The goal of our expedited freight shipping service is to get your shipment where it needs to be. By using multiple shipment methods such as exclusive truckload, commercial airlines, charters and ‘hot shots’, via cargo van or straight truck, your parcel arrives on time.
So, when your aircraft part needs to be there at 3am on a Sunday morning, or a plant goes down at 11 p.m. on Christmas Eve, SEKO is available to handle your most critical needs.
- Outstanding service and competitive pricing, seven days a week, 365 days a year
- Experienced routing specialists who will tailor the service to meet your specific requirements
- Dedicated and part-charter flights to handle time-sensitive deliveries
- Proactive communication with a personal touch
- Express, Standard, Economy and Charter services available
AIR FREIGHT CHARTERS
For the largest and most urgent aircraft engines, sports cars and other high value and time sensitive oversized needs - including product launches - we provide full service air charter support.
NEXT FLIGHT OUT
- SEKO Next Flight Out is a time critical service for situations where even ‘next day’ just isn’t fast enough
- Regular, accurate status and location updates throughout the delivery
- All shipments are tracked online via MySEKO - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
- No weight restrictions, and we can even do the packing for you
- Also available on Saturdays and Sundays and every holiday
EXCLUSIVE USE VEHICLES
In addition to the management of our own trucks, SEKO Logistics has access to hundreds of assets from EUV providers - allowing us to allocate assets exactly when and where you need them across the USA.
NEXT DAY, NEXT DAY AM, SECOND DAY
When you have a day or two to play with, SEKO Logistics can provide you with a range of air/ground options which are on time and within budget. SEKO’s flexible service levels give you options when you need them most.
Expedite & Urgent FAQ's
Expedited shipping is a shipping service that allows customers to receive their packages or goods faster than the standard shipping option. The primary goal of expedited shipping is to deliver the shipment in a shorter time frame, reducing the delivery time compared to regular shipping methods.
You should consider using expedited shipping in the following situations:
- Time-sensitive items: If you need to receive an item urgently or within a specific timeframe, expedited shipping can help ensure prompt delivery. This is especially important for time-sensitive events, special occasions, or critical business needs.
- Last-minute gifts: If you're ordering a gift for someone and realize you're running out of time, expedited shipping can ensure the gift arrives on time and avoids disappointment.
- Emergency situations: In certain emergency situations where you require a particular item quickly, expedited shipping can be a lifesaver.
- Business needs: For businesses that rely on timely delivery of goods to fulfill orders or meet customer demands, expedited shipping may be necessary to maintain customer satisfaction and loyalty.
- Limited availability: If the item you're purchasing has limited stock, expedited shipping can help ensure you secure it before it sells out.
- Avoiding delays: During busy seasons, like holidays or peak shopping times, regular shipping may experience delays. Using expedited shipping can help you bypass potential delays and ensure your package arrives on time.
Expedited shipping offers several advantages that can be beneficial in various situations. Some of the key advantages include:
- Faster delivery
- Time-sensitive situations
- Increased reliability
- Tracking and monitoring
- Customer satisfaction
- Peace of mind
- Limited stock or availability
- Avoiding delays
Arranging expedited shipping is a straightforward process. Here are the general steps to help you arrange expedited shipping for your package:
- Choose a shipping carrier: Start by selecting a reputable shipping carrier that offers expedited shipping services.
- Check delivery options: Once you've chosen a shipping carrier, visit their website or contact their customer service to explore the available expedited shipping options. Common options include next-day delivery, 2-day delivery, or 3-day delivery, but the specific options may vary depending on the carrier and your location.
- Get a shipping quote: Obtain a shipping quote for the expedited service you require.
- Package your item: Properly package your item to ensure it is secure during transit. Use appropriate packaging materials and follow any guidelines provided by the shipping carrier to avoid potential damage during shipping.
- Label your package: Clearly label your package with the shipping address and any necessary shipping labels or instructions provided by the carrier.
- Choose the expedited service: When shipping your package online, during the checkout process, you will have the option to select the desired expedited shipping service. If arranging in person or over the phone, inform the shipping carrier representative about your preference for expedited shipping.
- Pay for the service: Complete the payment for the expedited shipping service. You may be able to pay online using a credit card or through other accepted payment methods.
- Obtain a tracking number: After arranging the expedited shipping service, you will typically receive a tracking number. This number allows you to monitor the progress of your shipment and get real-time updates on its delivery status.
- Monitor the shipment: Keep an eye on the tracking updates to know when your package is expected to arrive. If you have any concerns or questions about the delivery, you can contact the shipping carrier's customer service for assistance.
Cost considerations for expedited shipping can vary based on several factors. Here are some of the key factors that can influence the cost of expedited shipping:
- Shipping Carrier and Service Level
- Package Weight and Dimensions
- Distance and Destination
- Urgency of Delivery
- Insurance and Additional Services
- Seasonal or Peak Periods
- Negotiated Rates
- Residential vs. Commercial Addresses
- Special Handling Requirements
- Promotions and Discounts
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