Business, Technology, Fuel, TCA

Uber, Lyft Add Fuel Surcharges for Rides, Deliveries

Uber and Lyft stickers on a windshield A ride-share car displays Uber and Lyft stickers. (Richard Vogel/Associated Press)

Ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are tacking on a fuel surcharge for customers to help drivers offset the cost of record-high gas prices.

Rick Sobey | Boston Herald
March 14, 2022
Business, Logistics

FedEx Will Shun Most Home Holiday Fees, Unlike UPS

FedEx and UPS Plane Tomás Del Coro/Flickr

FedEx Corp. will forgo most holiday surcharges on home deliveries this year, drawing a contrast with plans for stepped-up fees at UPS Inc. amid a surge in online shopping.

Mary Schlangenstein | Bloomberg News
August 3, 2017

Carriers Can Achieve Significant Savings by Altering Practices, Consultants Say

Trucking companies should consider altering the ways they levy and maintain fuel surcharges or risk additional red ink from diesel and gasoline costs this year, industry consultants and analysts advise.

April 19, 2010