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Updates and latest news from the Chapman Freeborn OBC team around the world.


Multi-tasking is required

Helen Guo is new to the On Board Courier (OBC) or hand-carry industry. Her new role as a Chapman Freeborn OBC Broker is complex and while it leverages her strengths, it’s different from her past work experience.

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When we say next day service, we mean it.

Chapman Freeborn OBC prides itself in Next Day service. Broker, John Prompanya, received an inquiry for time critical job from the American Mid-West to Central America.

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Some Advice from Veteran Time Travelers

Our Chapman Freeborn On Board Couriers expertly manage ‘time travel’ on tight turnaround schedules, but when traveling for more than a day or two, they suggest adding these techniques:

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Chapman Freeborn OBC Adapting to the challenges that the pandemic presents

Since the start of the pandemic, Chapman Freeborn OBC has delivered over 2 tons of time-critical shipments and has travelled over 431,000 km and counting!

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Air Courier Deliveries During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic changed nearly every aspect of life around the globe. From the mandatory wearing of masks in some areas to entire countries being locked down with citizens unable to leave their homes except for the most essential of duties; the effects of the pandemic are far-reaching and extensive.

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The Future of the Courier Business: What to Expect

The future of the courier business is a significant one, largely due to the high level of value an on board courier provides. How the market for these couriers might be changing, and what that means for companies and customers all has to be considered.

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Last Minute Options Mean a Great Courier Service

There are a lot of things customers look for in a quality courier service, and one of the most important aspects of that service is the ability to send something last minute, no matter where it needs to go.

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Your Documents and Valuable Items Deserve Hand-Carry Treatment

You should never settle for less than you deserve, and that is true of everything in life. One area where many people often settle for less is in the shipping of important documents or items.

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Expanding OBC Services: What You Need to Know

Companies expand all the time, and the move usually involves a combination of smart business sense and deepening customer service capabilities.

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