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DON'T COMMIT COURIER CRUELTY!


It's a competitive world in the courier industry. Everyone is after the lowest rate, and companies routinely undercut one another to offer that rate. These rates are set by managers and owners who rarely, if ever, take pay cuts to make up for the loss of revenue that comes from constantly dropping rates. Instead, it's the courier who suffers.

You see, many courier companies nowadays don't actually employ any couriers. Instead, they force their couriers to be dedicated independent contractors. This is done so that they can pay these individuals less than minimum wage.

Most couriers work on a commission basis, getting a percentage of each job they do. Because this system allows them to, companies will hire an inordinate amount of couriers to have as many dispersed across the city as possible, making it easier to meet all their clients' demands.

So, with these factors in mind, let's take a look at what might actually be considered a "good" day in the life of a common courier:

Angela (our courier) calls her dispatcher at 7 AM to check for work, which usually starts flowing in around 8. She lives near the Denver Tech Center, so her days often consist of driving back and forth to downtown Denver, with a couple of hours downtime to sit in her car and eat or read.

Today, however, she is lucky, and gets a bit of a distance run to Castle Rock. Getting out of the city is good, because you can escape traffic and rack up miles. Of course, more miles also means more fuel, and more wear and tear to Angela's car, and she pays out of pocket for things like that.

That Castle Rock run gets her $14.40 (45% of the total cost of the run, which is $32.00). Fortunately, she gets one coming back to downtown Denver, and makes another $14.40 on that drive, too.

She is busy all day, with just enough time to eat lunch, and gets back home at six after a last minute run. All in all, Angela does 20 runs over the course of her 11 hour workday, taking in an average of $5 per run. She has used $30 of gas, making her total pay before taxes $70, or $6.36/hour.

This is courier cruelty.

At Cheetah, we employ only as many experienced folks as we need, and our couriers get at least 80% of the charge for each run they do. They make even more for long distance runs. We think that is why, after almost four years, we have never had a single courier quit our company.

So if you are not using Cheetah, then please make sure your couriers are being treated fairly.

Thank you.

FASTER THAN THE FAX MACHINE


Sick of seeing courier companies and disconnected employers take advantage of dedicated bicyclists and drivers risking life and limb to get packages safely to their destinations, Jeremy Bernier founded Cheetah Couriers in 2007. A well known, highly experienced courier himself, Jeremy's goal with Cheetah is to treat both his couriers and clients with the utmost respect and fairness. Cheetah aims to become a name synonymous with impeccable, friendly, and inexpensive service.

Each Cheetah Courier owns a part of the company and is therefore encouraged to attract new clients. They are the best treated couriers in an industry that all too often overlooks the real workers. This business model helps to forge lasting relationships and inspires clients to comment on or critique our work, and to feel comfortable and confident that they are getting the most from their courier service.

Also, Cheetah delivers cupcakes and other treats for THE SHOPPE!

As of January 1st, 2009, Cheetah Couriers employs Notary Publics and we are handling Service of Process requests. The cost for issuing a Service of Process is our usual delivery price plus $50. Furthermore, if you're at a downtown office, we can send one of our Notaries to your office to stamp documents for our usual delivery charge plus $5.

In response to popular demand, Cheetah Couriers has recently become bonded for up to $10,000.


CONTACT US


Cheetah Couriers LLP
Post Office Box 3108
Denver, Colorado 80201
303-500-2838
sales@cheetahcouriers.net