Throughout all of history, people have needed to communicate over long distances. Before there were government regulated postal offices, people had other ways of sending correspondence and packages to people around the world. Today they are called couriers. On a daily basis, anywhere between couriers deliver 15 million to 25 million packages. This number fluctuates […]
Many people never think about the intricacies of the mail system. Even less know the difference between the postal system and couriers. For one thing, the postal office is a government department for delivering mail. Courier services, however, are companies that deliver as needed by their customers. There is a long history of courier services […]
Delivering mail and packages is not a modern-day industry. Though it may not be what people think of when they look at the past, mail has always been around. Every queen had her crown brought to her, every general had their messages delivered, and pen-pals have existed for generations. Since the ancient times when the […]
Fleet Couriers has been in the business for over 20 years, and keeping up with the technology that tracks our same day delivery services in Massachusetts offers us the ability to provide the most in-depth and accurate information possible for our customers. The big question is, how did we get to this point?
At Fleet Couriers, we enjoy knowing where we came from and the major parts of our history. We are a courier service that would not be here if it weren’t for some of the innovations of individuals before us. However, when many individuals think of couriers in Massachusetts, they think mail carriers and package delivery […]
Early courier groups tended to only exist for the sake of transferring army information. Typical mail couriers in Massachusetts worked specifically with the USPS or the Pony Express for years. The few times that many couriers grouped together in order to complete their tasks as a fleet were during the war time. One of the […]