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Airport Courier Service

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Why Use an Airport Courier Service with TSA-Certified Drivers

Why Use an Airport Courier Service with TSA-Certified Drivers? Imagine this: you run a business, and an important piece of equipment breaks down. You need a replacement part ASAP, but the part is in stock across the country. Or you're part of a...

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Reduce Your Liability: The True Value Of the right Insurance Coverage

Video originally recorded in September 2022

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car on lift in auto shop

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Case Study: From Toughest Route to Trusted Auto Parts Delivery Partner

How a Contracted Delivery Model Improved an Auto Parts Distributor's Deliveries in Virginia and Maryland

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Case Study: How Dedicated Drivers Optimized a Lab's STAT Deliveries

Optimizing Lab Specimen Delivery With Dedicated Drivers

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What's the difference between last-mile and time-critical deliveries?

...and What's Driving The Cost of Time-Critical and last-mile Deliveries?

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Excel Courier Celebrates Lab Week: April 14-20, 2024

The Power Behind the Diagnosis: Celebrating Medical Laboratory Professionals

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Patient getting sample drawn in a medical setting

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How Labs Partner With Medical Couriers to Advance Patient Diagnostics

The field of medical diagnostics is constantly pushing boundaries. Breakthrough advancements in personalized medicine and molecular testing promise...

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Data Center Relocation Logistics for Securely Moving Server Racks

Data centers house the beating heart of our digital world. They store and process critical information, ensuring everything from smooth online...

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What Does a Courier Service Do?

Why Use a Courier Service? Need a faster, more reliable way to get your packages, documents, or critical goods where they need to be? Look no further...

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data center server racks

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Case Study: Secure Server Rack Decommissioning And Relocation Logistics

How Excel's Logistics Solutions Helped A Global Logistics Company With Their Complex Server Rack Moves

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Warehouse pallet jack boxes

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Case Study: Quickly Expanding A Client's Nationwide Logistics Network

Building A National Logistics Network For A Home Improvement Company While Cutting Costs

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Jennifer Douglas Promoted to Client Services Manager

We are excited to share an important promotion. Effective Monday, February 26, 2024, Jennifer Douglas is promoted to Client Services Manager!...

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Cold Chain Logistics Down to the Last-Mile

The Importance of Temperature Control in 2024 The cold chain has been deemed one of the "fastest-growing sectors in supply chain logistics",...

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Same Day Parts Delivery

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Same-Day Parts Delivery For OE and Aftermarket Auto Parts

Your Parts Department's Missing Link The auto parts industry is witnessing significant growth due to the rising number of vehicles on the road. With...

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Lifesaving Last-Mile Medical Specimen Delivery

Home Stretch Organ Delivery to Ensure You're Home for the Holidays Most individuals are fortunate enough to never have to confront the harsh...

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4 Problems Solved by a Dedicated Courier Service in 2024

Four Problems That Dedicated Courier Service Solves For Delivery Operations Dedicated Courier Service offers great flexibility to companies with...

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Customize Your Dedicated Delivery Service

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Customizing Your Managed Transportation Services

Dedicated delivery services provided by a courier or transportation partner can solve several delivery operation issues, such as addressing driver...

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The Courier Service Experience Starts With Quality Driver Training

Investing in A Courier Service that Prioritizes Quality Driver Training If you're a company with your own delivery operations, you know firsthand the...

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Excel Courier Keeps Pace With 20,000 Others in Richmond 10k

Excel Courier Walks for a Cause in the Ukrop's Monument Ave 10k On Saturday, April 22nd, Excel Courier, alongside 20,000 others, participated in the...

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Celebrate Medical Lab Professionals Week 2023 with Excel Courier!

Recognizing the Crucial Role of Medical Laboratory Professionals in Healthcare

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Excelebrate Good Times: Our Annual State of Excel Party

State of Excel Event Overview There's a party going on right here! The last weekend of February may seem like an ordinary weekend for most, but for...

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Excel Courier Operations

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Meet Our Delivery Operations Team: Building Trust Through Communication

High-Level Communication, Customized Care What gives you the confidence to use a delivery service partner? We've recently asked clients and vendors...

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Video: Developing a Career At Excel Courier

Developing a career path at Excel Courier is meant to be a fulfilling, unique experience for everyone. Building a framework that fits your goals and...

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Video: Easily Place On-Call Orders Online With Excel Courier

Did You Know Excel Courier Has An Online Ordering System?

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Courier Management Technology

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Streamline Your Delivery Orders Using EDI or API

Why Companies With High-Volume Order Input Should Use EDI or API

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Route Optimization

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Route Optimization: Improve Your Delivery Operations in 2023

What is Route Optimization? Route optimization is a planning method that finds the most efficient route between locations and streamlines the...

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Chris' Corner Office: Courier Industry Veterans

Chris' Corner Office: Courier Industry Veterans With Special Guest Richard Ziemba from Open Road Courier

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Excel Courier team holding their Strength Mugs

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Developing and Trusting Your Team's Strengths

Trusting Your Team's Unique Values Gone are the days of micromanaging everything your trustworthy team does. Haven't you already put them through the...

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The Couriers Behind The Wheel

meet your couriers during Driver Appreciation Week!

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Driver Appreciation

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Chris' Corner Office: Celebrating Driver Appreciation Week

Help Us Celebrate Driver Appreciation Week September 12-16, 2022 Hi. I am here to talk about something that’s very important to us. Driver...

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10 Courier Moments in Star-Studded Movies and TV

10 Courier Moments Featured in Movies and TV Couriers have become cultural icons in large and small ways, sometimes even explosive. As it turns out,...

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Surgical Instruments

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Sterile Logistics: Could A Medical Courier Be The Missing Link?

Sterile logistics is an essential part of the medical field because clean instruments mean patients are protected from infectious pathogens. Sterile...

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Same-Day Delivery For Cell and Gene Therapy Research & Clinical Trials

Cell & Gene Therapy Companies Use Medical Couriers to Navigate Complex Transportation Logistics Cell and Gene therapy is a quickly growing medical...

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Stephanie Grant Promoted to Executive Vice President

Important announcement! Stephanie Grant has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice President

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Excel Courier feat. in CLDA Magazine About Courier Industry Challenges

Chris Marchetti Talks About Capacity Challenges and Solutions in CLDA Magazine

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Northern Virginia Laboratories

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The Importance of Medical Courier Services in Northern Virginia

The Vital Link between Northern Virginia Hospitals and Laboratories Northern Virginia medical courier services provide a vital link between...

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diversified and flexible carriers measure up to optimal success

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What Shippers Should Consider When Diversifying Their Carrier Strategy

How Diverse Should Your Carrier Strategy Be?

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Medical Courier Delivery Stories

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Medical Delivery Quality Assurance Stories: What You Can Do to Help Prevent Delivery Delays

Mistakes and oversights that occur during a critical medical delivery could result in the loss of life. Right for the shock value! Yes, because in...

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Medical Specimen Integrity

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Maintaining Specimen Integrity In Extreme Conditions

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, indoor, outdoor, North or South, land, air, or sea; medical specimens are transported to labs in all conditions. During...

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Exploring the Partnership Between Medical Couriers and Laboratories

Medical Couriers and Lab Professionals: A Vital Relationship for Timely and Accurate Diagnosis Happy Medical Laboratory Professionals Week! Medical...

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a Medical Lab Technician at work

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The Critical Role of a Medical Lab Technician

The Critical Role of a Medical Lab Technician

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Medical Courier Service and Maryland Life Sciences

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Maryland's Thriving Life Sciences Drive Medical Courier Service Demand

Maryland has become an anchor for the United States’ Life Sciences industry, as companies seek centralized communities, robust technology, and a...

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Excel Courier, Courier Service Trucks, Cars and Vans

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5 Ways to Use Dedicated Delivery and Fleet Management Services

Fleet management services, also called dedicated driver services can quite possibly be the quickest way for your organization to save money while...

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