Platform updates: December 2016
Here you will find all updates, features, and bug fixes to the Shipwire Platform for December, 2016
- FedEx and UPS General Rate Increase: Effective December 26, 2016, and January 2, 2017, respectively, UPS and FedEx will increase rates across a variety of service levels. These new rates will be reflected in the Shipwire Platform on January 16, 2017. Learn more about these rate increases.
- New DIM Divisor for FedEx and UPS: Effective January 8, 2017, and January 2, 2017, respectively, UPS and FedEx will implement a new DIM divisor for U.S. domestic packages. When processing UPS and FedEx shipments, we will use a DIM divisor of 166 for packages less than or equal to 1,728 cubic inches. DIM weight for packages greater than 1,728 cubic inches will be calculated based on a DIM divisor of 139. These changes will be reflected in the Shipwire Platform on January 16, 2016. Read more about how Dimensional Weight is calculated.