Parcel Magazine - Corporate Profile: Driven to Deliver for Over Three Decades

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Eastern Connection, the premier, regional small-package overnight carrier on the East Coast, has been driven to deliver the most reliable, flexible, and cost-effective shipping and logistics solutions since 1983. Based in Cumberland, RI, we cover over 6,800 ZIP Codes in the Northeast, we have expanded services in the “Rust Belt,” and have 16 facilities. We are open seven days a week, 365 days a year, and we have received rave reviews for seamless deliveries even during the epic snow storms this past winter. 


Services. Includes Next-Day Ground, Priority Overnight, Same-Day/Next-Flight-Out, Second-Day, Logistics & Warehousing, Trucking, and Expedited Mail. We also have a specialized Medical Logistics division.


Strategic advantages. Later pickups, earlier delivers, and pricing significantly less than the nationals. Only service in Northeast that provides next-day ground delivers by end of day.


Highest quality. Advanced technology, including real-time reporting, that matches and sometimes exceeds that of the nationals. Industry’s best record for on-time, intact deliveries. Superior record for claims damage and driver safety.


Guaranteed customer satisfaction. Services that are more personalized and flexible than the nationals.


Accolades. Numerous customer service awards and national media recognition, including WSJ, Inc. Magazine, and NY Times.


Stability. One of the longest-operating and most highly respected carriers in the industry, with original and actively involved ownership. As we keep growing, we remain true to our original values that have led to our industry leadership.