FDX) and UPS (UPS) as the patch together networks which make their service a viable option for big companies such as Amazon, Walgreen, or Avon Products.
- The lean companies offer better rates and faster delivery in some markets.
- Regional shippers account for 3% of the total market and will see their combined revenue top $1B for the first time this year.
Smaller shippers edging in on FedEx and UPs
Dec 19 2013, 07:02 ET