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2016 Thanksgiving Operating Schedule

To our Valued Customers,

Tax Airfreight, Inc. will be closed on Thursday, November 24, 2016 and Friday November 25, 2016 in observance of Thanksgiving. 

If you have urgent questions or have an expedited shipment on Friday November 25, 2016 we will have limited Customer Care staff available to answer your calls.  Please contact us at 

1-800-242-6565 or email dispatch@taxair.com

We will return to our normal operating hours on Monday, November 28, 2016.  

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Customer Care department or your Business Development Manager.

We thank you for your continued business and wish you a safe and Happy Thanksgiving.

Tax-Air is committed to providing first class service along with a safe environment for our employees and the general public.

If you have any questions about a shipment, please contact Customer Care at 800-242-6565 or email dispatch@taxair.com

MITA November 8 Event: Trade Updates with China

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Join Tax-Air at the  Madison International Trade Association ( MITA) to learn more about Trade Updates with China

Tuesday, November 8th 11:30am - 2:00pm (with lunch provided)
Fluno Center 601 University Ave., Madison
Cost of Admission Early Bird rate applies until November 1 - $35 Members / $50 for Non-Members Regular rate - $45 for Members, $60 for Non-Members thereafter.

This program is Co-sponsored by Tax Airfreight, ABS Global and ME Dey & Co.

Join Us At The Wisconsin International Trade Conference May 10th 2016!

MMAC’s World Trade Association has proudly hosted the Wisconsin International Trade Conference for 51 years. This annual event brings together individuals involved in global trade to learn from subject matter experts, gain perspectives from international executives and practitioners, share best practices, and improve business strategies.

On Tuesday May10th,2016 Tax-Air will be a major sponsor and also exhibiting at the conference and we would be delighted to see you there. Beginning with an 8:00am breakfast program the day will feature 6 breakout events, 2 International Expert Keynote Presentations and the 2016 Governor’s Export Awards .

Some of the issues being discussed will cover the Top 10 Compliance issues , U.S trade policies, and What’s new in supply chain & logistics for importers and exporters.

Please stop by our booth to say hello and enter your details for a chance to win one of our special event giveaways. We look forward to seeing you!

Service Alert

March 23, 2016

To our Valued Customers,

Due to severe winter weather and hazardous road conditions, the following service areas are currently shutdown or experiencing heavy delays:

  • Minneapolis, MN (MSP) 
    • All operations are currently shutdown. The terminal is closed and is expected to re-open tomorrow, 3/24/2016, at 11:00 A.M..
  • Neenah, WI (NEE)
    • 4 to 6 hr delays expected in the northern portions of Wisconsin.

We will continue to monitor the situation at all of our terminals and provide service updates on our website as they become available. 

If you have any questions about a shipment, please contact your local terminal, Business Development Manager or Corporate Customer Care at 800-242-6565, option 2.

Tax-Air is committed to providing first class service along with a safe environment for our employee

New Chicago Location

Same Neighborhood, New Offices, Same Great Services!

Tax-Air Chicago is Moving!

EFFECTIVE MARCH 11th!

 We are delighted to announce that we
are moving to a new office space that
adds flexibility, usability, better access to the airport and logistical efficiency.
 

New Address:

10700 W Waveland Ave

Suite 300

Franklin Park, IL 60131

New Telephone Numbers:

(847) 678-9677

Toll: (800) 678-9673

Same Fax Number:

(888) 304-5134

Same Email Address:

dispatch@taxair.com

Service Alert

February 3,2016

To our Valued Customers,

Due to severe winter weather, the following service areas will be affected today

Wednesday 2/3/2016

Service areas that will be will be affected today.

Madison WI - (MSN)

MInneapolis MN ( MSP)

Neenah WI ( NEE)

Madison WI- (MSN)

1-2 day service delays on shipments to /from the La Crosse WI areas.

Minneapolis (MSP)/ Eau Claire WI (EAU)

Limited delivery service in the MSP service area. Pick Up service will resume after 12 noon on Wednesday 2-3-16.

Neenah WI ( NEE) 

2-4 hour service delays on pick up and delivery service in the Neenah service areas

We will continue to monitor the situations at these terminals and will post updates on our websitewww.taxair.com.

If you have any questions about a shipment, please contact your local terminal, Business Development Manager or Corporate Customer Care at 800-242-6565, option 2.

Tax-Air is committed to providing first class service along with a safe environment for our employee

Service Bulletin

To our Valued Customers,

Due to severe winter weather, the following service areas will affected today

Tuesday 2/2/2016:

Service areas that will be will be affected today.

Madison WI - (MSN)

Minneapolis MN ( MSP)

Neenah WI ( NEE)

Madison WI (MSN)

The following Madison service point LaCrosse, Onalaska, Holmen, Arcadia, Winona, West Salem, Sparta, Tomah, Necedah, Mauston, New Lisbon, Viroqua, Westby, Westfield Columbus, Fall River, Montello, Adam-Friendship. Following routes will be impacted due to heavy snow amounts with blowing and drifting for Tuesday 2/2/2016 and will begin service to these areas again on 2/3/2016 based off snow amounts and accumulations for the following areas listed above.

Minneapolis (MSP)/ Eau Claire WI (EAU)

South of EAU will only be serviced early this morning, most businesses are closed or will be closing early today. MSP will not be servicing south of the metro area due to snow. Mankato and Rochester area businesses are also shut down or will be closing early. Heavy snow is expected to start around 0900 .

Neenah WI (NEE) 

Local Zones 1 through 3 will only be serviced by Neenah after 3pm CST today - all other Neenah services areas will not be serviced after 3pm CST today.

We will continue to monitor the situations at these terminals and will post updates on our websitewww.taxair.com.

If you have any questions about a shipment, please contact your local terminal, Business Development Manager or Corporate Customer Care at 800-242-6565, option 2.

Tax-Air is committed to providing first class service along with a safe environment for our employees

Service Bulletin

 

To our Valued Customers,


We are currently experiencing the following service delays at these terminals due to snow , high winds and ice:

Milwaukee,WI-  2-4 hours behind on all service areas

Madison, WI-  2 -4 hours behind on all service areas

Neenah , WI- service will resume service at 11am CST to all service areas . There will be no service to Wausau and Wisconsin Rapids today.

Chicago ,IL- 2 -4 hours behind on all service areas

 

We will continue to monitor the situations at these terminals and will post updates on our website www.taxair.com.

If you have any questions about a shipment, please contact your local terminal, Business Development Manager or Corporate Customer Care at 800-242-6565, option 2.

Tax-Air is committed to providing first class service along with a safe environment for our employees.

Weather Bulletin

To our Valued Customers,

We are currently experiencing service delays at the following terminals due to snow, high winds and ice:

Milwaukee WI

Madison, WI

Neenah, WI

Chicago, IL

We will continue to monitor the situations at these terminals and will post updates on our website www.taxair.com.

If you have any questions about a shipment, please contact your local terminal, Business Development Manager or Corporate Customer Care at 800-242-6565, option 2.

Tax-Air is committed to providing first class service along with a safe environment for our employees.

Rate Increase 2016

December 18th, 2015

Tax Airfreight, Inc. announced today that it will implement a general rate increase averaging 3.9 percent, applicable to non-contractual business.  The increase will be effective 1-1-16 and is the first increase since 2014.

This increase is intended to help offset the rising costs of doing business, which include contending with the nationwide shortage of qualified drivers, increased regulatory compliance, higher equipment costs and technology upgrades. All are in an effort to maintain our superior service product.

Tax Airfreight, Inc. is also on 1-1-16 changing our Storage Fee definition located in our Terms and Conditions dated 12-19-14. It shall now read:

After 4 calendar days and not including the first applicable weekend, a fee of $4.00 per day per skid spot will be charged. A minimum of 1 skid spot will be charged.

Tax Airfreight, Inc. Terms and Conditions can be viewed on the home page of our website @ www.taxair.com.

As always, we appreciate your business and your continued loyalty to Tax-Air. Feel free to contact your Business Development Manager with any questions at 1-800-242-6565.