COURIER COMPANIES IN SOUTH AFRICA
There are numerous courier organizations in South Africa. These companies include DHL, FedEx, XPS, DHL, TNT, Courier-it, Postnet, UPS, UTI and Aerospeed Couriers to mention a small fraction of the courier companies in South Africa. Some courier companies in South Africa specialise on local deliveries, while other courier companies in South Africa provide the whole range of solutions. These courier companies in South Africa do local within town or city deliveries. They also offer an over night service to whatever major hub in the country within an hour or so from an air-port for distribution at 10 thirty in the morning. Locations further than an hr or so from a commercial air-port are either sent later the next day or the next day. Many courier companies in South Africa also offer international service for letter, documents and packages, big as well as little. The courier companies in South Africa that carry out worldwide business will supply this service as long as an international air-port serves the nation. They usually have sites at the main international airport and smaller hubs at all the major centres throughout the desired destination organization. Many courier services in South Africa additionally offer a same day service within a city or perhaps any location in that nation that has a day-to-day service or services from that hub to the other commercial airports in the rest of the nation served by the same day service. Most same day letter delivery allow documents, parcels and bundle for same day to be shipped that day up to midnight, provided the package is collected fairly early in the morning at the source. For same day delivery there must also be a good daily air service to the destination airport. Most major courier companies in South Africa operate on a hub and spoke doctrine. Hubs are usually situated at some central place or city near an air port. Distributions along the spokes are taken to the main hub and then delivered locally or internationally.