Amazon reports that customers saved $2 billion in holiday shipping

Amazon reported that its customers saved $2 billion in shipping costs this holiday season.
Amazon announced that its customers saved about $2 billion on shipping costs this holiday season, thanks to its Prime two-day shipping program as well as its free shipping offer for orders over $35. 

UPS and FedEx raise shipping prices

Shipping prices are going up for large boxes delivered by FedEx and UPS.
Beginning in January, both UPS and FedEx will be changing their pricing structure, effectively raising their prices for many.

Christmas wrap-up: 98 percent of packages arrived on time

Most Christmas presents made it under the tree this year, thanks to increased shipping efforts.
According to The Wall Street Journal, an impressive 98 percent of packages were delivered on time for Christmas celebrations.

Is Free Shipping Day the next Black Friday?

Free Shipping Day may become the next big American shopping holiday.
Thursday Dec. 18th was Free Shipping Day, when over 1,000 online retailers agreed to offer free shipping on all products with no minimum purchase required. 

Monday, Dec. 15th, was the busiest shipping day of the season

USPS had its busiest shipping day of the holiday season on Monday.
According to CNN, Monday, Dec. 15th, was the holiday season's peak shipping day at FedEx and USPS.