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CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR SCHEDULE

Dear Valued Accelerated Customers, We will be closed on Monday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas Holiday. All operations throughout the week leading into the holiday will remain normal. Please allow one additional transit day for recoveries made on December 24th. We will be closed on Monday, January 1st, in observance...

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THANKSGIVING SCHEDULE NOVEMBER 23, 2017

Accelerated offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd, to observe the Thanksgiving Day holiday. No services will be offered on this day.  We will return to normal operations on Friday, November 24th. The corporate office will be closed on Friday, November 24th.  Cargo tendered on Wednesday, November 22nd will have...

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RATE CHANGES FOR 2018

November 15th, 2017   Attention Valued Accelerated Customer: The last few years have been very challenging for all of us in the transportation industry. There are several areas that have strongly impacted the cost of doing business. Some of these include: Extremely large rate increases in all forms of insurance – health, workman’s compensation,...

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TRANSFER FEE UPDATE

Transfer Fee   Accelerated Inc., has tried to continue handling Forward Air Pick-Ups without additional cost, however due to extended waiting times and customers unable to assist in helping the continued issues, we are now being forced to add a transfer fee for all pick-ups at Forward Air. Currently ACC has a Transfer...

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DIM FACTOR UPDATE EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 15TH, 2017

September 20, 2017 Dear Accelerated Valued Customer: Accelerated reserves the right to assess transportation charges based on volume. Effective October 15th, we will implement a dim factor of 200. Dimensional weight is calculated by multiplying length by width by height (all in inches) and dividing by the dim factor of 200. The...

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HURRICANE IRMA SERVICE DISRUPTIONS – UPDATE 9/13/17

Attention valued customers, All inbound, outbound, and local service in the Florida market is still suspended at this time due to power outages, fuel shortages, and blocked roads. We will provide updates as soon as decisions are made. Please note due to a backlog of Florida bound freight, transit times will be delayed once freight begins to...

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JULY 4TH HOLIDAY HOURS

Accelerated, Inc. will be closed Tuesday, July 4th, for the Independence Day Holiday. We will not be providing PU&D or Line-haul services on this day. We will run normal operations Monday, July 3rd, prior to the holiday closure. We will resume normal operations on Wednesday, July 5th. Please note- any recoveries made from airline...

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MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

Accelerated, Inc. will be closed Monday, May 29th, for the Memorial Day Holiday. We will not be providing PU&D or Line-haul services on this day. We will run normal operations Saturday and Sunday, May 27th and May 28th, prior to the holiday closure. We will resume normal operations on Tuesday, May 30th. Please note-...

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THC FEE UPDATE FOR 2017

Attention Valued Accelerated Customer:   The last few years have been very challenging for all of us in the transportation industry. There are several areas that have strongly impacted the cost of doing business, one of which is becoming AMS/ACE certified to streamline efficiencies on import cargo. With this value-added service and others,...

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AMS/ACE CAPABILITIES COMING SOON!

Dear Valued Customer, Accelerated is taking the next step for Import convenience and transparency by adding AMS to our capabilities in the following markets. We ask that you begin electronically nominating us no later than April 3, 2017.   Firm Code Verification for April 3, 2017: ATL: M933, BNA: Q088, CLT: O708, CVG: I378,...

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