Service Alerts

FedEx Service Alert – Hurricane Maria


Tuesday, September 19, 2017

FedEx is closely monitoring Hurricane Maria. Their contingency plans are in place and, as always, their priorities are the safety and well-being of their team members and minimizing the effects of potential storms on service. FedEx will be prepared to provide service to the best of their ability in areas affected by the storm and as local conditions allow.

Up to date information on weather, advisories can be found at the National Weather Service.

Remar and FedEx care about your safety and we encourage you to prepare for natural disasters. Click here to learn how to prepare your family.

Shipping to affected areas?
To help avoid delays, we encourage you to contact your recipients to verify whether their location is open or able to receive deliveries after this storm.

Note that potential service disruptions may not affect FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Freight, FedEx Office, etc. the same. This may result in different levels of impact as well as cities, states, and ZIP Codes serviced.

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FedEx Service Alert


Tuesday, September 5, 2017

FedEx is closely monitoring Hurricane Irma. Their contingency plans are in place and, as always, their priorities are the safety and well-being of their team members and minimizing the effects of potential storms on service. FedEx will be prepared to provide service to the best of their ability in areas affected by the storm and as local conditions allow.

Up to date information on weather, advisories can be found at the National Weather Service.

Remar and FedEx care about your safety and we encourage you to prepare for natural disasters. Click here to learn how to prepare your family.

Shipping to affected areas?
To help avoid delays, we encourage you to contact your recipients to verify whether their location is open or able to receive deliveries after this storm.

Note that potential service disruptions may not affect FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Freight, FedEx Office, etc. the same. This may result in different levels of impact as well as cities, states, and ZIP Codes serviced.

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Hurricane Matthew Service Alert


We have just heard from many of our carries about the impact that Hurricane Matthew may have in their service areas. Here is what they are saying:

FedEx:

unknownFedEx is closely monitoring Hurricane Matthew. Contingency plans are in place to ensure the safety and well-being of our their members and to minimize the effects of the storm on service. These storms often cause pickup and delivery delays and disruptions for FedEx customers. FedEx will be prepared to provide service to the best of their ability in areas affected by the storm and as local conditions allow.

You can check for FedEx updates by following this link.

USPS:

The U.S. Postal Service is monitoring the progress of Hurricane Matthew. With its current track, the hurricane is poised to have significant impacts along the Florida coast and northward into Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. In preparation, they have begun to take the necessary steps to prepare for the storm.

As the impacts to postal operations are identified, updated information will be posted to the USPS Alerts website accessed through the RIBBS webpage, http://ribbs.usps.gov/, and http://about.usps.com/service-alerts/welcome.htm/.

UPS:

Hurricane Matthew is impacting service in areas of the Southeast this week and their team is monitoring weather conditions. At this time, there will be no pickups or deliveries today in affected areas of South Carolina where immediate evacuations have been ordered.

They will work to ensure the safety of their employees and to not impact evacuation routes while minimizing effects on service. Contingency plans are being implemented to ensure that shipments arrive at their final destinations as quickly as conditions permit.

At this time, Florida is fully operational and their team will continue to assess conditions and decisions by the local authorities.

Visit ups.com for the latest information about service impacts and to track the status of your packages. As they assess local conditions during the storm they will post ZIP codes where no pickups or deliveries are being made, which will be updated as new information becomes available.

DHL:

DHL Express is currently monitoring Hurricane Matthew, which is expected to impact areas from Florida to coastal Georgia and the Carolinas with flooding and damaging winds. Although some areas may experience unavoidable shipment delays, DHL has been proactively managing its network to minimize these delays and will provide local DHL pickup and delivery services in areas that can be safely accessed and where conditions allow.

They encourage those within the areas of impact to take all necessary measures to remain safe and heed the warnings of local, state and federal authorities.

The DHL Express International Service Guarantee does not apply for late shipment delivery of DHL Express shipments caused by natural disasters.

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FedEx, UPS, & DHL Service Alert


FedEx:

We have received word from FedEx that flooding is causing hazardous conditions in Louisiana and Mississippi.

Their top priority is the safety and well-being of their team members, as well as providing the highest level of service to their customers. Although contingency plans are in place, some service delays and disruptions can be anticipated for inbound and outbound shipments in the Louisiana and Mississippi areas.

FedEx is committed to providing service to the best of their ability in areas that can be safely accessed.

UPS:

We are hearing from UPS that severe flooding may impact service in areas of Louisiana. There will be limited pickups or deliveries today in the affected areas.

UPS will work to ensure the safety of their employees while minimizing effects on service. Contingency plans are in place to ensure that shipments arrive at their final destinations as quickly as conditions permit.

Visit ups.com® for the latest information on service delays, including a list of ZIP codes where pickups and deliveries may be impacted today. Continue to track your packages to determine if you will be impacted.

DHL:

Lastly, this is what we are hearing from DHL. Torrential rain has led to severe flooding in Louisiana Pick-up and delivery service may be impacted.

We will keep you posted as we continue to get information.

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