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Did you know that 72% of shippers end up in billing disputes because of inaccurate dimensions.
Your Dimensional Dilemma
Static Parcel Dimensioning: Precision in Place
Where To Use Static Parcel Dimensioning
Varied Parcel Sizes
Quality Control Stations
Integration With Workflow
Dynamic Parcel Dimensioning: Efficiency in Motion
Where To Use a Dynamic Parcel Dimensioning
Busy Processing Station
Automated Cross Belt Sorting Systems
Real Time Measurement
Which Dimensioning System Should You Choose?
What is the difference between DIM weight and actual weight?
The actual weight is the exact weight of the product.
DIM weight also called volumetric weight calculates the amount of space a package occupies to its actual weight.
What is DIM weight pricing?
Why is DIM weight pricing important?
How to calculate dimensional weight?
Dimensional weight of the package = L * W * H / Dimensional Divisor
The dimensional divisor is carrier-specific. They vary from carrier to carrier.
How can I avoid overpaying for DIM weight pricing?
- Measure your packages accurately before shipping them.
- Use packaging that is the right size for your products, without any extra space.
- Negotiate with your shipping carrier if possible.